Upcoming Events

Mrs Ania Hartsoe, Careers Lead (Maternity Cover)

Email: info@thedeanacademy.org

Tel: 01594 843202

If you would like to request a Careers Interview for a student please contact Ania Hartsoe

Click here to read the Gloucester College Apprenticeship  Prospectus.

Please find below our quizzes on our diploma subject areas.

Agriculture Quiz
Animal Quiz
Equine Quiz
Sport Quiz

Click here to read the Motivational Preparation College for Training  (MPCT) 2020 Prospectus.

Gloucestershire Aspiration Programme (GAP)

Useful Links


National apprenticeship service, provides listings for vacancies and useful search tool by area and level of apprenticeship


National Careers Service gives information, advice and guidance for learning, training and work.


Work experience opportunities in Gloucestershire hospitals


Take the Buzz Personality Quiz to find out more about your personality and skills


Good for job market information and for those considering Higher Education.


Please follow this link to register for a free student account to gain access to the SPARTAN test, provided by SACU and GROWS. The test is completely free of charge and generates three separate suggestion clouds; University, Careers and Apprenticeships. You can then explore these clouds extensively and look at relevant links, data and help. It’s an extremely useful tool generated by ex-UCAS employees to help students make decisions. Registration provides students with a hub for storing their results and managing their findings.


Options at 16, 18 and alternatives to University. Applying for University, personal statements, applications.


Useful interactive CV builder, cover letters, job quizzes.


Choices at 14, 16, 18. Different qualifications and routes and job information. Also has labour market information for the South West.


Make informed decisions about non university choices such as apprenticeships, Higher and Degree apprenticeships, gap years, job opportunities.


Labour market information for Gloucestershire and searching for job opportunities.


UK Youth volunteering 14-30 years volunteering opportunities.


The Careerometer will give you current and update key information about jobs and careers sectors you are interested in and allow you to compare occupations. The widget will provide you with key information such as average pay, weekly hours of work and future employment prospects.

Simply type in the title of the job you are interested in and the widget will provide a series of options from which you can select the most relevant to you.