USEFUL LINKS

Unifrog

Unifrog is an award-winning online platform which helps students make intelligent choices about their futures. The universities, FE colleges or apprenticeships modules allow students to use data to decide which route to choose after school, hopefully avoiding common decision-making mistakes. Visit http://www.unifrog.org See your Head of Year for logging codes.

Careers

AllAboutCareers is an excellent careers information website for students aged 16-24 and over. It offers personalised guidance, dates, deadlines and commercial awareness.You can also try a free Career Test and find out which career sectors best match your personality. You might discover careers you’d never even thought about!

University

UCAS will tell you everything you need to know about applying to university — Open Days info, video guides, costs, step-by-step application guides, tracking your application, etc. There’s also an area specially for parents!

Apprenticeships

With the changing situation surrounding university fees, the option of going straight into employment post -18 is increasingly being considered. Apprenticeship schemes are developing rapidly and apprenticeships.org.uk is a fantastic source of the latest information and opportunities available.

Options Post – Sixth Form

Pure Potential is an excellent independent organisation providing high-quality support and information, about both university entry and career opportunities, to Sixth Formers in the state sector.