Brentford School for Girls are delighted to have been awarded the prestigious Quality in Careers Standard Award for its Careers Education Information, Advice and Guidance programme. The Quality in Careers Standard is a nationally recognised award and is one of the highest accolades a school can receive for excellence in this area. The school passed three stages to receive the full award; they included demonstrating its commitment to providing outstanding impartial, independent careers education, information, advice and guidance for all young people. The external assessor complimented the quality of the Careers programme at Brentford School for Girls, stating ‘Brentford School for Girls has a comprehensive programme of support in place for students. There is a strong whole school commitment to encouraging and supporting the girls to achieve in their learning and to explore and investigate a range of fulfilling career ideas and pathways’
There is a wide range of Careers Education related activities on offer at Brentford School for Girls such as; an annual Careers & Higher Education Fair, Careers curriculum delivered through PSHCEE lessons and Careers presentations which take place throughout the year. In addition, students have access to a fully qualified careers adviser.