Our vision is to prepare pupils for a safe happy and productive adult life, so careers information, advice and guidance  is an important focus for pupils at Iford Academy.

Meet the Careers Information, Advice & Guidance team.


                                       M Bradnam – CIAG support  [email protected]


The Iford Academy curriculum content highlights real life application of subjects being taught to Careers and life skills. This is particularly evident in the close links to the content of our Personal Development lessons.

Linking careers to learning features across our curriculum subjects along side our careers strategy.

Careers Policy

Iford Academy Careers Journey

Career Strategic Plan 2023

Careers Programme 2023-2024

compass-score July 2023

Application for Provider Access

Afcb Inspires


The Gatsby Benchmarks are a key part of the Government’s careers strategy for schools

The Gatsby Benchmarks have a key role in:


We pride our selves on forging robust and meaningful partnerships within our local community and beyond to ensure that every student has access to a full range of options.



Year 11 Destinations



Open Events 2023-2024.

Events | Bournemouth and Poole College (thecollege.co.uk)

Open events | Brockenhurst College

Events Archive – Totton College

College Open Events – Grow Your Career – Kingston Maurward College (kmc.ac.uk)


Other Websites, Labour Market Information and support;

LMI For All

Career Pilot

National Careers Service