Sixth Form

Moving on Magazine – results day guide

MO Results Day Guide 2017 (2)

Are you considering applying to Medicine?

Check out the two presentation on changes to applying:

Medicine-update-conference-2017

Update-on-Applying-to-UK-Medical

If you want to watch the presentation it is also available on You Tube:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rmr2u8U-ft4

 

This is an exciting, paid opportunity for school leavers who have a passion for journalism, and who are not going to university. Successful applicants will be paid throughout the apprenticeship, will receive journalism training, and offered a fixed-term contract at The Sun after completion of the scheme. The full details – including those of how to apply – are pasted below. 

https://academy.news.co.uk/register/sun-apprentice/

Here’s what The Sun is looking for in its apprentice journalists:

  • A passion for news or sport
  • Knowledge of new media – including social media
  • At least 5 GCSEs or equivalent, grade C or above, including English
  • Good command of the English language
  • Confidence in your writing
  • Willingness to listen and learn
  • A great work ethic and be self-motivated
  • Willingness to study and work simultaneously
  • Excellent communication skills – verbal and written
  • Be presentable
  • Have the right to work in the UK and the right to hold a valid passport
  • Be able to live within commuting distance of south and central London
  • Be willing to travel without notice
  • A full driving licence is desirable but not essential

Need help choosing a career path?

Use Future Finder https://futurefinder.yourlife.org.uk/

You can search based on your A levels, personality or job.

 

EY Apprenticeships

Join EY for one of the choices evenings to gain an insight into life at EY!
They will be hosting a number of open evenings for students in their offices across the UK during June and July (including London and Southampton).
If you are thinking about applying for a business apprenticeship or want to understand if this might be an option for you, this is a great opportunity for you to join us and learn more about it.  During the evening you will have the opportunity to hear from current apprentices, as well as getting some all-important tips for the application process!  This event is open to current year 12 students and parents.  Spaces are limited, so to find out more and register, please visit the website:  https://go.ey.com/2rYrA3S

 

The UK Clinical Aptitude Test (UKCAT) is required by the majority of University Medical and Dental schools in the UK and must be sat in the summer of 2017 by candidates who want to apply to member universities for entry in 2018 (or deferred entry in 2019).

UKAT

Summer Term University Taster Days

University of London – Taster Days

University Open Days

LSE – 6th July – http://www.lse.ac.uk/study/meetLSE/openDays.aspx

Reading –  Open Days

University of Exeter, Penryn Campus, Cornwall – Open Day on Saturday 10 June. Open Days

University Summer Schools 2017

Pathways to Property Summer School – applications now open – deadline 31st May 2017.

http://www.henley.ac.uk/rref/rref-what-we-do/Pathway_to_Property/rref_pathways_to_property_summer_school_2017.aspx

Architecture – Reading University B18359 Architecture Summer Masterclass flyer final version

Universtiy of London – http://www.london.ac.uk/tasters.html

Royal Holloway – Year 12 Computer Science Insight Day – 27 June 2017 – https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/year-12-computer-science-insight-day-tickets-33889169418

Apprenticeships seminar presentation

Application Form for Collingwood Sixth Form

Parents guide to options after sixth form

Loud! is a free educational, careers and teen lifestyle magazine

Results Day Rescue Pack – Level 3 Qualifications

Current Information on Student Finances 2014

Applying to Higher Education

Super-curricular ideas to enhance your application to Russell Group universities

Gap Years