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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

Work Experience Wonders

On Tuesday 9th April three Wickersley students, Niamh, Fin and Gabe did an amazing job presenting to a group of representatives from the Rotherham Careers Advisor Network about their work experience.

Get Up To Speed Engineering Event

Wickersley Year 8 students had a great time at ‘Get up to Speed with STEM’ hosted by MAGNA, Rotherham. This event had lots of exhibitors from Rail, Air, Motor, Sports, Medical, Science and Digital Technologies running activities for young people to try.

Careers Advice and Information

Thinking about life after Wickersley? Or are you unsure of where or what you’d like to do next? Why not visit the new careers advice section on our school website!

Celebrity Hospital Workshop

Over a hundred Wickersley students took part in a ‘Celebrity Hospital’ workshop activity delivered by Sheffield Hallam University.