The world of work is a fast paced and ever changing environment. It is therefore vital that you are fully informed and prepared for making choices regarding your next steps after Monkseaton High School – whether that be at post-16 or post-18. We aim to support you so that the transition from school to the real world is as smooth and uncomplicated as it can be.
Personal Guidance Meetings
All students in year 11 will have a scheduled 1:1 appointment to discuss future intentions and careers. Appointments will be passed on to you via your tutor. However, any student that wishes to have a 1:1 personal guidance meeting can do so on request.
To book your 1:1 guidance meeting to talk about your future - contact Angela Towes (email@example.com).
Alternatively, you can drop into the careers office located in the
Sixth Form area on the top floor.
MHS careers programme – the careers programme overview can be viewed by clicking the link on the careers homepage.
Please note: the programme is subject to change as new activities and events are confirmed.
UCAS Tariff Points
If you are considering going on to higher education after your Sixth Form studies you may need to calculate your UCAS points to check you meet the entry requirements for your course. Click here for a guide to help you calculate your potential UCAS points based on your results.
Throughout your time at Monkseaton High School you will have the opportunity to undertake two, one week long work placements. The first is in the summer term of year 10 and the second is in the summer term of year 12. Work experience is a fantastic way to gain an insight into career paths you have an interest in and develop a range of transferable skills such as communication, team working, leadership, organisation and many more.
Work Experience Dates:
Year 10: 1st to 5th July 2024
Year 12: 8th to 12th July 2024
MHS Alumni -
To find out what ex-MHS students have gone on to do you can;
- View the Careers Video Hub
- Read the alumni biographies on the Sixth Form Hub
Useful links for careers advice and guidance:
Useful links for apprenticeships:
Useful links for university and UCAS applications:
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