Early exposure to careers and life beyond Trent encourages pupils to think about their future throughout the school journey. With our guidance, pupils can make informed decisions on subject choices and post-16 exams.

Engaging EVENTS

Our experienced careers team manage a full activity programme, designed to educate pupils on a diverse range of careers. The programme includes regular talks from a wide range of working professionals. Hearing real experiences from real people inspires our pupils to consider new possibilities for the future.



inspiring staff

The careers programme is led by a dedicated team who provide comprehensive advice to pupils throughout their time at Trent. The team are based in our Careers and Higher Education Centre, where they host lessons, talks and enrichment activities that benefit pupils of all ages.


Work experience offers pupils a valuable opportunity to trial their career prospects before they commit to them. With an extensive network of alumni and parents, we are able to provide pupils with inspiring placements in a variety of fields, from architecture to zoology.

On-Site Careers Events

Our large school campus provides the space for a Careers Fair and Employability Conference to be held on alternate years.

Meet Professionals

‘What’s My Line?’ is a highly anticipated annual careers event. A range of leading professionals participate, including alumni and parents.

Individual Profiling

Pupils receive advice on Post 16 choices and future career goals through a Career Profile Assessment in Year 11.