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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

Mrs K Miller

Future Aspirations & Pupil Premium 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.

Contact Careers

As a parent, you are welcome to contact our Careers Advisor if you have any questions or enquiries about careers here at Wickersley.

Careers News

Future First Workshop

Wickersley School & Sports College were privileged to welcome back former students who volunteered to take part in a ‘Future First’ workshop with Year 9 and 10 students.

Maths Activity Day

The University of Sheffield created a fantastic maths activity day for Wickersley students to attend as part of our partner HEPPSY+ project.

Wentworth Woodhouse Welcomes Wickersley!

35 year 8 and 9 students recently attended an enterprise activity day at Wentworth Woodhouse with the remit of identifying and developing projects that would engage young people in the future of the house and contribute to the wider community.

Talk the Talk

Wickersley Year 9 students certainly proved that they could ‘talkthetalk’ yesterday when they took part in a workshop run by Jolene to build confidence and develop a toolkit of skills to be able to talk and present more confidently in front of their peers.