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Education 11-14

Getting Started in Years 7 to 9

Everyone is both excited and scared about starting secondary. This information has advice to help you:

  • settle in and make the most of new opportunities
  • learn about careers and learning choices
  • choose the subjects in Years 10/11(Key Stage 4) and which may affect your future career options.

It really isn’t too soon to start learning about the world of work. Over the next few years you should begin to think about what career you want to do, and then what you need – in terms of experience, education, training and qualifications – to get there.

This video has tips on getting through year 7: