Leeds City Academy


Careers and Guidance

At the Academy we acknowledge that young people need high quality careers support to set them on the road to becoming Global Citizens who will lead fulfilling working lives. We work with partners, including employers, universities, apprenticeship providers and careers advisers to carefully plan and integrate Careers Education, Information, Advice and Guidance programmes that relate to careers, employability and enterprise education. Our agenda covers all year groups and has clear, explicit outcomes.

The Quality in Careers Standard

Leeds City Academy has has been assessed and accredited as “fully meeting all the accreditation criteria incorporating the Gatsby Benchmarks” for the national quality award for its careers education, information, advice and guidance provision.

Click here to view our certificate recognising this accreditation.

Key Documents & Information


Download the Student Entitlement Statement for Careers Education Download the CEIAG Dashboard 

Download the Provider Access Policy Download the CEIAG Policy

Useful websites for Careers

Careerometer - How much can I earn in my chosen career? Start Online Careers Platform
Career Buzz Quiz - What job is right for you? Leeds City College Prospectus 2020

The Amazing Apprenticeships Website

Post-16 Options Booklet



CEIAG in Action


RAF Year 7 STEM Day - News Story

Visit from Vice-Lord Lieutenant  - News Story

Visit to Grand Opera House - News Story

LCA STEM Challenge Day - News Story

Visit from Anthony Clavane - News Story

Year 10 Library Work Experience - News Story

Network Rail Visit - News Story

Go4SET Project - News Story

Women in Engineering - News Story

Give Construction A Try - News Story

Law Taster Day - News Story

World of Work Day - News Story 

Restart A Heart - News Story 

Women in Engineering- News Story 


IT Students Visit Bradford University- News Story


Alumni Spotlight- News Story 


New Initiatives for Shopping Centre- News Story


 Step Up Day- News Story


Street League- News Story


 Diana Award Mentor Programme- News Story



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