Careers Fair – Wednesday 24th February

The students of Thornaby Academy were invited to look round a Careers Fairs which consisted of 30 exhibitors which were: Stockton Riverside College (Variety of vocational courses) Bede Sixth Form (A-levels) Skills Academy (Foundation Learning courses) Middlesbrough College (Variety of vocational and A-level courses) Cleveland College of Art & Design (Art, Design & Fashion) Askham […]

Career VOOCs

Inspire and motivate young people to fulfil their potential with Career VOOCs Brought to you by Virtual College, Career VOOCs are free, short online courses that give young people a fun and interactive way to explore potential careers. Website – http://careervooc.co.uk/  


Careermag is a brand new magazine packed with advice and information on Apprenticeships and early careers. The first issue includes: A unique guide on Apprenticeships. A look behind the scenes of six key industry sectors. Advice on writing a CV. The secrets on how to succeed on your Apprenticeship journey. The truth – Learner case […]

Youth Direction

Youth Direction Careers+ Weekly Bulletin Weekly Bulletin Youth Direction provides a range of services to young people across the Stockton: Youth Direction Website  

What’s Next?

Making the correct choices for studying or training beyond Year 11 is really important and those decisions will need to be made very soon for students currently in year 11. Downloadable Resources CV Template Letter of Application Personal Skills and Qualities Personal Statement Y11 Short Version Personal Statement UCAS Version Personal Statement Y11 Instructions Long