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Make a difference

SJR really is your college from the moment you join us. So you can have your say about college life.

The College Council is a group of students who meet to discuss the activities surrounding college life and implement strategies to improve the college experience.

Student Ambassadors will attend Open Evenings and other events to let people know the students’ perspective of college life.

SJR TV are linked to this role and promote college activities on the intranet and TV screens around college.

The Eco Group look to make the college more environmentally friendly.

The Chaplaincy group focuses on Catholic life in college and developing links with the wider college community.

'Make a difference' groups available

  • Chaplaincy
  • College Council
  • Eco College Group
  • LGBTQ+
  • SJR TV
  • Student Ambassador

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SJR has a friendly vibe, everyone is accepted, and help is always available. It’s a safe and encouraging environment to learn and socialise with friends.


Level 2 entry requirements

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.

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