Students Careers


*Careers section currently being updated*

Impartial Advice from our C&K Careers Adviser in School..

Our careers adviser, Sarah Moore, is in school two days per week providing career-related and impartial information and guidance to all our students.


Telephone:  01484 242000

Sarah can help you to…

  • look for a college course, apprenticeship or training
  • create a CV and complete application forms
  • practise your interview skills

Please let Sarah know if…

  • you are offered a college course, apprenticeship or training
  • you are NOT fixed up with a college course, apprenticeship or training
  • you have changed your mind about what you are going to do
  • you have changed your address or telephone number

You can visit Huddersfield Careers Centre, 24 High Street, Huddersfield, HD1 2LR for further help. The Centre is open Monday to Thursday, 10.00am-5.00pm and Friday, 10.00am-4.00pm.

You will also find lots of useful help and information, as well as details of the latest vacancies at

Finally, follow us on social media for careers information, tips and advice, vacancies, upcoming events and lots more.

2021 Apprenticeship Event

A really important event for everyone who is interested in gaining an apprenticeship. Apprenticeships are available at all levels of ability so please check it out and see if there is something for you.

You can register your interest for the event on the 11th March and you will then be sent updates about the event nearer to the time.

The event will be held online on Thursday 11th March from 4-9pm

Beneficial Website & Magazines for Year 11’s



Definitely thinking about work/apprenticeships?

There are many new and exciting apprenticeship opportunities for your child. Please read the guide to familiarise yourself with them as they have changed a great deal in recent years. Did you know they are also a route into funded university places.

  • Register with the National Apprenticeship Service for apprenticeship vacancies
  • Remember your Careers Adviser is happy to help. Need your CV/letters checked? Want a mock interview? Call in or email
    When you leave Y11, Sarah will help you find a place in education or training. Sarah may contact you to check on your plans.
  • Sarah is available on results day to offer advice and guidance.
  • Over the summer, advisers are available to help at  Huddersfield Careers Centre

Thinking about engineering? Click this link to find more information on an engineering career…. Tomorrows Engineers – From Idea to Career

All  about apprenticeships? Read more…

*** 2021 – Cummins Turbo Technology are offering apprenticeships… ***

Reliance Precision are hosting a Virtual Presentation ‘Are you an Engineer of the Future?’ for Year 11 students who are considering an engineering apprenticeship. There are 2 dates available:

Wednesday, 20th January 2021 – 4.15pm

Wednesday, 27th January 2021 – 4.15pm 

If you would like to join, please email with a valid email address and your preferred date.  You will then be sent a link from our Employer Engagement Team.  Places are strictly limited, so please book early to avoid disappointment.

Syngenta Huddersfield are offering apprenticeships…


Level 3 Science Manufacturing

Entry Criteria:

  • 3 GCSE A*-C (Level 4-6 equivalent) including Science and ICT and/or Technical subjects
  • GSCE Grade B (Level 5-6 equivalent) in Mathematics and English

 Level 3 Advanced Engineering

Entry Criteria:

  • 3 GCSE A*-C (Level 4-6 equivalent) including Science and ICT and/or Technical subjects
  • GSCE Grade B (Level 5-6 equivalent) in Mathematics and English

Thinking about University??

After college if you are thinking about university, take a few minutes to read the following information on; how to apply for university, the variety of degrees available,  help on deciding what degree is for you and everything you need to know about open days!

All I need to know on University

Want to find out more?

Get in Touch

Please send us an enquiry on our contact page or call us on 01484 516712 and we’ll be in touch as soon as possible.