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Careers Information

Sixth Form & Further Education

A wide range of information about university courses and study and linked opportunities.

Apprenticeships & Employment

Looking to be in paid work alongside college or part-time employment to enhance your sixth form study?

Work Experience & Volunteering

If you want to gain some valuable insight into a career area or just show a future employer that you have valuable skills and experience to offer.

Post-16 Advice

Individual support for students either wanting advice and specific information on their options after Year 11 or for those who are unsure on the pathway that might interest them and are just wanting some help.

Alumni & Past Years

Wickersley is proud of the achievements of its past students, find out more about their stories and sign-up to our Alumni community.

Local Information & Events

Useful dates for your calendar and information about opportunities in your local area.

Higher Education

Advice on university and options after sixth form.

HeppSY+

Working in partnership with Sheffield Hallam University, the University of Sheffield, and South Yorkshire colleges and schools to increase the number of young people progressing to higher education

Careers Programme & Provider Access

Accessible information regarding the school’s careers programme, career leaders and information on arrangements for independent education providers access.

Meet the Team

Mrs R Mullins

Careers Leader
Email: careers@wickersley.net
Tel: 01709 542147

Miss D Ogley

HeppSY+ Coordinator
Email: careers@wickersley.net
Tel: 01709 542147

Sixth Form students actively looking to progress to University are advised to speak to their form tutor or mentor.

Alternatively, you can speak to the following Sixth Form staff:

  • Mr S English
  • Mrs K Chant
  • Mrs K Harrison

If you need advice on alternative career paths please visit the careers team.

Careers News

Wickersley Graduation 🎓

An exciting event to mark a fabulous achievement. Yesterday evening was the graduation event for our Year 9 students that have completed their ‘Brilliant Club’ programme.

Cambridge: Inspiration

It was a ‘touch of magic’ when our students were invited to have lunch in ‘The Great Hall’ at Homerton College – The University of Cambridge – as it was being prepared for a forthcoming formal ‘Harry Potter’ dinner.

Army Careers Presentation

Sergeant Wilkes from the Army Careers Centre in Doncaster visited the school to discuss a career in the British Army and the Military College in Harrogate. Twenty students took part in the discussion and were given the opportunity to ask questions about life in the armed forces.

Students Explore the Factory of the Future

Wickersley students were privileged to explore the new technology in use in the ‘Factory of the Future’ and ‘Factory 2050’ at the AMRC this week.