Careers Advice


Careers at Outwood Academy Portland will support you to acquire the educational, social and employability skills necessary for lifelong success in a diverse and changing world of work.

Mr Conyers is the lead contact on Careers and the Academy works in partnership with CareersInc, an external, independent and impartial careers guidance service based in school Tuesdays and Thursdays.

CareersInc can help with all aspects of careers and choices for the future including sixth form, college, apprenticeships, university, funding, scholarships and vocational routes.

They will also support students with CVs and applications.

Advice and Guidance on the CareersInc Website

Useful Links

Find out about Sixth Form and the A-levels you can choose

Have you got the skills you need to get in to work?

Find and apply for apprenticeships


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Royal College of Nursing

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Going in to medicine?
Check the entry requirements

Job profiles on the National Careers Service website

Read the Which? getting into uni guide

Want to work with animals?

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Fancy a career in the NHS? Try the role explorer tool

Career in gaming? Feeling creative?

Career advice and uni guides

North Notts College

University not for you? Explore what else there is

Entry requirements for UK medical schools: 2018 entry


Students will be supported in a number of ways including:

  • Careers lessons and assemblies
  • Access to career advisers including individual meetings and drop-in sessions
  • Careers information and IT based careers programmes
  • Information on noticeboards, plasma screens and websites
  • Monthly enrichment sessions with employers

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