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.
College Open Events 2018
2018/19 dates will appear once confirmed with College's.
2018 Open Days and Events at Plumpton College
Year 10 Taster Day
Sussex Coast College
Year 10 Taster Day
Sussex Downs College
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.
The Apprenticeships web site gives you all the information you need to find out about all levels of apprenticeships and traineeships.
Career Research Matrix
icould is a great website for exploring career ideas. The Buzz Quiz allows you to find out what jobs suit your personality and there are hundreds of career videos to inspire you.
National Career Service Website
The National Careers Service has a special section for 13-16 year olds and a comprehensive A-Z of job profiles giving lots of information about the nature of the job, income, entry routes and links to find out more.
Where STEM can take you
If you are interested in science, technology, engineering or maths this website focuses on where these subjects can take you
LMI for all
Sussex Schools & Colleges Course Assistance
These are some forms which you can download to provide you with assistance for your further educational needs
College Travel Assistance Information
Information about the help Sussex Council provide for getting to and from college
Getting to College – East Sussex County Council
The following link gives details of transport options and costs from the ESCC website.
Guidance Notes for PS-1
Advice notes for applying for a Travel Award
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Travel Award Application
This form should be completed by students living in Sussex who are between 16-19 and who to apply for a travel awards
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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.
A Guide For Parents
Steering your Teenager toward a Job and Career
Are you a problem solver? Interested in becoming an Engineer?
See Miss Rhodes in F5 for information about a schlorship with Arkwright
How to Apply for College or an Apprenticeship
A guide for students and parents
How to Complete a Personal Statement
All the latest news and events from Plumpton College
UCAS Progress for Year 11
Any queries please see Mr Eldridge
UCAS Progress allows you to explore post 16 education and training options that are searchable on your postcode
UCAS Progress - Applying for College
Bexhill Academy are now using UCAS Progress for Year 11 students to submit college applications through their online system
UCAS Progress Step by Step Guide