Transition Resources for All Students

For students considering Uni… find out more about creating your own UCAS Hub, news from UCA, University of East Anglia taster sessions and details about new Student Stream which brings together video content from universities across the UK in one place. Home - StudentStream 

Start researching your future with UCAS Hub
UCAS Hub - Why should you sign-up? 

If you are just starting your career research journey take a look at the summer support on offer via KentChoices and Youth Employment UK website or why not register with ‘Sacu’ watch their video and take the careers quiz to get started.  You will find links to join the Universities UK interactive virtual fair on Wednesday 26 May to explore your post-18 options or try their new streaming website ‘student stream’. You'll be able to chat directly to universities and apprenticeships and gain vital application advice. You’ll also find ‘Super Curricular’ ideas for including in your personal statement and The University of Leicester give advice about Engineering 

BFI Screen Writing Residential Academy 
BFI Screenwriting Academy 2021 (jotform.com) apply by 13th June 

NHS Virtual Work Experience 
NHS Virtual Work Experience (springpod.co.uk) 
NHS Healthcare Careers Virtual Work Experience – Allied Healthcare Mentor (alliedhealthmentor.org) 

University of Kent on Line Debating 
Online Debating Competition - Outreach and Adult Learning - University of Kent 

Taster Days booking form | Goldsmiths, University of London 

Oak National Academy Online Classroom (thenational.academy) 

University and Apprenticeship webinars 
UK University Search Virtual Fair (vfairs.com) 

Taster Days booking form | Goldsmiths, University of London 

From the university of East Anglia…  
Find our Next Steps workbook, a handy guide for each stage between now and the start of university -11581_UEA_NextSteps booklet_Digital_v17_final.pdf 
Take the free and impartial SACU careers quiz. Using visual cues to gauge students’ interests, the results will highlight relevant careers, UCAS/FE courses, apprenticeships and job information. 
Join our online taster lectures – available to individual students or class groups 

New Virtual Work Experience Opportunities:  
   
Speakers for Schools is working with top UK employers to offer students more meaningful work experience opportunities. We are now recruiting for several remote work experience placements and insight days that we think will be of interest to your students.   
 
Turner & Townsend 
Dates: 8th July 2021 
Eligibility: 14 -19 year olds  
Application Deadline: 8th June 2021 
 
Cavendish Nuclear 
Dates: 8th July 2021 
Eligibility: 14 -19 year olds 
Application Deadline: 8th June 2021   
 
MIRA Technology Institute 
Dates: 8th July 2021 
Eligibility: 14 -19 year olds  
Application Deadline: 8th June 2021   
  
​​​​​Digital Advantage  
Dates: 6th July 2021 
Eligibility: 14 -19 year olds  
Application Deadline: 11th June 2021   

TCS Digital Explorers  2021 
TATA Consultancy Services (TCS) would like to invite your Year 10/12 students to a range of fantastic live events as part of their award winning 'Digital Explorers' programme. Students interested in the technology/digital sector will have the unique chance to attend a total of four daily live events featuring digital experts. Live events will be held from Monday 28th June - Thursday 1st July 2021. To find out more information click here. Tap the button below to reserve spots for your students.  
TCS are also pleased to offer your students access to the Digital Explorers Self Led Work Experience Pack (2021 Version). The pack is available for students in KS4/5 and contains a tech based challenge and further information about TCS and the tech sector. Click here to request a pack. Packs will be shared by 14th June 2021. 

Brighton University Taster Sessions 
Online events (brighton.ac.uk) 

National Youth Theatre Master Classes 
National Youth Theatre Summer Masterclasses | National Youth Theatre (nyt.org.uk) 

Princes Trust Opportunities 
Our programmes | Help for young people | The Prince's Trust (princes-trust.org.uk) 

Gold Smiths Young Writers Competition £1000 prize 
Young Writer | Goldsmiths, University of London 

Virtual Work Experience, medical, dental, veterinary and Allied Healthcare 
Virtual Work Experience Programmes | Medic Mentors 

Useful personal statement to read as an example that is full of evidence (not waffle)
https://www.netsixthform.co.uk/resources/view/gathering-experiences-for-a-ucas-personal-statement

Example of how a personal statement can be improved
https://www.netsixthform.co.uk/resources/view/improving-a-personal-statement-paragraph-by-paragraph-with-models-provided

PPT to explain super-curricular opportunities
https://www.netsixthform.co.uk/resources/view/why-deepen-your-subject-knowledge-introduction-to-super-curricular-enrichment

More super-curricular engagement for a personal statement - videos and useful suggestions
https://www.netsixthform.co.uk/resources/browse?category[]=55&free=

Get students to sign up to UCAS Hub to start researching courses
https://www.ucas.com/what-are-my-options/create-your-ucas-hub-today

Try out the degree/career finder - free online quiz - play the video to outline how to use the quiz
https://sacu-student.com/?page_id=2850