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Sixth Form Futures Programme

Sixth Form Futures Programme 2018-9

Date

Event

Aim

Provider

Year 12

13th September

Success at Sixth Form

(Pathways and introduction to Work Experience)

To opt into programme and take part in Employability activities

Chris McNamara – Pathways CEO

Year 12 & 13

19th September

 

Uptree Assembly

 

To opt into programme and take part in Employability activities

Uptree

Year 12

Sep. 25th –1st  October

 

One-to-one Interviews

 

To establish current strengths and ideas for Post 18

CEIAG Coordinator

Year 13

September – October

One-to-one Guidance

To support students through the future pathways process and post 18 options

CEIAG Coordinator and Sixth Form Administrator

Year 12 September

Introduction to

Future Learn

An online course to develop independent learning and study

Future Learn

Year 13

September – November

Personal Statement

Drop In Sessions

To support students with writing and completing CV / PS

CEIAG Coordinator / Academic Coaches

Year 12

September

Developing Leadership Skills through Broadening Horizons Programme

To develop leadership skills.  Students undertake leadership responsibility  e.g. training as mentors, leading a lesson

Students

Year 12 & 13

 

Extended Project Qualification

To develop independent learning, research skills and academic writing style

EPQ Team

Year 12

October

Russell Group University Visit

To apply for RG Universities and to learn the procedure

CEIAG Coordinator / Sixth Form Administrator

Year 13

October & January

Finance Talks

To explain how student finance works

James Ringer Goldsmiths University /

Student Finance tour

Year 12

6th November

British Library

Research Workshop

To support the development of research and independent learning skills

CEIAG Coordinator / Subject Leaders

Year 12 (13)

22nd November

Futures Afternoon

1

To introduce range of Apprenticeships & write a CV.
The session will also prepare students for The Skills Show

Sally Williams – CSR Group

Year 12

23rd November

 

The Skills Show

 

To introduce variety of options available post 18

Various businesses /universities/ apprenticeship providers

Year 12

5th February

Work Experience

To broaden students’ knowledge of the world of work

In-house

Year 12

22nd February

Futures Afternoon

2

To give students an overview of benefits of Post 18 Study; to gain Work Experience Feedback; to introduce Interview Preparation/Application Programme

Jane Marshall – Imperial College

In-house / GE Healthcare

 

Years 12 & 13

March

 

Spectrum of STEM Activities

National Careers Week / British Science Week

To introduce students to a range of careers /post 18 pathways

Alumni / Various companies & speakers

Year 12

23rd March

Futures Morning

3

Interview Practice

Careers of the Future Workshop

GE Healthcare

In-house

Year 12

21st / 22nd March

UCAS Convention

Excel

To introduce UCAS and broaden students’ knowledge of courses available

UCAS / Universities

Year 12

9th or 11th May

Futures Day

4

To broaden students minds about variety of post 18 options available

Various including universities, apprenticeship programmes

Year 12

April / May

Futures Afternoon 5

Personal Statements

To introduce students to content and structure of CV / PS

Jane Marshall, Imperial College

Year 12

23rd May

Futures Afternoon 6

Personal Statement Workshop

To support students writing their Personal Statements

In-house

Year 12

June -Wednesday pm

Personal Statement

Drop In Sessions

To support students writing their Personal Statements

In-house

Year 12

June

Oxbridge Talk / Workshop / Visit

To help students gain full understanding about collegiate system and application process

Somerville College

Oxbridge Conferences

On-going

Volunteering and Enrichment Opportunities

To develop and prepare students for post 18 studies / and becoming better citizens

Various

On-going

Alumni Talks

To open students’ minds to different pathways available

Various alumni

On-going

Business and Enterprise Events

To develop employability skills and better understanding of world of work

GE Healthcare/Dentsu Aegis/Pathways /Uni. Taster Events

Weekly

Bulletin

To inform students about open days, visits, taster events, etc.

Sixth Form Administrator