Our Award-Winning Futures Team!
In 2022, our phenomenal Futures Team once again renewed their Quality in Careers Standard award and achieved another Gold Standard, the highest possible attainment. This award recognises the incredible work done by our VP and Futures Team as it assesses the quality of the team’s career advice and guidance. It was awarded to our Futures Team by Ixion, part of the Shaw Trust group. We are the only sixth form college in the city to have achieved the gold standard.
Meet the Team!
Our Futures Team is located in the Futures Zone next to the Library; it is open to all students between 9am and 4pm. The drop-in service to see Heather Pryce is available in the afternoon between 1-4pm. If you would like to see Trina Tiernan, you can drop by the Futures Zone throughout the week. If you would like to book an appointment to see Georgie McMath or Emily Prince, please email email@example.com to do so. You can also get in touch with any of the team using the below email addresses.
The Careers Manager (Careers Lead), Heather Pryce, supports our students with their career options, such as their next steps and guides them towards a suitable career pathway.
The Work-Related Learning & Employability Manager, Trina Tiernan, supports our students with work experience opportunities through placements and work-related activities throughout the year and secures opportunities with local businesses in Birmingham.
The Careers Advisor, Linda Hatton, also supports students with career pathways and has an online booking system for 1-2-1 appointments.
The Higher Education Advisor, Emily Prince, supports our students with Higher Education, assisting with UCAS applications and providing personal statement advice through an online booking system for 1-2-1 appointments.