Careers Information, Advice and Guidance 2018



Hanley Castle High School is committed to providing independent, impartial careers advice and guidance to all students during each step of their school life. We pride ourselves on guiding each student to make an informed decision about their future and will explore all available pathways to help each individual realise their potential.

To help our students make these choices, we have a dedicated programme of careers education and organise a wide range of experiences with external providers, details of which can be found here.

Careers education takes many forms at Hanley Castle, from structured lessons during PSD to interactive employer led events. Each year we have a number of exciting opportunities available to our students, including: careers fairs, mock interviews, employer events, university trips, business and enterprise schemes and much more. More information can be obtained from the Careers Calendar (available from Mr Cotgrave).


Careerometer Widget
How much does a teacher earn? How many hours does a plumber work a week? Are physiotherapists currently in demand? Use the Labour Market Information widget below to compare and contrast a range of professions:


Useful websites

Good starting points:

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Links to specific career pathways:

Careers in Healthcare:


Careers in Engineering


Armed Forces and Emergency Services:


The Careers Team

Adam Cotgrave Martin McTernan Louise Price 
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Careers Leader
Head of Work-related Learning

Careers Co-ordinator
Sixth Form Careers Advisor

Senior Student Support
Officer Careers Advisor

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