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Bexhill Academy is committed to preparing students for the world of work and supporting them to make informed decisions about their future options.  We have an established careers programme.  The Academy was awarded The Quality in Careers Standard in 2017.

For Parent/Carers Information about Year 10 Work Experience and Careers please see:

College Open Events 2020

1-2-1 Careers Guidance Interviews

In January 2020, all Year 11 students were offered a 1-2-1 Careers Guidance Interview with a qualified, professional adviser from My Future Starts Here.

Students now have their Action Plans as a record of their discussion and many with useful website links so they can access further information.

My Future Starts Here are an independent matrix- accredited careers company. Their guidance advisers are qualified to Level 6 and above as required by the Careers Strategy.  They have been working across East Sussex since 2011 when My Future Starts Here was founded. Clients now extend as far as Brighton and into West Sussex. 

For further information please contact Tracey J Holden, Careers and Communications, 01424 735475 or email - NOW LIVE - Applying to College for Year 11

The new application system for applying to College is now live.

Students can access: - they will need to check their school email, for their username and password before using the new application system.

Any queries please see Mr Eldridge

Careers and Enterprise Company - Latest Jobs List

LMI for all

Exploring Career Ideas

It is never too early to start thinking about what you might like to do and there are lots of great websites that offer you the opportunity to explore any ideas you may have. 

It is quite normal for ideas to change over time but the more ideas you have, explore and consider, the better informed you will be - helping you to make good decisions about which pathway to follow. 

Useful Advice & Links

We have done the research so you don't have to - below are some VERY useful documents all designed to help you get where you need to go

Produced after National Careers Week, our 12 page "A Guide For Parents: Steering your Teenager toward a Job and Career" is available free for parents and schools/colleges. It helps parents to get their teenagers engaged with careers information and services available to them and with building employability, application and interview skills.