Post 16 news

Your up to date stop for post 16 info

WOW Day

Remember to check where you need to be on WOW day. It is really important for you to take these opportunities to get as much extra help and revision in before the exam season starts.


8.45 Meet Theatre

Intensive day in subjects

Students are to create their own timetable using the timings and roomings for the day.

YR13 Into University Seminar

Bistro/cafe all day for post 16 students

Free cake/drink at Break

Note different timings to the day – LF



8.45 – 9.00- Launch

9.00-10.00 Session 1

10.0- 10.20 Break

10.20-11.20 Session 2

11.20-12.20 session 3

12.20-12.55 Lunch

12.55 – 1.55 session 4

1.55 – 2.55 session 5

Next year

Y11 into Post 16

As you will all remember, the move from Y11 and GCSE's is quite a big step. This is the time of year where our Y11 students are looking at what they want to do with their futures.

Can we ask you to help them in this time of transition to help them see what our Post 16 can offer to them. If they ask about any if the courses you are doing then give them as much information as you can to help them.

Apprenticeships

Sport

Bristol City Community Trust are offering NVQ’s in Coaching, Teaching and Instructing Football. Contact Ian Parkes via ian.parkes@bcfc.co.uk for an application form.

2nd Chance will be running a Multi Sports Community Coach Makers course from Sept.www.2ndchanceproject.co.uk/coachmakers for more info

Lifetime Training are running pre-employment training courses in fitness. Contactwww.lifetimetraining.co.uk or phone 0870 120 1207 for details

Care

Brunel Care are looking for Volunteers and are offering work experience. So if you are interested in care work and want to find out more contact the Volunteer Co-ordinator Liz atvolunteers@brunelcare.org.uk for details.

Engineering

Check out this new website for careers information in all areas of engineeringwww.engineeringconstructioncareers.org.uk

Construction

On Site Bristol, part of Bristol City Council, are currently recruiting for their Apprenticeship vacancies in the following trades – Carpentry, Plumbing, Bricklaying, Electrical, Tiling, Stone Masonry, Painting & Decorating, Bench Joinery. You have time to apply up until the end of May, to start in September. Check their website www.onsitebristol.co.uk or phone 0117 3521960 for more details.

The CITB (Construction Industry Training Board) are also currently recruiting for their Apprenticeship vacancies in the trades. Contact www.bconstructive.co.uk for details.

Motor Vehicle

S&B Automotive Academy are holding an Open Day on Thursday 30th May from 2-8pm, to promote their apprenticeships in Light & Heavy Vehicle Maintenance and Repair, Auto Electrical Maintenance and Repair and Bus & Coach Body & Paint. Check www.sandbaa.com or phone0117 9533001 for details.

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