All our students at Helsby High School enjoyed a fabulous Careers Day on Wednesday 14th July.
Year 7 – The focus for Year 7 was team building and leadership, developing employability skills. They worked through sports challenges and escape rooms to hone their skills.
Year 8 – Thank you to our industrial partners Urenco for helping us with our Careers in Engineering day. Students worked through challenges Urenco set on sustainable energy and energy conservation.
Year 9 – Thank you to Protos for sponsoring our ‘Learn to Earn’ workshops led by Young Enterprise. Students considered future wants, needs and aspirations, career options and learnt about financial capability.
Year 10 – Thank you to Turner and Townsend for sponsoring our Careers in Construction day, emphasising the importance of Maths to career prospects. Students worked with Turner and Townsend on a 3G Football Pitch project, assessing the ongoing work on our 3G pitch at school, producing scale drawings and complicated project capital and operation cost budgets.