Year 11 Post Assessment Transition Work

This page documents the work that students in Year 11 need to complete once they have completed their final assessments in school. This will help prepare them for the next stages of their academic studies, and future careers.

Your Year Learning Manager (Form Tutor) will be in contact with you every fortnight on the phone to check in
with you.

Area of Study Activities Instructions Deadline
Transition Work Preparation for post 16 learning

In this section of the website is a specific folder full of tasks and activities to help students prepare for their post 16 courses at Goffs or elsewhere.  All students who have applied for, and have been accepted to start, in the Sixth Form at Goffs in September, must complete all tasks outlined in the booklet, for the specific subjects which they will take.

Please note that this work will be reviewed during the Sixth Form induction, and is vital for a smooth transition to Sixth Form courses in September.

Click here for the subject based transition work

Please contact the relevant HoD for any questions.

Sixth Form Induction. Work to be bought in to induction on June 28th to be handed in.

Careers

Selling Yourself

Careers Family

How is Technology Changing Jobs?

Your Career Goal

Brand Journeys

How to Build an Enterprise

Personal Values

Stereotyping

Using Maths Everyday

Who uses English?

All students need to complete a series of engaging activities on our careers platform designed to inspire and inform them about their future.

It is important that students continue to think about what career opportunities are out there, how to get there and what they will need to prepare themselves for the journey.

These activities will help. They include videos, quizzes, and reflective learning on:

  • Selling yourself - the importance of a personal brand
  • Learning from the jobs people in their family have done
  • Understanding the importance of technology and how it is changing the workplace

All students have been provided with a personal username (their school email) and a password.  A copy of this letter is available (here)  (minus the password. Should this be misplaced, please contact Mrs Sparrow).

Please visit www.startprofile.com/homelearning

Please also see the attached document regarding engagement with higher education (please click here)

End of half term: Monday 7th June.

Your LM will discuss on the phone what you have done.
Post 16 Applications Ensuring all students have a confirmed placement for post-16 School staff will be in contact with any student who does not have a confirmed post-16 place.  Where applicable, we will ask students into school in order to meet with them individually, and finalise and apply for courses as needed.

Friday 28th May.

We will contact students as required.
Extended Project Test yourself in a real world situation

This extended project is an excellent way of transitioning to Post-16 study.

Students will step into the shoes of the INEOS TEAM UK engineers and designers, using their STEM knowledge to complete the projects. Encouraging teamwork, lateral thinking and the consolidation of learning. (Click here for more information)

Please contact Mr Gill with any questions.

30th June

Any student looking at Science, Maths or Technology should be looking o complete this. LMs will follow up with you.
Healthy Living

A range of tasks is available to encourage healthy lifestyles

Please see attached link titled healthy lifestyles which contains ideas to help students keep physically active and living well.
(please click here)

Please contact Mrs Roffey or Mr Ashdown with any questions.

All summer: LMs to discuss.
Online Learning Oak Academy

The National Oak Academy (www.thenational.academy) Students should spend time visiting this website, with a focus on subject areas they plan to continue studying.

Please contact the specific HoD for questions.

Sixth Form induction.
Skills Toolkit: From  the National Careers Service covering skills from coding to professional development Work related learning Students should visit the skills toolkit where they can find numerous free courses in order to help with future careers and job prospects. All summer: LMs to discuss. Certificates to be uploaded to teams groups.
PSHCE Various topical areas of study from the Oak National Academy

https://teachers.thenational.academy/units/being-safe-informed-consent-6fd6

https://teachers.thenational.academy/units/mental-wellbeing-impact-of-our-actions-on-mental-health-82cc

https://teachers.thenational.academy/units/how-can-we-make-a-difference-in-society-active-citizenship-project-eafc

All summer: LMs to discuss.
Leavers Assembly Highlights of the last 5 years, where have we come from and where are we going This years leavers assembly will take place on July 5th – keep the date free!  Details will follow! July 5th.