Baker Clause Policy Statement


This policy Statement sets out the school’s arrangements for managing the access of providers to pupils at the school for the purpose of providing them with information regarding the provider’s education or training offer at each transition point.  This complies with the school’s legal obligation under section 42B of the education act 1997.

All pupils in years 8-11 are entitled:

  • To find out about technical education qualifications and apprenticeships opportunities, as part of a careers programme which provides information on the full range of education and training opportunities available at each transition point;
  • To hear from local providers and the opportunities they offer, including technical education and apprenticeships – through options events, assemblies and group discussions and taster events;
  • To understand how to make applications for the full range of academic and technical courses.

Management of Provider Requests

Procedure – A provider wishing to request access should contact Mr Wright, Assistant Headteacher:

Telephone 01704 228940  [email protected]

Opportunities for access

A number of events on the school calendar, integrate into the school careers programme, will offer providers an opportunity to come into school to speak to pupils and their parents: