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Careers/University Experience

Year 12 Work Experience

All year 12 students must complete a week of work experience in the summer term. Most students will complete their placement during the week of 17 July 2017.

If you have not yet arranged a placement, please contact Mrs Rodrigues in the 6th Form office as soon as possible. You must complete the form below and get it signed by a parent/carer:

Work Experience Placement Form



Business Apprenticeship with Ernst Young:

Year 12: Please see below information on a business apprenticeship opportunity with EY:

EY Choices Evening Information


UCAS Higher Education Exhibition

All students should have received a letter about the above exhibition on Thursday 29th June. Please return your reply split to Miss Navey as soon as possible if you would like it attend.


NHS Careers Fair at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Gateshead

There will be a careers fair held on Monday 3rd July at the QE Hospital in Gateshead. If you would like to attend, please contact Miss Navey as soon as possible. Places are limited to 10 students so will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.