Careers Programme Information

Careers Leader contact: Mr Ian McInally

01493 662966


Careers education, information, advice and guidance (CEIAG) is an essential part of the support we offer to students at Ormiston Venture Academy. The education, information, advice and guidance we offer begins in Year 7 and runs right throughout a student’s time at the Academy.

The aims of the Ormiston Venture Academy careers programme are:

Our careers programme below is available for all stakeholder to see, and is introduced to students early in Year 7. Staff are able to access the careers policy via the Academy’s handbook and often take a lead in specific sessions. Parents have the opportunity to learn more about the programme during Academic Review Days, our annual careers fair and at parents’ evenings. Employers can view the Provider Access Policy Statement which outlines entitlements and opportunities for access, with contact details above.


When monitoring the success of the careers programme, the Academy considers formal and informal measures, qualitative and quantitative outcomes for students.

The careers programme is evaluated in a number of ways, including:

The date of the next review is September 2019.


Careers planning
Careers policy
Provider Access Policy