resources Resources for Teachers

These resources can be used in PSHE classes, as well as during pastoral or careers advice within school.

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Career guidesFor students in Years 9-13

This guide includes information about:

Types of lawyers (solicitor vs barrister)

Main fields of law (i.e. criminal, civil and common law)

Main practice areas (i.e. consumer, employment and intellectual property law)

A day in the life of a solicitor and a barrister

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Career guidesFor students in Years 11-13

These career guides include:

Career and employability tips

Information about related degree subjects

Examples of different jobs in the sector.

Career pilot – Explore job roles, salaries and entry requirements of jobs in the legal sector. This website is useful for KS3 and KS4 students.

Complete University Guide – Discover routes into law, read real life case studies and compare law at different universities. This website is useful for KS5 students.

Future Learn – Learn new skills and discover new interests. Good for improving business skills, EPQ support and gaining a better understanding of legal matters. Click here for free online law courses. This website is for KS5 students and beyond.

Useful resources

Teaching Citizenship –Useful resources to help development of a comprehensive citizenship curriculum that supports students’ understanding of justice and the legal system.

icould buzz test – Encourage students to think about what job suits their personality and skills through an interactive quiz and associated materials.