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Careers Advice

Respect, Aspiration, Determination, Independence.

Welcome to the Careers Department

Tracy Ridgway is the Careers Adviser at RVHS. Tracy is in school Monday to Thursday and is based in the Careers room in the Library.

The main areas of work that Tracy carries out in school are
1:1 careers guidance interviews Helping students explore their skills, abilities and interests and to identify appropriate progression routes after leaving school.
Motivational interviews To enable students to aspire to reach their full potential in terms of achieving qualifications and progress onto further/higher education or into employment.
 
Provision of up-to-date information on Further and higher education courses
Qualifications e.g. A-levels, BTEC and degree courses
Apprenticeships including higher apprenticeships
Voluntary work and work experience opportunities
 
Group work activities Year 9 - help with option choices
Years 10 and 11 - Post 16 options (6th form, apprenticeships or college
 
 
Introduction to Careers software and resources e.g. KUDOS, eClip and Plotr
 
Help with Applying for apprenticeships
Compiling CVs
Completing application forms
Practice interviews
Looking for part-time work
 
Attendance at Year 9 - 13 parents’ evenings
Year 9 Curriculum Evening
 

For further information, please don't hesitate to contact Tracy on:

Email: t.ridgeway@reddish.stockport.sch.uk  

Tel: 0161 477 3544