TGGS

30 Shiphay Lane, Torquay TQ2 7DY
E: sixthformadmin@tggsacademy.org
T: 01803 653756

Sixth Form Absence: 01803 653 761

30 Shiphay Lane, Torquay TQ2 7DY
E: sixthformadmin@tggsacademy.org   T: 01803 653756
Sixth Form Absence Line: 01803 653 761

The Careers Programme

The careers’ programme we offer aims to give independent, impartial advice to all our students. Some of its key components are: 
 
  • Individual interviews with our own highly knowledgeable and approachable Careers’ Advisor, Mrs Tulley;
  • Talks on non-university options post school – early Spring Term Year 12;
  • Talks by university subject specialists – late Spring Term Year 12;
  • Support in applying to U.S. Universities and Dutch universities;
  • Organised visits to Higher Education Fair and at least two university Open Days – summer Term Year 12;
  • Support on UCAS Personal Statement writing – Summer Term Year 12;
  • Support with UCAS Application procedure – Autumn Term Year 13;
  • Support with Student Finance – Spring Term Year 13;
  • Mock interview support and practice – Spring Term Year 13;
  • Support with work-experience placements throughout the Sixth-Form.
All Departments support individuals in their university applications by running seminars and supporting individuals with their Personal Statements. 
 
Oxbridge: Beyond this, Deputy-Head Mr Charlwood runs an extremely thorough programme for Oxbridge candidates. This includes highly focused support throughout every stage of the process. 
 
We also run nationally recognised Subject Conferences – In 2018 this was focused upon providing specialist information and advice about the huge variety of medical professions and how to plan a career pathway. 
 

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