Careers & Further Education
make the right choice
This section of The Hollins website is designed to help you choose your career wisely.
Your career affects almost everything you do in life- money, friends, home, family, holidays, car, how long you might live, happiness.
It is REALLY important to make the right choice. Choose slowly, and keep reassessing your plans.
Annual Careers Events
|Record of Achievement||Job Interviews||Job Application-letters|
Mrs Crewe co-ordinates CEIAG (careers!) at The Hollins. You will find her in the Careers Office near the Drama room near the Music/History/Drama block on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. She deals with the day-to day running of CEIAG.
If you want to book an advisory interview, arrange a mock interview or visit a local college, pop in to see her or email email@example.com
Learning Resource Centre
Our school Learning Resource Centre - LRC - holds copies of current college prospectuses which give specific requirements for each course and contain application forms.
It also provides computer access for research and copies of career related material/books. Help is always available from the librarian Mrs Ainsworth.
Nationwide Careers Prospectus - info about all courses open to people aged 14-19.
Connexions - offers information on apprenticeships, colleges and sixth form open days and jobs.
Apprenticeships - News, advice and events relating to apprenticeship schemes.
Directgov - 14 - 19 Your life, your options.
Lancashire Student Services - Advice re: finance
UCAS - info about universities, colleges and courses and how to apply
Job Centre - Job information
Citizens Advice - Citizens' Advice Bureau
Career Advice - Career Advice Monster