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SJR Staff Alumni

SJR Staff Alumni

As part of our SJR 50TH Anniversary Celebrations we gathered current SJR staff who are former SJR students.

Those pictured include:

Rear row (left to right) Joe Nicholas (Head of Humanities), Margaret Gaffney (Course Leader Law and Criminology), Michelle McGlown (Head of Religious Studies and International Languages), Sandra McKeown (Specialist Teacher & Learning Support Team Leader), Lewis Tolen (Social Studies)

Front row (left to right) Hayley King (Management Information Systems Assistant), David Wall (Head of Music and Performing Arts), Kate Watts (Team Leader Learning Support), Alice Fairhurst (Student Support and Well Being Officer), Joshua Duffy (Music and Performing Arts Technician), Katie Leonard (Criminology Teacher)


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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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