St John Rigby College students consistently achieve excellent results which far exceed national benchmarks. Recently published HESA (Higher Education Statistics Agency) Data shows that SJR
Our year 12 BTEC Sport and year 12 BTEC Sport and Exercise Science Extended Diploma students recently visited Old Trafford Football Stadium to experience the
It is with great pride and delight that St John Rigby College shares the news that their Principal, Peter McGhee, has been awarded a CBE
The Catholic Association for Racial Justice (CARJ) work for the support and empowerment of black and minority ethnic Catholics and give them an effective voice
A level, BTEC and Future Medic students successfully completed the BLS and AED Award this week as part of their SJR Extra programme. Most workplaces
Wigan students whose education was disrupted by the pandemic are being equipped with the skills to help protect their futures. Over the last 18 months
The cake sale was organised as part of Amnesty International’s ‘Write for Rights’ campaign – which involves sending Christmas cards and letters of support to
Our staff and students have gone all out for Children in Need just recently and is now focusing on helping the needy at Christmas too.
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.