CLF Post 16 Newsletter
27th February 2015
Upcoming Post 16 Dates
25th February 2015
'Ethics of Immigration' lecture - 2pm at BBA
27th February 2015
Bristol University Meningitis Swabs at JCA for relevant students
3rd March 2015
Ambitions+ Event at UWE Exhibition Centre
4th March 2015
Edinburgh Fringe Festival Auditions - 2pm at BBA
6th March 2015
BMA INSET Day, site closed
10th March 2015
Years 12 and 13 Parents' Evening (all staff) at John Cabot Academy (Please complete your reflections booklet prior to this!)
13th March 2015
Careers in Medicine talk - 1.10pm at KOA
Bristol Meningitis Swabs at JCA for relevant students
Red Nose Day
25th March 2015
BBA INSET Day, site closed
27th March 2015
JCA INSET Day, site closed
2nd April 2015
Law information Day - Burges Salmon 10.30am - 3pm
14th April 2015
UCAS Convention at Exhibition Centre
Heading Higher into Law
To find out more information about programmes like this, please speak to your Post 16 Student Support at your relevant site.
Green is the new Black
Thalia Carr and Sineenat Garrett have been short listed for ''Green Is the New Black' recycled fashion design competition on behalf of St. Vincent's. They will be constructing their designs and will be modelling them at Bristol Fashion Week in March.
Sineenat will be making her outfit out of crisp packets so would like some empty donations, please give any into the Cabot Eye at JCA.
Well done to both of you!
For more info, please check:
Please attend if you are thinking about doing medicine at university or if you are considering a career in medicine.
The sessions will include a talk with a trainee solicitor, partner in a firm and a barrister.
If you would like to attend, please email email@example.com including your name, school you attend and year group. Please note this is a first come first served basis.
If you will be attending, please notify your relevant Post 16 Administrator to let them know you will be absent.
All students! Exams in 10 weeks time!
Ambitions Event Coming soon (JCA, KOA, HWA) - please return your permission slips ASAP!
If you are a JCA student, please return your permission slips to Jennie Frampton ASAP otherwise you will be unable to attend the event.
Remember you will need to bring with you a packed lunch.
REMINDER - please complete your reflections booklet for Parents Evening - 10th of March
Assessment Point 4 Deadline: Tuesday 3rd March 2015 (All Sites)
Assessment point 4 closes on Tuesday, 3rd of March 2015 in readiness for the parents evening on the 10th. This is a short turn around for us as reports need to be shared across 5 sites so please make sure you meet this deadline. If there are any queries about this, please contact your relevant data manager or Assistant Director at Post 16.
Recruitment and Year 11 Interviews for CLF Post 16
We have now had 509 applications for Year 12 CLF Post 16!
If students would like to still apply, they can online at www.clfpost16.org until the end of February.
This weeks' Opportunities:
APPLY NOW - Law Firm Opportunity (CLOSING SOON)
The entry criteria will be B,B,B at A Level, but Law A Level is not necessary. The firm will be making offers in April, subject to the grades obtained in August.
They will also be offering work experience placements in August.
For more information, click on the link below to download the application form and apply.
Apply now - Interested in Law but not sure about University? (Closing Soon)
Lyons Davidson would like to offer keen and enthusiastic students the opportunity to experience what it is like to work within a national law practice. Students will spend time with several different departments, from legal specific departments to the support side of the business, throughout the week. This is not paid employment, but an opportunity that offers an insight into the day-to-day workings of a national law firm.
For those students who perform well during this week and receive positive feedback from the departments they complete work experience in, there may be the potential to subsequently complete a paid internship for six weeks during the summer (end of July/August).
To submit an application, please click the link below.
Closing date for applications is 6th March 2014.
Work would be around 2 hours a day, Monday - Friday, with opportunity for Saturday work.
Please contact Jon Regan on 0117 9604498 for more information.
Avon and Somerset Police Opportunity
If you are interested in a career to do with the Police, please have a look at the link below for more opportunities.
If you are interested in Assurance, Consulting, Deals or Tax, please click below to find out more.
Follow your Careers Adviser on Twitter
Careers Education, Information, Advice and impartial Guidance will be offered to all students from year 8 – 13 this is to make sure that all students get the support they need at all their key decision points. Your Academy Careers Adviser is a member of the "CLF Raising Aspirations Team" - here to support students when making choices about education and training