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  • Parents/Carers:

    Year 7 and Year 13 Parents' Evening, Thursday 17th January 2019, 4.30pm - 7pm. Please ensure you have booked your appointments. We look forward to welcoming you.
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Careers Education Information and Guidance (CEIG) at Thomas Deacon Academy  2018/19

For information about Careers Advice and Guidance at TDA contact Hilary Faulkner, 01733 426060 x6179 hfa@tda.education    

 Thomas Deacon Academy: Provider Access Policy

 
Year 6 Ducks Challenge Year 7 Meet the Professionals Year 8 Dragons Den

Year 6 work in teams to manage their own business making paper ducks which they sell to the buyers for the highest price.

Gatsby Benchmark 4 - Linking curriculum learning to careers.

Business professionals meet groups of Year 7 students who interview them about their transition from school into the world of work.

Gatsby Benchmark 5 - Encounters with employers and employees.

Year 8 entrepreneurs develop a new use for an everyday item and pitch their ideas to a panel of judges from the Peterborough business community.  

Gatsby Benchmark 2 - Learning from career and labour market information.

Year 9 Eyes on The Prize Year 10 Careers Fair Year 11 Careers Interviews

 

Groups of Year 9 students have their aspirations raised after attending university based workshops.

Gatsby Benchmark 7 - Encounters with Further and Higher Education.

The largest career fair in East Anglia provides opportunities for Year 10 students to meet business professionals and learn more about work place opportunities.

Gatsby Benchmark 3 - Experience of work places.

Every Year 11 student at TDA has a one-to-one careers interview with our Careers Advisor, Mrs Saphia Akbar.  

Gatsby Benchmark 8 - Personal guidance.

Sixth Form Information & Guidance


Post 16 students visit UK universities and attend the UCAS Convention and practise their interview skills to prepare for applying to Higher Education.  

Gatsby Benchmark - Addressing the needs of each pupil.

Year 7

Year 8 Choices Assembly 2018

Year 9 Achievement Pathways 2019

Year 10

Year 11

Sixth Form

 Fast Tomato - On-line careers guidance for 12 - 18 year olds - Please enter to access the website