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Year 11 Transition & GCSE Results 2021

Updated Tuesday 13 July 2021 (12:05 pm)

Results Day 2021 (Updated Tue 13 Jul 12:00 pm)

GCSE Results Day and appeals process

To All Year 11s

To support your transition to your next steps this page will be updated regularly with the most up to date information from local Colleges, please make sure you check this page regularly for the most up to date information and contact methods. 

We hope that you have already applied for Sixth form Colleges but if you have not yet, or have changed your mind, all Sixth Form Colleges are still taking applications.  During year 10 or 11 you will have had a one-to-one interview with a career’s advisor.  However, if you would like a further conversation please email Mrs Hammond-Phillips (z.hammond-phillips@unity.lancs.sch.uk) and we can organise another session for you.

Future U have put together some resources that may help at this time with the application and interview process:

 

These documents from Lancashire County Council provide help and guidance on your next steps within Lancashire. (Updated Tue 8 June 2021)

Key stage 4 to key stage 5 Transition Booklet

Year 11 and 13 Apprenticeship Support April 2021

Summer 2021 College Transition Activities

 

Medicine Application Timeline (Updated Thu 1 July 2021)

Free online event for soon-to-be year 12s who are just starting to think about applying to medical school.

There will be Doctors and current medical students covering the application timeline, work experience, entrance exams and everything they need to hit the ground running in September. An event timetable can be found on the Google registration link below.

Google registration link: https://forms.gle/Dud254nM1dozd3uF7

Date: 21st August 2021 

 

Year 11 Opportunities from Lancashire Careers Network (Updated Tue 1 June 2021)

Y11 Opportunities June 2021

This broadcast is aimed at Year 10 and Year 11 and for both learners and parent/carers. It features content from Lancashire learners currently studying at school sixth forms, FE colleges and private training providers sharing their experience on the various pathways after school including; Apprenticeships, A-Levels, Vocational course and T-Levels.

Current information from Local Colleges

Burnley College / Themis – https://www.burnley.ac.uk

Burnley College are running a lot of Question and Answer sessions through their social media platforms:

Facebook: burnley college / Themis

Instagram: burnleycollege / Themisburnley

Twitter: @BurnleyCollege @Themisburnley

For students who have not applied yet they are still taking applications via the Burnley College website – there is a video on how to apply on the social platforms for students to follow.

For those students who have applied, Burnley College will be sending out resources to individuals based on the area they have applied for.

School Liaison contact details for anyone who is still unsure on the options/choice/questions about GCSES’s etc. Telephone: 01282 733322, email: admission@burnley.ac.uk or contact via any social media platform.

Nelson and Colne / Accrington and Rossendale  (Updated Fri 9 Jul 2021)

https://www.nelson.ac.uk/   – https://www.accross.ac.uk/

Enrolment FAQs 2021

School Offer Booklet 2020-21

A new plumbing course is available for September 2021 – Plumber A5 flyer

Information on upcoming open events – Year 11 Open Event Invite and Yr11 Events 2021

Guidance and advice – School Leavers Guidance and Advice 2021 and Get Ready For College

Social media pages are updated regularly – parents and students can find information on Instagram and Facebook.

Specific queries can be emailed to the following email: admissions@nelson.ac.uk

Myerscough College – https://www.myerscough.ac.uk/

Parents, guardians and students can get in touch to talk about courses, applications, finance, transport and all things Myerscough every day between 9am and 5pm via their Live Chat facility.

Simply open the Myerscough College website and look for the “Let’s Chat” Tawk.to chat box in the bottom right of your screen. One of their advisors will be online ready to chat to you or you can leave your details and someone will get back to you as soon as possible.

Please see below a video clip put together by staff at the Witton Campus (Blackburn). This shows images from around the campus and gives information about the courses.  This may be particularly useful for applicants who haven’t yet visited or students who may be interested in Animal Studies or Practical Horticulture.  Witton Campus also offer Foundation Learning and Skills for Working Life courses.

https://tinyurl.com/myerscough

St Christopher’s Sixth Form – https://www.st-christophers.org/sixth

Online applications remain open.

Students who have already applied should have been contacted by the College and bridging work will have been sent out to help prepare you for next year. If you have not received this please contact sixthform@st-christophers.org to organise.

Training 2000 – https://www.training2000.co.uk/ (Updated Thursday 17 June 2021)

Virtual Apprenticeship Event – 7 Jul 2021 – Open Day July 2021

Virtual Results Day – 12 Aug 2021 – Results Aug 2021

Check out this guide – Here to Help Guide

Students can access support from Training 2000 to:

  • Apply for an apprenticeship
  • Write a CV or covering letter
  • Practice interview technique
  • Gain more information about their current course and vacancies.

This can be accessed using social media or by emailing info@t2000.co.uk

Facebook: training 2000

Twitter: @training2000

North Lancashire Training Group (NLTG) – www.nltg.co.uk

Video of a Year 11 Presentation on Apprenticeships – Apprenticeship Video