30 Shiphay Lane, Torquay TQ2 7DY
T: 01803 613215

Y7-11 Absence Line: 01803 653 750

30 Shiphay Lane, Torquay TQ2 7DY
E:   T: 01803 613215
Y7-11 Absence Line: 01803 653 750

The Careers Programme


The careers’ programme we offer aims to give independent, impartial advice to all our students. Some of its key components are: 
  • Individual interviews with our own highly knowledgeable and approachable Careers’ Advisor, Mrs Tully;
  • Talks on non-university options post school – early Spring Term Year 12;
  • Talks by university subject specialists – late Spring Term Year 12;
  • Support in applying to U.S. Universities and European universities including France, Germany and the Netherlands;
  • Organised visits to Higher Education Fair and at least two university Open Days – summer Term Year 12;
  • Support on UCAS Personal Statement writing – Summer Term Year 12;
  • Support with UCAS Application procedure – Autumn Term Year 13;
  • Support with Student Finance – Spring Term Year 13;
  • Mock interview support and practice – Spring Term Year 13;
  • Support with work-experience placements throughout the Sixth-Form.
All Departments support individuals in their university applications by running seminars and supporting individuals with their Personal Statements. 
Oxbridge: Beyond this, we run an extremely thorough programme for Oxbridge candidates. This includes highly focused support throughout every stage of the process. 
We also run nationally recognised Subject Conferences – In 2018 this was focused upon providing specialist information and advice about the huge variety of medical professions and how to plan a career pathway. 
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