Careers and Transition
Welcome to The Compton School's Careers and Transition Page. Here you will find information on the school's Careers Policy and Careers Programme.
Please check the page regularly for updates on what is happening within school for all things careers-related and also see our weekly newsletter for the Compton careers Corner column.
Speak to a Careers Adviser
For students in Year 11 and 13, there are some big decisions ahead of you. Whether you are planning on going to university, starting an apprenticeship, joining our sixth form or a college or going into the word of full-time employment, you will have lots of questions.
Alternatively, you may be a student in Year 10 or 12, or even in Key Stage 3 thinking ahead about your future and the particular career pathway you would like to take.
The link below is to the National Careers Service Contact Centre. Here you will be able to chat online with a careers adviser regarding any questions that you may have. You can also speak to a careers adviser on the phone by calling 0800 100 900.
Current labour market Information
This section of the page provides up-to-date labour market information for our local area. Please click the link below to access it.
Your subjects and their future pathways
The current labour market - Jobs I can do now
The future labour market - Green jobs for the future
The future of our job market is changing. As the UK and the rest of the world look to become greener, this provides opportunities for new types of employment. The list below indicates some of the jobs that will be available to our students following their education.
Please see the documents below for information on the school's Careers Policy, a full outline of the careers programme on offer to our students and information for anyone wishing to contact the school regarding careers opportunities.