Northern House School (Solihull) values the importance of careers education and guidance in a student’s progression through school and the transition beyond.

The school approaches careers through a variety of methods and inputs that include:

  • A structured careers education programme from year 7 onwards
  • Individual careers interviews
  • Employer events within school
  • Visits to local employers
  • Current careers information & Labour Market Information.

Students at Northern House (Solihull) school will be entitled to the following careers input:


The school careers education programme is delivered to students from year 7 onwards through PSHE, and will allow students to explore the three core areas of careers development, which are:

  • For students to understand themselves and the influences on them
  • To understand opportunities in learning and work
  • To make and adjust plans and to manage change and transition.

This is achieved by studying topics such as:

  • Self awareness
  • Skills analysis
  • Options after year 11
  • Producing a CV
  • Job search
  • Completing application forms
  • Career action planning

Parents & Carers

If you have a your own company or your place of work would like to be involved with contributing to the school’s careers programme then please contact the school.


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