“Expert tutors and links with employers help to develop key employability and transferable skills” Ofsted 2015
Our aim is to fully prepare you for the next stage of your career journey, by ensuring that you succeed in your exams, develop employability skills and gain a strong understanding of the world of work.
You will have the opportunity to take part in career planning sessions, interview, CV and application workshops and have access to careers information and advice. This will help you to make important decisions about your future.
We have built excellent links with employers from across the region such as St Helens RLFC and Jaguar Land Rover, to offer you the chance to explore the wide range of career opportunities available in fields such as media, photography, catering, business, marketing, sales, journalism and much more.
Once you have completed year 11, you will have the option to go to St Helens College, where you can choose from a range of pathways, including:
- A levels
- A technical and professional course
- A traineeship
- An apprenticeship
Students staying with St Helens College can progress all the way through to university, either choosing to study elsewhere or continuing their journey with us to University Centre St Helens on a full or part-time undergraduate course.
On successful completion of your St Helens College 14-16 Academy studies, you will be rewarded with either:
- A guaranteed place at St Helens College on a full-time, technical and professional course
- A guaranteed place at St Helens College to study a package of A levels
- A guaranteed interview with St Helens College for a traineeship or an apprenticeship