Planning for the Future
We work with Sixth Form students to help them plan their futures. Our Careers Advisor and Teachers will help students make the right decisions.
The UCAS widget has been designed to link students and their parents to important information about higher education and the UCAS application process. Through simple and intuitive navigation, it’s easy for users to increase their knowledge of the information and advice UCAS has to offer. The content will be reviewed regularly by UCAS so it remains up-to-date and relevant
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The following websites are also helpful:
The Complete University Guide - http://www.thecompleteuniversityguide.co.uk
This is a great resource for anyone applying to university. Find all the latest UK university league tables by subject, entry standards, degree results as well as University League & Subject Tables. You can also find information on clearing, gap years, student finance and even student accommodation.
Unistats - http://unistats.direct.gov.uk
Unistats is the official website to help you make an informed choice when deciding which UK university or college to apply to. You can search, review and compare subjects at UK universities and colleges.
It also includes the results of the latest National Student Survey.
Student Finance - http://www.studentfinance.direct.gov.uk
Are you going to university or college? Work out how much you could get through studentloans, grants and bursaries. For advice and guidance and to apply online click this link.
Modern Apprenticeships - http://www.apprenticeships.org.uk
Apprenticeships offer a great start to your career and this website currently have the highest ever number of Apprenticeship vacancies in a wide range of different job opportunities.
Employment - https://www.gov.uk/jobs-jobsearch
Some students want to go straight into employment after further education. Job Seekers is a good place to start looking for a job that is suitable for you. Their website offers help and advice when looking for work, from planning a career to applying for a job, plus details of Jobcentre Plus programmes and services.
Gap Year - http://www.gapyear.com
Looking for inspiration for your Gap Year? Then visit this site for all the info you will ever need!