School Leavers' Challenge

School Leavers' Challenge

Are you up for The Challenge?

The TARGETcareers Challenge is a national competition that tests year 12 and 13 students on their strengths and work readiness. The 2017 competition saw students that made it to the top of the online leader board invited to the grand final at the BT Tower. At the final, students were pitted against each other across a number of challenges to find the overall winner.

Why take part? Two reasons: the chance to compete against thousands of other year 12 and 13’s to be crowned the TARGETcareers Challenge winner, and because every single entrant will receive a personalised report on their top strengths and how they can be used when planning their career.

Up for the challenge? Unfortunately the 2017 competition has now closed

For parents and teachers

Last year over 2000 students represented 400+ schools in the TARGETcareers Challenge. Encouraging your students to take part in The challenge is a great way of getting them to start considering their career options and their strengths in an interactive way. Our tests are provided by Capp, a leading provider of strengths-based testing for school leaver and graduate recruitment.

1 take the tests. 2 see where you rank on the leaderboard, 3 receive your bespoke strengths report, 4 if you are in the top few when the competition closes come along to the grand final, 5 meet employers and find out about school leaver careers, 6 take part in the live challenges, 7 be crowned champion and win an amazing prize.

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