To make informed decisions about careers and options it is important to get unbiased information from nationally recognised websites, we have provided links below to recommended sites:
- National Careers Service – Students and Parents can access the website to research careers and gain impartial online advice.
- icould – A careers research website using videos of employees describing their job roles and a buzz quiz to suggest some careers to match your personality.
- UCAS Progress – This website is useful to find out about Post 16 courses and training available in your area and nationally. Students can apply online to courses and training opportunities.
- UCAS – is the website used for Higher Education information. All university courses are posted on this website for students to research and apply online when they are studying Level 3 qualifications at Sixth form or College. (See the pathways chart and UCAS tariff to check entry requirements)
- Apprenticeships – For information about apprenticeships and to search and apply for vacancies.
Post 16 Provision in your area (Sixth forms/Colleges)
The list below shows the most popular sixth forms and colleges in our area but there are lots of other choices too (see www.ucasprogress.com for more information or speak to your Careers Advisor)
Barnsley Sixth Form College – www.barnsleysixthformcollege.co.uk
Wath Comprehensive Sixth Form – www.wcs.rotherham.sch.uk
Penistone Grammar – www.penistone-gs.uk
Thomas Rotherham College – www.thomroth.ac.uk
New College Pontefract/Doncaster – www.ncpontefract.ac.uk/www.ncdoncaster.ac.uk
Barnsley College – www.barnsley.ac.uk
Dearne Valley College – www.dearne-coll.ac.uk
Rotherham College of Art and Technology – www.rotherham.ac.uk
Sheffield College – www.sheffcoll.ac.uk
Universal Technical College Sheffield – www.utcsheffield.org.uk
Doncaster College – www.don.ac.uk
For open days and events at these and other providers keep checking our Events/News section or refer to their individual website.