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Careers information

Welcome to Altrincham Grammar School for Girls’ Careers Education, Information, Advice and Guidance.

We are committed to providing a planned programme of impartial careers education and information, advice and guidance (CEIAG) and Enterprise Education for all students in Years 7-13. Here, we expect each and every student to ASPIRE……

ASPIRE words
chievement in our studies
Succession through school and beyond
Possibilities for the future
Inspiration to be the best we can be
Research to look beyond what we know
Enterprise to venture on all paths through life

Activities are differentiated and personalised to ensure progression in their learning and development, and to strengthen their motivation, aspirations and attainment at school. AGGS provides Careers’ Education and Information in many different forms. This is available to parents, carers and students to help them navigate their way through the many academic and vocational choices they will make during their time at AGGS and beyond.

Our ASPIRE leaflet detailing the CEIAG Service we have on offer in this school is available for all students and their parents/carers. It can also be found below:

Mrs K Galvin is the Careers Lead in school and can be contacted on or Tel: 0161 912 5912.

Mrs K Gillibrand is the CEIAG Coordinator who can be contacted for all queries or questions regarding Careers Education, Information and Guidance at AGGS or Tel: 0161 912 5912

If you are a Teacher at AGGS and want more information, you can contact Kate Gillibrand or visit The Careers and Enterprise Company website here.

If you are an employer, please see the provider access policy.

How we Measure and Assess the Impact of our Careers Programme:

  • Destination measures for Y11 and Y13
  • Student voice, parent/staff feedback
  • Employer feedback
  • Visiting partners
  • Work experience evaluation
  • Compass self-evaluation tool
  • Working with the Enterprise Adviser Network
  • External accreditation

Gold Award for Inspiring Information, Advice and Guidance

CEIAG Achieved 2016AGGS is proud to have achieved the Bronze, Silver and Gold Inspiring IAG Award and was re-accredited with the award in January 2016. We hope that the good quality provision of CEIAG, which is now in place, will continue to enable our students to make well informed decisions about their futures.