Bright Futures Educational Trust is committed to providing the best possible opportunities for the children, young people, families and communities that we serve. Our schools work collaboratively across the Trust and with other partner schools and agencies to get the best for everyone.
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Careers Education Information Advice and Guidance

We are committed to providing a planned and meaningful programme of impartial careers education, information, advice and guidance (CEIAG) and Enterprise Education for all students in Years 7-13. Here, we expect each and every student to ASPIRE……

ASPIRE words
chievement in our studies
Succession through school and beyond
Possibilities for the future
Inspiration to be the best we can be
Research to look beyond what we know
Enterprise to venture on all paths through life


Activities are differentiated and personalised to ensure progression in their learning and development, and to strengthen their motivation, aspirations and attainment at school. AGGS provides Careers’ Education and Information in many different forms. This is available to parents, carers and students to help them navigate their way through the many academic and vocational choices they will make during their time at AGGS and beyond.

AGGS is committed?to working to implement the Gatsby Benchmarks, as set out by the Government in 2018. More?information about these benchmarks can be found?here.?

Careers & Enterprise Programme at AGGS

CEIAG Timeline 2018-19


For more information about events in each Key Stage, please see the menu on the left side.

Careers Team

Mrs K Galvin - Careers Lead? Tel: 0161 912 5912

Mrs K Gillibrand -?CEIAG Coordinator? Tel: 0161 912 5912

Mrs K Edmundson - Post 18 Options Coordinator Tel: 0161 912 5912

Mrs C McLoughlin - Connexions Adviser? Tel: 0161 911 8600

Mrs K Whatmough - Enterprise Adviser

If you are a Teacher at AGGS and want more information, you can contact Kate Gillibrand or visit The Careers and Enterprise Company website here.

If you are an employer, please see the provider access policy.

How we Measure and Assess the Impact of our Careers Programme

  • Destination measures for Y11 and Y13
  • Student voice, parent/staff feedback
  • Employer feedback
  • Visiting partners
  • Work experience evaluation
  • Compass self-evaluation tool
  • Working with the Enterprise Adviser Network
  • External accreditation:

CEIAG Achieved 2016AGGS is proud to have achieved the Bronze, Silver and Gold Inspiring IAG Award and was re-accredited with the award in January 2016??

The next review date of the information published will be September 2019.


AGGS Careers Pathways