Given that you ended your time at The Derby in such a sudden and strange way we think it is very important that you have as much information as you need to help the transition from Secondary school.
There is a lot of useful information on this page and we will update it as we get information form colleges, employers etc. so keep coming back.
The following organisations are currently covered on this page.
- Bury College
- Holy Cross College
- The Football College
- GM Higher
- Amazing Apprenticeships
- North Lancs Training Group -Apprenticeships
- The Growth Company -Apprenticeships
- National Citizen Service
- RAF nursing
- Barclays life skills -Choose your next step
Applications for courses starting Sept 2020:
Bury College is accepting new online applications now and conducting interviews by telephone for courses starting in September 2020
Applications can be made by clicking here
If you are already holding an offer to study at Bury College for September, then you need to confirm your place and accept the offer (if you have not already done so) by doing one of the following options:
Log onto the portal: http://applicantportal.burycollege.ac.uk/
Telephone: 0161 280 8200
Resources to help support the transition to College:
Be Bury College Ready’ website portal, is a new development which has been designed to engage and inspire Year 11 pupils and support them as they transition from school to college.
From reading lists and workbooks, these resources will give individuals a head-start to their studies and provide them with tasks, reading lists and useful information that they can complete prior to them starting at Bury College in the next academic year.
Be Bury College Ready is live on the Bury College website and can be accessed here: https://burycollege.ac.uk/how-we-support-you/be-bury-college-ready/
Holy Cross College
Advanced Level Transition Materials
New students starting at Holy Cross in September can now access materials relating to each of their chosen subjects via their Admissions portal. The work is designed to support your transition to advanced level study as you move on from your GCSEs.
To access the work please use the link here: https://applications.holycross.ac.uk/ You will need to enter the e-mail you used to set up your application and your password. Then just click on each subject in turn to access individual course material.
The Football College
The Football College based in Bury is also taking applications for September. It combines education with football and offers two courses:
- BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sports Performance & Excellence (2 years)
- BTEC Level 2 in Sport (1 year)
- Email your contact details to: HeadOffice@TheFootballCollege.co.uk
Email your contact details to: HeadOffice@TheFootballCollege.co.uk