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27/01/2020 11:27 am davidmoore
Apprenticeships with Morrisons available - February & March Assessment days now open! Information GHWY Staff January
09/01/2020 2:28 pm davidmoore
Social Sciences Teachers and Advisors Day 2020 13/02/2020 Location: University of Leeds Date: Thursday 13th February 2020 This day is designed to be an opportunity for school/ college based teachers and advisors and University admissions staff, academics and staff to learn from each other about the best ways to support young people in their transition from school or college onto Social Sciences in Higher Education. Workshops will cover a wide range of topics including information on course changes, admissions criteria, the student journey, work-placement opportunities, how the University of Leeds supports particular cohorts of students etc. The day will be an opportunity to share best practice, and to inform one another as to how to best support students. It will provide insight which will inform the CIAG you can offer students, as well as help us to better understand the students that transition to Higher Education. Places are open to Teachers and Advisors for students 11-16 AND 16+. Sessions include, but are not limited to: • Law at University of Leeds and the impact of the Solicitors Qualifying Exams • Which Business Degree – a guide to available degree programmes and making suitable choices. • Working with BTEC students at University of Leeds • Academic Skills & Knowledge – How students can critically engage with research and assessments in Social Science. • Social Science Foundation Year opportunities • Challenges of the contemporary political landscape on Higher Education for future generations. • What does Sociology and Social Policy look like? Learning Aims, Objectives and Outcomes. • Student Voices – Student perspectives on their transition to studying Social Sciences at University of Leeds • Supporting Students on Business degree programmes • Geography: Population & Health Issues • Q-Step & Nuffield Research Work Placement Opportunities • Plenary – Open Table Discussion • Lunch To secure your place please book on the link. Please note, places are limited. Information Teachers and Schools January
08/01/2020 12:07 pm davidmoore
DFN Project SEARCH is now open for applications for September 2020 DFN Project SEARCH offers a unique opportunity for young adults with learning disabilities, aged 18 to 25, to develop skills for the work place and be supported in their search for employment. Information Teachers and Schools January
04/12/2019 2:01 pm AliceT
That Oxford Girl - support for Oxbridge applicants 'That Oxford Girl' is a FREE educational access platform, providing an insight into both the application process and student life. Since its launch the platform has had over half-a-million views and the Instagram has over 33,000 followers. Written by 100+ current Oxford University students, from a diverse range of backgrounds, 'That Oxford Girl' would hugely benefit anyone in your network considering Oxbridge. Information Teachers and Schools December
27/11/2019 11:54 am JudahC
Leeds United Offer to Secondary schools Leeds United are doing a number of schools programmes this year and I'm planning on running a few in 2020. The one's I am namely interested in are: Leeds United Offer of groups of between 12-16 students: • p.21 Women Go set go • P.22. Mixed Gender "I can lead" award • P.28- Education day at Elland road • P.32 Careers day at Elland Road • P.36 Handling finances and understanding credit scores. Free workshop and can register your interest. * P.45 Free Assemblies on creating a winning team, leadership qualities, bullying, racism, and diversity. Information GHWY Staff November
19/11/2019 9:54 am davidmoore
Degree Apprenticeship - Retail 06/01/2020 Morrisons offers you the chance to be part of a different kind of retail business. You see, unlike our competitors, we own most of our own supply chain - we're both food makers and shopkeepers;. Whilst you’re working towards a degree and building your career with the teams that move millions of products from our distribution centres to our stores we pay all your course fees for you and you also get to work and earn a salary while you’re studying – so money is never a concern. Information Young people November
14/11/2019 12:23 pm davidmoore
All About Apprenticeships November 2019 Information Teachers and Schools November
13/11/2019 12:20 am davidmoore
Interested in becoming a police officer? See attached posters Information Teachers and Schools November
13/11/2019 12:08 am davidmoore
Spark broadcasts Spark, who provide schools with free live streamed employer engagement careers events would like you to register for some of their free events/broadcasts. The next live streamed event is with BMW on 12th November at 9.10am focussing on careers in automotive technology. The stream will be hosted by the female racing champion, Rebecca Jackson, a live panel of young people will also discuss automotive careers and answer live questions from students across the country. This is free to all schools who register who will then be able to submit questions to the panel. I would normally include this in the newsletter, but with it only being a week away, I thought you might appreciate some notice. Information Teachers and Schools November
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