Year 8/9 Careers Information and links

Careers Education with Information and Advice giving Guidance to all students at Batley Girls' High School

YEAR 8/9

Starting to make decisions? Choosing your options?
Think about which subjects you are good at and what you enjoy most. Check out your career ideas and which GCSEs are the most important.

The Careers Team is available most lunch times in the Careers Hub in the LRC.
Come along for Guidance, Advice and information.
We will be visiting your class to help you with your decisions, look at careers quizies such as Job Explorer Data Base (JED) please ask Careers Staff for password.

If you are statemented, we’ll be at your Year 9 Transition Review to help you and your parents decide on the best options for you.

Use the web links below to help you research ideas about your future, go back to these as often as you need.


  • The Year 8/9 page on Workabout to find out more:
    Work about for Years 8 & 9
  • Have a go at The Buzz quiz on icould and find out how your personality affects your career choices. There are video clips on different careers, info linking subjects to careers and more.
    icould Buzz