Our qualified Careers and Employer Engagement Officer is available all year round and can provide the following services to help you choose your next step and find a career that suits your skills and abilities:
For current Broadstairs College students, our Careers Advisers can offer the following services:
Throughout our pathways, we embed career guidance and education to ensure all students are prepared to take their next steps. We do this by following the eight Gatsby Benchmarks, which ensures our career guidance is world-class and accessible to all students.
A stable careers programme
Learning from careers and labour market information
Addressing the needs of each pupil
Linking curriculum learning to careers
Encounters with employers and employees
Experiences of workplaces
Encounters with further and higher education providers
As the parent of a current student, we want you to be able to have discussions with your young person about their future career:
We are always happy to receive feedback on our Careers Advice Service. You can feedback by clicking here.
We are always keen to work with local employers and organisations. Our dedicated Industry Liasion Officers can work with you to find suitable students to undertake work experience. We are also keen to hear from any employers who:
If you are interested in working with us, please email Careers@eastkent.ac.uk
Art and Design and Computing students worked alongside local game design company, Genetic Moo, to develop a multi-player game that was launched at the GEEK Festival held at Dreamland.
Our past students often return to the College to share their knowledge and experience with our current students. Hearing firsthand how other students have progressed helps raise aspirations and encourages students to consider different career options.
Our students have been making the most of weekly drop-in sessions with Student Ambassadors from Canterbury Christ Church University. The Ambassadors have been there to give advice on deciding on university options and writing personal statements.
Please contact our College Services Team for more information on 01843 605062, or email our Careers Advisers directly at firstname.lastname@example.org.
All services are part of the EKC Group's Careers, Education, Information, Advice and Guidance Strategy.
Call 01843 605050