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Building Futures Evening – 20th March 2019

 

Blackpool Sixth’s Building Futures Evening is taking place on Wednesday 20th March 2019 from 4:30pm – 7:30pm

During the evening, all lower sixth students and their parent/carers  will attend a short talk with pastoral mentors, introducing the evening, talking about different progression routes and progression key milestones. There will also be the opportunity to book onto several talks on topics such as student finance, apprenticeships, degree apprenticeships, applying to competitive universities and volunteering/gap years. There will also be a careers and higher education fair taking place in Relish.


You can book your place now on to the following talks below.

(Please book in the name of your child when booking.)

Pastoral Mentor ‘Next steps’ talk

Click on the name of your child’s mentor to book a time slot.

Ben Redman
Dave Morton
David Williams
Hannah Goodrick
James Marinker
Maeva Davies
Naomi Colgan
Nicola Threlfall
Rebecca Lawson
Ruth Large
Steve Beesley
Steve Hayes-Brown

PLEASE NOTE: These talks are open to Blackpool Sixth lower sixth students and their parents/carers only.

Specific talks – All talks last approximately 30 minutes

Location – Room R201
5.30 pm – An introduction to higher education and student life (Edge Hill University) – Click here to book
6.15 pm – Higher apprenticeships and degree apprenticeships (Manchester Metropolitan University) – Click here to book
7:00 pm – An introduction to higher education and student life (Edge Hill University) – Click here to book

Location – Room R202

5:00 pm – Student finance (University of Huddersfield) – Click here to book
5:30 pm – Higher apprenticeships and degree apprenticeships (University of Central Lancashire) – Click here to book
6:15 pm – Student finance (University of Huddersfield) – Click here to book

Location – Room R203
4:30 pm – Routes into teaching (University of Cumbria) – Click here to book
5.15 pm – Higher apprenticeships and degree apprenticeships (Manchester Metropolitan University) – Click here to book
6:00 pm – Global employability and education abroad (Hollins and Fenn) – Click here to book
6:45 pm – Local employment options (Blackpool Transport) – Click here to book

Location – Room R204
4:30 pm – Higher apprenticeships and degree apprenticeships (University of Central Lancashire) – Click here to book
5:15 pm – Routes into an apprenticeship, vocational and academic route (Victrex) – Click here to book
6:00 pm – Progressing to employment (Civil Service) – Click here to book
6:45 pm – Architectural Technology (University of Central Lancashire) – Click here to book