Stubbin Wood School

Creating opportunities for everyone to achieve success and reach their potential

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Our school mission: Creating opportunities for everyone to achieve success and reach their potential.
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Careers & Progression

Welcome to our Careers and Progression Resource Centre

This webpage outlines our careers programme.  We encourage students, parents, teachers and employers to engage in this programme and welcome enquiries if further information is required.  Preparing young people for a fulfilling and rewarding life after finishing full-time education is at the heart of everything we do.  Whilst our students are at Stubbin Wood School, we provide them with a range of activities and opportunities including:


  • Finding out about technical education qualifications and apprenticeship opportunities through our careers programme.  The programme provides information on the full range of education and training options available at each transition point.
  • Hearing from a range of local providers about the opportunities they offer, including technical education and apprenticeships – through option events, assemblies and group discussions and taster events.
  • Understanding how to make applications for the full range of academic and technical courses.


Our Careers Team is on hand to help you to help your child make informed choices to help them to make a confident step forward when they leave our school.

College Open Days

College Open Days: The following colleges have shared their open day dates and are now operating on a 'contact them directly' basis.  For further information, please click on the college name




    The Local Offer

    The Local Offer is a website managed by Derbyshire County Council that contains a collection of local services and support to ensure that children and young people with SEND and their parents are supported and well informed.  The site includes everything from careers, managing money and understanding SEND to independent living.   Click here to access the Local Offer for Derbyshire. 

    Get Ahead with Disability Rights UK

    Get Ahead is a magazine designed for and by young people to provide the tools and information they need to get the job, training and education they deserve.


    Click on the poster to find out about how you can get involved with the Disability Rights UK's campaign for the voice of young people.


    Click on the link here to take you to the Disability Rights UK website.


    Key Careers Contacts:

    For all careers enquiries, please e-mail or telephone 01623 742795.


    Class Teacher (and Careers & Progression Lead)Carie-Ann Wiltshire
    Governor for Careers and GuidanceCarolyn Briggs

    Management of Provider Access Requests

    To ensure our students receive impartial careers advice and guidance to help to inform their decisions, we welcome education providers into the School and will seek to provide an appropriate, timely opportunity for them to meet with our students. Their 'offer' should be appropriate to the needs of our students.


    Premises and facilities: Providers who support the Careers Education Curriculum on school premises will have the use of the dining area, class rooms and meeting rooms, where possible, including the use of IT equipment. Use of facilities will be discussed and agreed in advance of the visit with the Careers Leader. Providers are welcome to leave marketing materials and other information sources, at the school, where it will be made available to students and parents.


    A provider wishing to request access should contact Carie-Ann Wiltshire, by phone, 01623 742795, or by e-mail.

    Supporting and nurturing skills and understanding of the world of work and life after school