Welcome to Joseph Leckie Academy


For Students:
Careers Box

Connexions & Jobs 4 U



National Apprenticeship Service

National Careers Service

UCAS Progress

For Families:



A Student Entitlement to a Careers Programme which will:
1. enable students of all abilities to make informed choices relating to their education and future Career Plans
2. support all of our students to become confident, independent, lifelong learners and achieve their full potential.

Why is it important?
1. Preparation for work.
2. Provides access to accurate, relevant and up to date information about pathways to Further Education, Employment & Training.
3. Supports your understanding of the current labour market and how the changes affect you.

Content CEIAG Overview of Careers & Work:

Overview Summary
1. Career Planning (ILP-Individual Learning Plan)
2. Careers Research, Enterprise Skills, Target Setting
3. Career Exploration & Work Experience

How does it support student development?
Careers Education is an important part of Work Related Learning. It involves:
1. SELF DEVELOPMENT – understanding yourself
2. CAREERS EXPLORATION - investigating your opportunities in Learning and Pathways to Work
3. CAREER MANAGEMENT – making, reviewing and changing your plans.

Who can help?
Mr. B Edge - Careers Leader at JLA
Mrs. Ebanks-Powell – Careers Coordinator at JLA
Mr Greaves– Head of Sixth Form
PDP Tutors – deliver Careers lessons to years 9, 10 & 11
Parents/Carers – Your involvement is very important. Please talk with your child about future Career plans and use online resources together.

Any Concerns? Please contact Mr. Edge at Joseph Leckie Academy

Joseph Leckie Academy

Walstead Road West, Walsall, WS5 4PG
T: 01922 721 071    E: postbox@josephleckieacademy.co.uk