We believe that all students must always be aspirational about their future pathways, whether this is applying for one of the most competitive courses at a top university, an apprenticeship at a blue-chip company or pursuing further education at a local college.

Simran attending the Sutton Trust US Programme at MIT and Harvard, USA.

Simran attending the Sutton Trust US Programme at MIT and Harvard, USA.

We offer comprehensive independent advice, support and guidance for students throughout Year 12 and Year 13 to help students fulfil their goals.  We often have speakers from a range of local business, universities and apprenticeship providers.  Students benefit from a range of opportunities:

  • Independent careers advice on a 1:1 basis.  Students can book up time with our careers advisers via their Head of Year.

  • Opportunities to attend masterclasses, summer schools, university lectures and more at top universities both in the UK and USA. All opportunities are available to student via google classroom.

  • Links with external organisations such as Spark, mycitylink, SEO Scholars to support students in accessing competitive internships and work placements.

  • Futures Days: drop down days in Year 12 and Year 13 to give students guidance on applying to universities and apprenticeships

  • Expert advice on top universities: 1:1 advice, support for admissions tests, coaching on interview technique etc

  • Work experience is offered to all our BTEC students, and other students on request via Mrs Cooper

Above all, students are encouraged to aim high and then supported  to achieve.

For more details on our support programme for students applying to top universities click here, and on employment based routes such as apprenticeships, degree apprenticeships and school leaver programmes, click here.