Careers Guidance

Careers Guidance

Impartial careers advice and guidance is provided for students at Holyrood Academy by an Independent Careers Advisor, Emma Higman.

Emma is a Level 6 qualified careers adviser, with extensive experience of providing careers guidance to students in secondary schools. Emma’s expertise includes advising on options within further education, job seeking and apprenticeship opportunities, applications to higher education and labour market information.

Emma is available in the Academy on two days a week, Monday and Wednesday. She delivers information, advice and guidance to students both on an individual level and in groups. All Year 11 and Sixth form students are given the opportunity to have an individual careers guidance interview. Emma delivers presentations to students in assemblies, runs workshops and offers a regular lunchtime drop-in on Mondays and Wednesdays in the Learning Centre. She also attends parents' evenings for Years 9-13.

Appointments with Emma can be made via your child's tutor.

A great website to help students and parents/carers with career choices and Options guidance can be found here:

Useful Links

Contact Details

01460 260100

If you require any information in an alternative format, please contact the Academy on 01460 260100

Holyrood Academy Zembard Lane, Chard,
Somerset, TA20 1JL

Holyrood Academy is a part of the Uffculme Academy Trust (UAT). UAT is a Company Limited by Guarantee registered in England and Wales number 07338835 and an Exempt Charity.
Registered address: Chapel Hill, Uffculme, Devon EX15 3AG