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Careers Resources

Please click here to view Greenacre Academy’s Career Education plan (2019-2020).
Please click here to view the Careers Policy.

Careers Library

Students have access to careers literature and books in our school library.
The large majority of our books are from ‘How2Become‘ and additional books available to students can be purchased from their website https://www.how2become.com/
A list of books held in our library can be found by clicking here.


Helpful Careers Websites


National website that provides information, advice and guidance to help you make decisions on learning, training and work.


Career pilot is a career tool which will help you decide on your choices at 14, 16 and 18.


My world of work is a website which helps you to understand who you are, where you want to go and how to get there.


TARGETcareers FUTUREWISE is here to help school leavers make decisions about their future. Explore options for careers, university or apprenticeships and get help applying successfully.


Success at School is the place for young people to explore careers, get the lowdown on top employers, and search for the latest jobs, courses and advice.


IMI is all about understanding the local labour markets to support you in your career decisions.


Careers Box contains videos about different careers.


IT Ambassadors is all about connecting students and parents with people who work in the communications and IT sector.


Pure Potential wants to increase applications to the best universities and graduate recruiters from students who have attended state schools and sixth form.  If you are at sixth form or an FE college, its website is useful in providing information on the application process, profiles of universities and changes to tuition fees.


For support reviewing national and local labour markets:




Psychometric Testing
This could be part of the interview or selection process. If you want to find out more about what this means and what these tests might look like then please following the below links.