Careers Information

Years 12 and 13

During the last week of term in Year 12, students are requested to secure a week’s Internship or Work Placement. The students arrange these placements for themselves on a career path of their choice.

Please see the documents below regarding arranging work experience for download:

Work Experience Letter to Parents 2014 – 2015

Placement Form 2014 – 2015

Medical Information Form

Alternative Pathways and Higher Education talks are offered to Year 12 and 13 students to find out more about the World of Work, Apprenticeships and University, University Courses and Gap Year Opportunities.

Before I applyA useful blog for interview tips, UCAS applications etc.


opendays.comUniversity open day calendar to see all the University open days


UCASThe UCAS support is very strong at AGGS and we aim to provide all our students with the individual help, advice and support needed to enable them to make informed and mature choices about their future.

Young EnterpriseYear 12 students may apply to take part in the Young Enterprise programme.

Which? UniversityWhich? University: a free tool helping you deliver your careers guidance
Bringing together UCAS courses, official data and expert advice from Which?

Connexions TraffordThe Careers Room at the Sixth Form is always available to use at anytime with useful information and guidance and many University prospectuses. Careers interviews can be arranged with our Connexions Adviser, Colette McLoughlin.

Post-18 Options and Careers at AGGS