News Category: Careers

Jul 13 Stray FM Visit St Aidan’s

Posted in Careers, Year 10 News, Year 12 News.

Today we were extremely delighted to welcome Stray FM and Newtons Solicitors into school. Newtons work with Stray FM on their family show and we were honoured to be asked to join in their Q and A session, which will be aired on Wednesday 18th July. Two students from our Associated Sixth Form (Kate and […]

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May 08 FSS Partnership

Posted in Careers, School News, Sport.

We are sure many of you will have read in the local media that FSS has committed to a significant partnership with St Aidan’s School to support our students both at work and play. As well as becoming overall sponsor of the sports department and providing the first soccer team with new branded kits, FSS […]

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Mar 20 Interested in studying Geography?

Posted in Careers, Year 11 News, Year 12 News.

The careers department look forward to welcoming anyone who is interested in studying Geography at University on the 27th March.  

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Mar 15 Chartered Management Institute Conference

Posted in Careers, Year 12 News, Year 13 News.

The Chartered Management Institute (CMI) extended a unique invitation to St Aidan’s Sixth Form students in March, offering free attendance to their conference at the Queen’s Hotel in Leeds to celebrate International Womens’ Day.  Fortuitously the conference took place on a Training Day which gave 7 students the opportunity  to listen to inspirational speakers and network with senior professionals from […]

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Mar 13 University Visits 14th and 15th March

Posted in Careers, Year 11 News, Year 12 News, Year 13 News.

This week we welcome  St Andrew’s University on the 14th March and Newcastle University on the 15th March. Both talks will be in the careers department and students are welcome to bring sandwiches. We look forward to welcoming you.     

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Mar 06 STEM Careers Evening

Posted in Careers, Year 9 News, Year 10 News, Year 11 News, Year 12 News, Year 13 News.

All students and parents of  Year’s 9 to 13 are invited to attend the school’s STEM Careers Evening on Wednesday 14th March from 6.00pm to 8.00pm. Over 50 employers and universities are attending to represent an amazing range of careers and opportunities in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths. Please see below for information on who will […]

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Jan 30 Information about University Visits

Posted in Careers, Year 11 News, Year 12 News, Year 13 News.

The following Universities will be coming into Careers on the following dates. We hope to see many of you there.

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Nov 02 Royal Air Force Careers Visit

Posted in Sixth Form, Careers, Year 11 News, Year 12 News, Year 13 News.

On Tuesday 14th November Squadron Leader Tait will be in the careers department. We look forward to welcoming the Royal Air Force and if anyone would like an individual appointment please contact the careers centre.    

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Sep 19 National Apprenticeship Show

Posted in Sixth Form, Careers, Year 11 News, Year 12 News, Year 13 News.

This will be a fantastic event to gain more information about apprenticeship opportunities. Students are encouraged to attend on Thursday between 4.00pm and 6.30pm.

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Sep 18 Preparing for Medical School

Posted in Sixth Form, Careers, Year 11 News, Year 12 News.

This event is taking place on the 27th September at Harrogate High School. It is open to all Year 11 and Year 12 students who are interested in Medicine. Please book by 20th September.

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Jun 22 Myers Briggs Workshop

Posted in Careers, Year 12 News.

During our Sixth Form conference a group of Year 12 students were extremely lucky to benefit from a Myers Briggs workshop delivered by Jane Barrett from The Career Farm and Sue Featherstone from Developing Success. This is generally considered to be one of the most trusted and widely used personality questionnaires in the world and this […]

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Mar 16 Gap YearTalks

Posted in Sixth Form, Careers.

Representatives from International Citizen Service and Asia Africa Ventures will be in school next week to talk to Year 12 students about the advantages of taking a gap year and how to best plan and prepare for one.      

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Mar 14 National Quality Standard in Careers Education

Posted in Sixth Form, Careers, School News.

St Aidan’s Church of England High School, St John Fisher Catholic High School and the Associated Sixth Form are the first schools in the UK to be awarded the National Quality Standard in Careers Education, Information Advice and Guidance. Both schools are delighted to receive this award from C&K Careers in recognition of the work […]

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Mar 02 Careers Evening

Posted in Careers, Year 9 News, Year 10 News, Year 11 News, Year 12 News, Year 13 News.

On Thursday 9th March we will be holding our Careers Evening between 6pm and 8pm. We have over 40 businesses, organisations and universities coming into school to offer advice and guidance for our students in Year 9 onwards.

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Feb 09 Oxbridge 2017

Posted in Sixth Form, Careers, Year 13 News.

Seven students from the Associated Sixth Form have been offered places at Oxford and Cambridge for September 2017. Four students have received offers from Oxford and a further three have offers from Cambridge. We would like to congratulate the students on their outstanding achievement. It reflects their hard work, impressive academic ability and also the […]

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Jan 26 Year 11 Sixth Form Forum

Posted in Careers, Year 11 News.

Our Year 11’s had a great afternoon on the 25th January as they were able to visit Constance Green Hall to explore their option choices for Year 12. Each subject had a stand and our Associated Sixth Form were there to offer advice and guidance.

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Nov 02 Yorkshire Teaching School Alliance Open Day

Posted in Careers, School News.

Interested in becoming a teacher? This friday (4th November), we are holding a School Experience Open Day. This is open for anyone to gain first hand experience of what a placement at one of our schools is like, and get a feel for the support and guidance the Yorkshire TSA can provide.

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