Transition Year

December

  • Administration of Aptitude Tests
  • Administration of Holland Careers Portfolio
  • Administration of Career Interest Portfolio

February

  • Group talk to 4th Year re Subject Choice
  • Evening Workshop for parents of 4th Year students re Subject Choice

February

  • Individual appointments with 4th Year students re aptitude tests / subject choice

March/April

  • Preparation of CVs / job applications

April

  • Interview Preparation Skills
  •  careers talks with outside speakers

Classes on

  • Holland Careers Portfolio
  • CVs / letters of application
  • Interests Inventorys
  • 3rd level colleges
  • Qualifax / Career directions Careers Portal

  • Ongoing Anti-Bullying Education Workshops and follow up  Programmes in S.P.H.E. for  Transition Years
  • Ongoing Study Skills Education Workshops and follow up  Programmes in S.P.H.E. for  Transition Years
  • Ongoing Addiction  Education Workshops and follow up  Programmes in S.P.H.E. for Transition Years

 Individual counselling of pupils takes place throughout the year, as necessary