Each tutorial session is 1 hour and 15 minutes.
Your Progress Tutor will be your biggest supporter, professional friend and guiding hand in College; ensuring that you’re never alone throughout your journey with us.
Alex is a musician outside of college, performing regularly at weddings and music festivals. His musical highlights include performing with hip-hop supergroup Abstract Orchestra, as well as supporting Marta and the Vandellas on a recent UK tour. When not perfoming music, he can be seen playing cricket and watching Liverpool FC.
When Cheryl is not at home with her husband and two children she loves being outside. She enjoys visiting new places on holiday, learning about history and culture and enjoying the sunshine. She also loves to dance! Cheryl is a qualified PE teacher and specialised in teaching people to be personal trainers prior to joining the pastoral team.
Eva is an ex-student of the college and a former English teacher. She has a particular interest in creative writing and is currently writing a novel. When she’s not working, she can often be found watching football, going to the theatre and travelling to different places.
We are looking forward to meeting you.
The day will begin with a presentation from our Principal Peter McGhee CBE
Booking is essential
If you’re not quite ready to start on a Level 3 Technical course (T Levels) or a Vocational Level 3 course (BTEC) but want to begin on the path to your chosen career, the Transition Programme could be for you.
Transition Programmes are tailored to prepare students to move onto Technical or Vocational Level 3 study. They will give you the opportunity to improve your English and Maths, your work readiness skills and introduce you to the technical skills and concepts that you will need for future study and employment.
As part of the Transition Programme you will study a BTEC Level 2 Award in your chosen subject area as well as the BTEC Level 2 Extended Award in Work Skills. You will also have the opportunity to resit GCSE English and/or Maths if you have not yet achieved a grade 4.
Entry criteria for Transition Programmes is four grade 3s including grade 3s in English Language and Maths GCSE.