Career Events





Year 11 Personal Statement Tutor Period

Year 11 Positive Steps @16 Introduction

Year 10 Parents Information Evening

Year 11 Parents Information Evening

KS4 Cambridge University Talk



Year 9 Tutor period – Communication

Year 11 Post 16 Options Evening

Alumni Talk - Local college WQE (open to KS4)




Year 11 Apprenticeship Workshop

Positive Steps (PS@16) deadline

Tutor Period – Year 11 PS@16

Career Talk – Sainsbury’s (open to all year groups)

Alumni Talk – 3rd year uni medicine (open to Y9,10,11)

December Career Talks**


Year 11 College Interviews

Tutor Period – Year 7 – First Impressions






National apprenticeship week**

National Apprenticeship Assemblies

Year 7 – LEBC – Learning Styles and Pathways

Year 8 – LEBC – Transferrable Skills and Pathways

Year 9 – Options – Pathways

Year 10 – Leicester College -  

(All NAW events and opportunities including webinars for parents and students will be published on school website and Satchel One)

Tutor Period - Year 9 Options Hour






National careers week**

Year 7 Assembly – Guess my job

Year 8 Assembly – Motivation

Year 9 Assembly – Motivation

Year 10 Assembly – Apprenticeships

Tutor Period – Year 10 – Thinking WOW (world of work)

Engineering Workshop

NHS/Healthcare Workshop

IT/Digital Media Workshop


Alumni Talks,*

Year 8 – Speedy Speakers Event (TBC)


Tutor Period – Year 8 – Skills and Qualities

Year 9 – DMU bespoke workshop (TBC)



Year 10 Leicester College – Discovery Day

Tutor Period – Year 9 – Thinking Ahead 

Tutor Period-  Year 10 – Preparing for WOW Week




Year 10 World of Work (WOW) Week.

Activities include,

CV writing

Visit to a workplace

Finance workshop

Career carousel workshop



*We are looking to build our alumni network. Alumni can relate to students on a different level to teachers and employers. If you would like to talk with our students about your journey since leaving SVC, please do contact


** We are always looking for employers / parents / carers who would be willing to come and talk to our students about the world of work, decision making, getting work ready, writing a CV or any other employability themed idea. Where you see ** are opportunities where you could support us with this. If you think you could contribute towards this programme, please do contact,