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Learner Entitlement


All learners at Hessle High School and Sixth Form College will:  

Take part in a careers programme:  

Learners in Year 7 – 13 will take part in a careers programme that helps them to understand their education, training, employment and other progression opportunities available to them. The careers programme will also enable students to:  

  • Develop the skills they need to plan and manage their own personal development and career progression  

  • Access relevant information and learning from taster activities and workshops  

  • Make and maintain individual progression plans to help them improve their prospects of success  

  • Offer feedback and ideas on how to improve the careers programme  

Have access to, and support with using careers information:  

Careers information will be easy to find and available at convenient locations, including web-based career sites. The information will be: 

  • Clearly labelled and referenced  

  • Comprehensive, giving details of all progression opportunities and associated support arrangements such as financial help  

  • Unbiased and accurate  

Obtain careers guidance that is:  

  • Impartial  

  • Confidential  

  • Focussed on individual needs and fit for purpose  

  • Supportive of equal opportunities  

  • Provided by people with relevant training and expertise  


All parents and carers can expect to:  

  • Be able to make an appointment with a member of staff or careers specialist to discuss their child’s progress and future prospects  

  • Have access to tutors, subject teachers and members of the Careers Team at Parents’ Information Evenings  

  • Have the opportunity to comment on the usefulness of the careers programme to their children and how it could be improved  

If you would like to provide feedback, or you are willing to be involved and support our Careers Programme. Please fill out the online form here