All students at George Mitchell have access to Start, a service that helps to build awareness of careers and log achievements. Their profile then stays with them into adult life. You can also sign up as a parent.
Start is a free, online careers platform designed to connect 11-18 year olds with their future career potential. It combines the most comprehensive source of information with a personalised experience and career planning tools, helping our students to make more informed decisions about their future study and career options, as well as developing their employability.
What is included in Start?
A student profile: students build their profile and access personalised study and career information.
Modules: activities to guide students through the information on Start at the right time.
Up to date information: engaging content on what to study, where to learn and the world of work.
Locker: an online record of achievement to evidence skills for future applications and CVs.
Employability action plan: Students can set goals and stay in control of their career planning.
To sign up, students need to go to https://www.startprofile.com/ and register. Once registered, login and select student. This will need to the student sign up code, available from your teacher or Ms Ainsworth,
To sign up as a parent please download the Start Parents’ How-To Guide