Information, Advice & Guidance

The Guidance Team at Carisbrooke College deliver the Careers Information, Advice and Guidance programme. With the aim to enable all students to make and implement well informed and realistic decisions and successfully manage change and transition. The CIAG programme is delivered through 'Drop Down Days' and in a variety of Career related activities.

Activities include:

Key Stage 3:

  • Introduction to the Guidance Centre with interactive games
  • Making Choices
  • University Taster Days
  • First Steps and Preparation with Options
  • Take Your Child to Work Day
  • What's My Line?

Key Stage 4:

  • Work Experience
  • Work Experience Debrief Morning
  • CHIP's (Careers in Healthcare Induction Programme)
  • University Taster Days
  • Career Insight Presentations
  • Army Insights – Work Experience
  • Post 16 Workshops
  • CV Writing Workshops
  • Careers Roadshow (Year 11)
  • Mock Interviews (Year 11)
  • Career Guidance Interviews (Year 11)

In addition to the all the above there are opportunities to participle in a range of careers events. These include Career Fairs, presentations from outside speakers and notification of interesting careers events that are taking place locally and nationally

The Guidance Team attend:

Parents Evenings

Options Evenings

Parent and Student Information Evenings

 Online Resources:

Career Comp@nion is an independent and impartial careers resources which is easy to use, enabling students to make well informed decisions about their future.

To access this site please click an image below


The Guidance Centre is located in room 61 and offers a warm welcome to all students during break time, lunchtime and tutor time. There are a large range of resources available to students including application forms, prospectuses for further and higher education establishments, apprenticeships, computer careers programmes and general careers publications.

Jayne Eason

IAG Coordinator