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26/11/20

We had technical issues with our phones this morning. A message was placed on our website and a text sent to parents and carers to let them know, but we apologise for the inconvenience.

26/11/20

Retweetd From Miss CH

Watched this with Y11 today to assess whether the media successfully holds those in power to account. It prompted some excellent conversations. https://t.co/2x71Nb9ohi

24/11/20

is promoting the career path of a Pilates Teacher. Read our slides and follow the link for more about this career. https://t.co/qwkHdMO8Qu https://t.co/j4ZYcBv3If

23/11/20

Writing competition time! Today (23/11/20), celebrates C.S Lewis' Birthday Anniversary and so the English Dept are hosting a creative writing competition titled 'My Trip to'. Read the rules on the slides. Deadline 27/11/2020. Entries to Mr Green https://t.co/j0D0YCLQsa

23/11/20

This Week’s Must Read is ‘The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe’. https://t.co/sEJjSSLtbz

23/11/20

Last weeks 'Must Read'book was the Winner of the Blue Peter Book Award. Heroism or cowardice? A stunning story of the First World War from a master storyteller. https://t.co/G0UTWxCs8q

23/11/20

Last week our Library was promoting Digital Theatre. Watch the worlds finest theatre productions from your home, for free! https://t.co/EyMSmUcCwd

23/11/20

Last week was promoting the career path of a Psychologist. Read our slides and follow the link for more about this career. https://t.co/i33zLKXLX7 https://t.co/AdJnT1vKqB

12/11/20

A shout out to Mrs Mhlanga who was featured again on the website, as part of Black History Month. https://t.co/vSxW9kAo1O

11/11/20

Congratulations to Y10 student Zoe who won the Harris Federation bronze medal award for her Costa Rica project entered into the 'World Beyond My Window' contest. An example of the high-level geographical enquiry happening here at HGABR! https://t.co/5PtL9Cuez2

11/11/20

To commemorate Remembrance Day and to remember our fallen heroes, staff and students observed a two minute silence at 11:11am, to pay their respects. https://t.co/tLWdgKWaum

11/11/20

A few more books and genres from our libraries offer. https://t.co/QNZI9DU21B

11/11/20

is promoting the career path of an Architect. Read our slides and follow the link for more about this career. https://t.co/oaxrPF0PDr https://t.co/o7cW4y8uzZ

06/11/20

Retweetd From Bromley Libraries

Don’t forget YA author is launching Bromley Libraries Online Older Teen Reading Group this Sat at 2pm 7/11/20 Email Orpington.library.org to book. The group plans to meet monthly on a Sat. https://t.co/Qz8j4prQMQ

04/11/20

Enjoyed a book? Why not write a review and submit it to Mrs Woolcott? https://t.co/yH1g4EiQ43

04/11/20

Whether your looking for fiction or non-fiction, mystery or something more humorous, we have a large selection of new books in different genres for your review. https://t.co/P7YQyvbDUH

04/11/20

Check out HGABR latest additions to the library https://t.co/POAKBkx0oP

04/11/20

Here’s a reminder of this months must read books. See Mrs Woolcott for the latest additions to our library Bookflicks.

04/11/20

is promoting the career path of Social Worker this week. Read our slides and follow the link for more about this career. https://t.co/C1ExRLF9FD https://t.co/fNI0Mchf5F

14/10/20

Retweetd From HPA Kent House

Happy everyone 🌈 Today's well- being challege- if you could be any cartoon character, who would you be and why? https://t.co/KiuLH05R55

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Bromley Ambition & Careers

 

The central aim of Harris Girls Academy Bromley is to provide effective education and training for all of our students, through a well-structured and highly effective programme of careers education, information, advice and guidance (CEIAG). 

Linked Staff members: 

Mrs A Duffy - Harris Federation Careers

E: amanda.duffy@harrisfederation.org.uk T: 0208 778 5917

Mrs S Barling - Careers Lead for HGABR

E: s.barling@harrisbromley.org.uk  T: 0208 778 5917


A Careers Advisor is contracted to HGABR 36 days per year as part of a Harris Federation agreement.  Mrs  Duffy is our allocated careers advisor.

The following services are provided throughout the year at HGABR.

  • A varied careers library situated in the whole school LRC is available to all students. All students have the opportunity to visit the library and access the books. In addition the Sixth Form Study areas is well equipped with university prospectuses and literature on alternative career routes.
  • An academy wide PSHE programme is delivered to all students covering career choices/pathways, financial guidance (salaries and income), employment rights and careers for the future.
  • An informed drop down day for Year 9 students is followed by an information evening for parents to guide the subject choices to study at GCSE. This is followed by 1:1 subject meetings with senior leaders to advise and make informed choices.
  • Year 10 students will take part in group career meetings prior to their 1:1 meetings in Year 11. Students are instructed to start considering their next steps in preparation to entering their GCSE exam year.
  • 1:1 meetings for all Year 11 students with senior leaders to support and guide with progression into KS5
  • A level taster sessions available in all subjects to Y11 students.
  • Individual Careers Guidance in the form of 1:1 interviews. All Year 11, 12 and 13 students will receive a careers interview throughout the academic year with the federation careers advisor.

Evaluation and individual careers plans are constructed as a result of the interviews and kept on file for future interviews and discussions. Those students who raise concerns regarding their future are re-interviewed in the Summer Term. Careers advisors are on hand at GCSE and A-Level results day to supportand guide students in making the correct choice for their next level of education.

Other Careers Services

  • Y11 Academic and Personal References are completed by Faculty Directors.
  • Details of student destinations, post-HGABR are kept on file. Interviews and support is made available for those without confirmed progression routes. This support continues until students have a confirmed progression route post results.

Other Careers Services

  • GCSE and P16 Option process
  • Bromley experience visits to universities
  • Visiting speakers arranged through Bromley Experience programme.
  • Federation ‘Next Steps’ evening for students and parents of Year 11, 12 and 13.