Careers Programme

Year 7

  • School talks delivered by the Marches Centre of Manufacturing & Technology (MCMT), Bridgnorth.
  • Visits to the Marches Centre of Manufacturing & Technology (MCMT), Bridgnorth.
  • PSHCE lessons: Linked to Barclays LifeSkills.

Year 8

  • Shrewsbury Science and Technology Challenge Day (STEM).
  • Whole year trip to Birmingham University.
  • PSHCE lessons: Linked to Barclays LifeSkills.

Year 9

  • Shrewsbury Science and Technology Challenge Day (STEM).
  • Navy assembly by the Armed Forces Careers Office, Shrewsbury.
  • Options Evening.
  • Whole year visit to the Careers and Apprenticeship Show in Wolverhampton.
  • PSHCE lessons: A Journey to your Career, including a Skills Knockout.

Year 10

  • Navy assembly by the Armed Forces Careers Office, Shrewsbury.
  • Amazon trip linked to careers in technology for GCSE Computer Science students.
  • The Duke of Edinburgh's Award (DofE).
  • Assemblies organised by the school's Enterprise Adviser.
  • PSHCE lessons: CV writing.

Year 11

  • Post-16 Options Evening.
  • Interview workshop where local businesses come into school to interview students.
  • The Duke of Edinburgh's Award (DofE).
  • Assemblies organised by the school's Enterprise Adviser.
  • Assemblies delivered by National Citizen Service (NCS).
  • Assembly delivered by Shrewsbury College Group.
  • One-to-one appointments with the Careers Leader.
  • Follow-up appointments with the Careers Leader for further advice and support with the post-16 choices.
  • Visit from Telford United and Coaching Connections about coaching opportunities.

Measuring and Assessing the Impact of the Careers Programme

Bridgnorth Endowed School measures the effectiveness of its careers programme against the Gatsby Career Benchmarks and assesses the impact on students by analysing and tracking destination data.

Review Date

The next full review of the information published will be in October 2020.

Further Information

Pupils, parents, teachers and employers may also access further information about the careers programme by contacting our Careers Leader, Miss Deana Edwards, on 01746 762103 or by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Careers Information

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Founded in 1503, Bridgnorth Endowed School has a rich and long history in education.

Today, it is a vibrant non-selective co-educational secondary school that offers great facilities, high quality teaching and an exciting choice of extra-curricular activities.

The school benefits from a thirty-acre campus and its own on-site leisure centre, with all the convenience of a town centre location.

Bridgnorth Endowed School
Northgate, Bridgnorth
Shropshire, WV16 4ER

01746 762103
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