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The James Hornsby School

The Trust’s core aim is to ensure that we enhance the life chances of all the young people within the Trust to enable them to fulfil their potential and achieve the best possible outcomes.

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Careers - Parents

Careers - Parents


This section of the website is aimed at helping parents and carers source information to help support young people in their future decisions. Below you will find four helpful sections; information about education options, types of jobs, local opportunities and the careers journey for the pupils of James Hornsby.


80.75% of students say parents help them to make key careers decisions


Education Options

There are a variety of educational routes available to students when they leave James Hornsby School. Click each button below to find out more:

Further Education
Local Colleges and Sixth Forms


SEND Support

Livewell Southend


Types of Jobs

Students who have a vision of where they want to be in the future may find it easier to plan their next steps more easily. To help students and parents to get an idea of what types of jobs are out there we would suggest looking at a number of these websites:

National Careers Service
Career Pilot


Local Opportunities

With developments in technology there are now numerous jobs that did not exist 10 years ago!
It is important to keep up to date with what is happening locally, nationally and internationally.

Essex Industries
Essex Labour Market Information



Get Involved!

The James Hornsby School work with a number of businesses who support our careers programme. If you or your business would like to support our activities in the future please email careers@jameshornsby.essex.sch.uk


Careers Programme

Below you will find an overview of how students will receive careers education during their time with us: