Careers and Community Information

Senior Phase Partnership Programme 2017/18



Subject Choices

PLanit Plus - Options S3

Planit Plus - Nationals

Planit Plus - Subject Career List

My World of Work - Choosing my subjects

Focus Point - A Careers Resource developed by Glasgow Uni


Leaving School

Mrs Deans, our school Careers Coach is in school every week. She will gladly make an appointment to speak with you and discuss all your ideas and options. Please see your Guidance Teacher or Year Head if you would like further information. The local SDS office is based in Kirkintilloch and can be contacted during working hours on 0141 777 5860.



Scottish Colleges




Scottish Universities




University and College Open Days 2017/18 (Click here to visit My WOW link)

Calendar entries highlighting University and College Open Days are available through the Class of 2018 Glow Group. 


Work Experience Opportunities 

NHS Greater Glasgow Clyde NHS Work Experience Programme

BBC Scotland Work Experience Programme 

National Museums of Scotland

Law Society of Scotland Insight Weeks

Arnold Clark - See your Guidance Teacher for further info on how to apply

Go Construct CITB


Distance Learning Opportunities


Scholar consists of online learning materials designed for the SQA syllabus for a number of subjects at Advanced Higher, Higher and National 5 levels. Materials include text and graphics, simulations and online tests and can be accessed online at home or at school. Pupils can also monitor their own progress and teachers are able to set pupils’ work and track how they are doing – allowing SCHOLAR to support the whole learning process.

An online tutoring service and live homework sessions are now also available.

Find out more at the Scholar website or click here to view a leaflet giving further information.  All pupils in S4 - 6 are issued with a personalised username and password. 

Open Learn - Free Courses from the Open University

YASS - Young Applicants in Schools Scheme - Free Distance Learning with UCAS Points

Future Learn - Free Courses from Universities worldwide

West College Scotland Distance Learning - Short Courses available for free to schools. Speak to your Year Head or Guidance Teacher for help with registration


Business Links with Kirkintilloch High School