Graham School @grahamschoolWishing all students and staff a restful half term! Well done on all your hard work this term!  #TeamGraham #Holiday also please do click to read the first newsletter of the school year! https://t.co/YtzEsGIl9b https://t.co/Drq5tPsbur2 days ago
Graham School @grahamschoolOur students have really excelled themselves on @hegartymaths this term and we can't wait to reward all of our #HegartyHeroes today with their prizes and certificates. Fantastic work, effort and determination from all of our students. Well done! #TeamGraham #Maths #ThriveWithHope https://t.co/r94GySPUDu2 days ago
Graham School @grahamschoolCongratulations to our @ThinkReadHQ programme graduates Jack and Adrian. Ms Laxton is extremely proud of the two students and what they have achieved, even more so for their hard work and determination. A fantastic achievement, well done! 👨🏼‍🎓📚🥳 #TeamGraham #ThriveWithHope https://t.co/RNoy1aUGcA4 days ago
Graham School @grahamschoolY9 had Friday treats today - well done on a great start to the year! We had 12 students nominated - some couldn't be there but they still go their chocolates! #TeamGraham #Y9 #Celebrations #ThriveWithHope https://t.co/YYT3F1lXEO7 days ago
Graham School @grahamschoolWell done to Y8 students (and Ms Tindall!) who enjoyed treats on Friday! They are doing really well in Y8 and have had a great start to the year! Hope you enjoyed the chocolates! #TeamGraham #Y8 #GrowAtGraham #ThriveWithHope https://t.co/qHUaZQAs432 weeks ago
Graham School @grahamschoolWell done to Y7 students who had Friday Treats with Miss Robins! Cold Chocolate this year rather than hot! They have had a great first month. We are very proud of them! #TeamGraham #GrowAtGraham #Celebrations #ThriveWithHope 🍫🥳 https://t.co/0zbqzEzxtO3 weeks ago
Graham School @grahamschoolEach of our Year 7 & 8 will receive a FREE book! During the next two weeks students will pick their book from 17 titles. Take a look at this year's choice on the Bookbuzz website. https://t.co/mvsFUoQyd04 weeks ago
Graham School @grahamschoolMiss Jessup has expressed just how proud she is of the students here at #TeamGraham. We are currently running our #AntiBullyingCampaign and so far we've had 75 students wanting to be Anti Bullying Ambassadors. Amazing team spirit. #Proud 👏4 weeks ago
Graham School @grahamschoolGreat to see so many Y6 and their parents this evening! If you missed it, please enjoy our film at the link below. If you have questions contact us! We’ll be in touch!#Transition #TeamGraham https://t.co/VkKjICiGjf4 weeks ago
Graham School @grahamschoolWith Virtual Open Evening fast approaching... here's just a small taster of life at Graham School. We can't wait to meet you all next week. https://t.co/NT8wGULm3I4 weeks ago

GRAHAM SCHOOL IS PART OF

IAG & Careers

IAG & Careers

Graham School takes the responsibility to prepare our students for life after 16 very seriously. We pride ourselves on providing independent careers advice to ensure that our students secure a progression route that will help them achieve their ambitions. Our school Careers Lead is Mrs Emma Millican E: e.millican@gra.hlt.academy who can be contacted at school on 01723 366541. We also have our own Careers Advisor, Mrs Ruth Green E: r.green@gra.hlt.academy

We offer students and families the opportunity to book an appointment to see the Careers Advisor. The Careers Advisor is in school on Wednesdays and Thursdays each week and can provide tailored information, advice and guidance relating to the post-16 options available to students. To book an appointment to see the Careers Advisor, please telephone the school on 01723 366451 or return a Career Consultation Request Form to the Careers Office.

With the support of colleges, training providers, universities and employers, we provide a range of experiences and information sessions to help students to understand their post-16 options. The programme of events includes opportunities to take part in work experience, university and college visits/taster sessions and ‘Meet the Employer’ sessions.

In addition we offer a wide range of packages to assist students in making career choices. These can be accessed at any time via the links below or through the school’s Learning Portal.

Online Resources

e-Clips

This online resource has useful information about entry requirements and routes into over 1,200 jobs and careers.

Job Explorer Database (JED)

This database has a wealth of information on careers and a quiz to help identify careers that may suit students. The database is suitable for younger users.

National Careers Service

This central government website provides access to independent professional advice on careers, skills and the labour market for anyone aged 13 and over. Information can be accessed via the website, or by calling 0800 100 900.

Apprenticeships

This website provides information about apprenticeships for students, parents and employers, and includes a list of current apprenticeship vacancies.

You can also take a look at the most recent Parents’ Pack  which contains lots of Apprenticeship information. 

STEM Careers

This website features career opportunities available from the STEM family of subjects; Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths.

Post-16

Aiming for University

For the most up-to-date information about courses and entry requirements, you should refer to the websites of the universities you are interested in attending. Please be aware that the courses on offer are subject to change. This useful document, Aiming to go to University, is a useful starting point for your research and can be found on the Useful Information page for students.  

Colleges

Students from Graham School go on to study at a number of institutions providing post-16 education and training. Course information/application forms are available from the Careers Room, or at:

Scarborough Sixth Form College
http://www.s6f.org.uk
Scarborough TEC
https://scarboroughtec.ac.uk/
York College
http://www.yorkcollege.ac.uk
Bishop Burton College
http://www.bishopburton.ac.uk
Askham Bryan College
http://www.askham-bryan.ac.uk
The Academy (Hair and Beauty)
http://www.academyhairandbeauty.com
East Riding College
http://www.eastridingcollege.ac.uk
Lady Lumley’s School
http://www.ladylumleys.n-yorks.sch.uk
Norton College
http://www.nortoncollege.n-yorks.sch.uk

 

Virtual tours and open days

Some colleges and sixth forms have produced virtual tours and online open days so even though you can’t visit in person, you can get a taste for what it is like to be there:

Scarborough Sixth Form Virtual Tour

Askham Bryan College – Further Education Presentation: 


 

Training Providers

Apprenticeships Providers

We have a close relationship with all post-16 providers in the area, as well as local universities and employers.

Post-16 Funding

Funding may be available from some colleges in the form of bursaries. Please contact the colleges to find out if bursaries are on offer, and if you are eligible to apply.

Post-16 Transport Assistance

Some students may be eligible to apply for travel assistance. Information and application forms are available at http://ww.northyorks.gov.uk/post16transport or by contacting North Yorkshire County Council on 0845 872 7374. Applications for assistance usually open in April or May each year, but you can ring for general advice before this time.

Information about Student Finance at University

http://www.direct.gov.uk/studentfinance

Government information and guidance on student finance for those who are interested in going to university.

Independent Task Force on Student Finance

http://www.moneysavingexpert.com/students

This website, maintained by Martin Lewis from moneysavingexpert.com, contains clear information for students, families and teaching staff on finance for students interested in going to university.

Twitter

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