Planning for the Future 

As scary as it is, it's really useful to start thinking about what you're passionate about, and what you might want to do when you finish studying.  Our dedicated Careers Officer, Sally Spencer is happy to help you out with any questions or further information you'd like about any career path you're interesting in taking.  To make an appointment you can drop in to the careers office in the 6th form centre or email on

Careers Information 

As a school we subscribe to some excellent careers resources: is an easy to use online resource that provides regularly updated information on over 1000 jobs and careers.  It is licenced to use at school and at home.  To receive a login code, email 

Now in its 19th year, Higher Ideas is a comprehensive resource for exploring higher education options.

  • What higher education courses connect with my interests and school subject choices?
  • What do those courses cover?
  • What are my options?
  • Where can I study?
  • What qualifications might I need?
  • How can I find out more?

Higher Ideas answers all these questions and more.  It is particularly useful when choosing A levels or other level 3 qualifications as it enables you to see where they can take you next.  Go to .   To receive a login code, email

Click here to download the Local Labour Market Information Presentation

Year 11 Progression 

Click here to download the Year 11 progression pathways booklet 

This gives up to date information on all post 16 options including local colleges and apprenticeships.  It also includes a list of relevant websites.


Click here to download the apprenticeship presentation

Click here to download guide to apprenticeships document


Sally Spencer
Careers Officer

The Emmbrook School
Emmbrook Road
RG41 1JP

Tel:  0118 978 4406  x 220