Careers at Chilwell School

Your Careers Adviser is Miss Maelzer, she is based in Lakeview on Tuesday and Wednesday in the Careers Office next to L12.

Miss Maelzer offers impartial careers guidance, providing access to independent information, advice and guidance about the education, training and employment options most likely to help students achieve their potential.

Careers guidance appointments are available on Tuesdays and Wednesdays in Lakeview (office next to L12). If you are in Yr 9 or 11, Miss Maelzer will contact you about your Careers appointment.

6th form students can request an appointment at any time of year by e-mailing

What can I expect from my careers interview?

Your appointment will last for 20 minutes so please be prompt.

What is discussed will be led by your needs, for example:

· How to choose your future career

· The pathways into your chosen career

· The options available after Y9, Y11 and Y13

· Information and advice on choosing the correct GCSE and A Level subjects for you

· Information and advice on college courses, apprenticeships and Post 18 opportunities including university and Higher Apprenticeships

· Anything else that might be useful to your future plans