Careers Education

At Unified Academy, all students in years 8 – 11, have access to a weekly timetabled Careers Education Programme that encompasses the 8 Gatsby Benchmarks.  Students learn through an enriched curriculum which develops the skills and attitudes required to enable students to become successful and independent within adulthood. Students are guided throughout their curriculum with personalised targets to ensure that each learning experience is meaningful and helps every individual achieve their full potential.

Unified Academy supports careers development through high quality and personalised work experience opportunities, internal enterprise projects as well as bespoke planning and preparation of student career pathways.

Click here to view our Careers subject overview

If you require further information on this curriculum subject and the planned outcomes, please contact Louise Kidger lkidger@unifiedacademy.org

My son joined Unified Academy in September 2020 and it is the best educational setting for him.  As a parent, I was apprehensive about my son attending a new place, but the experience for him has been fantastic. Having had a tough time in previous schools, his attitude to attending school has been difficult. Unified Academy has changed his attitude towards school and that is thanks to the positivity of all the staff.  My son finally feels accepted and that is a great weight off my shoulders!

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Careers Inspiration

Our older students were invited to The Skills Hub’s Careers Fair at the Renaissance Hotel in Heathrow last week. They gathered lots of inspiration from the exhibiting companies and organisations and really made the most of the opportunity to talk …

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Celebrating the Positives

We ended the term on a high as students and staff congregated in the hall for our end of term E-Praise Awards ceremony. The hall had been especially decorated for the event with balloon arches to create a sense of …

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East Surrey College Visits

As part of the Unified Academy Careers Programme, year 11 and year 10 students have taken part in a series of visits to East Surrey College.  The aim of the trips was to provide opportunities for students to have meaningful …

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World Book Day

This week has been great fun at Unified Academy – we celebrated World Book Day! Staff dressed up as characters from different books and there were lots of reading activities during enrichment.      World Book Day changes lives through …

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