#CareerCrossroads and a new decade dawns

As a new decade dawns, could there be brighter prospects on your horizon?

As we welcome in another new year, many of us find ourselves wondering whether the time is right to take on a new challenge. We often find ourselves talking about being stuck in a rut and January can be a brilliant time ...

Rainford High appoints four apprentices

Rainford High has welcomed four budding apprentices to its team of teaching and non-teaching support staff.

Megan Tinsley, Natasha Smith and Rebecca Scott have all taken on teaching assistant apprenticeships, whilst former Rainford High student, Ellie Killa, has joined the administration team to complete an apprenticeship in business ...

A bridge to success

Natalie Menagh became headteacher of Alt Bridge School in September 2019. Alt Bridge is a secondary special school for 11-16 year olds. There is also a post-16 vocational centre for students with SEND aged 16-19 managed by Alt Bridge School. Natalie has previously worked in other specialist settings and mainstream ...

Routes to success – further education

Hundreds of thousands of students between the ages of 16-18 will be making key decisions that could affect their futures over the next few months. By Jack Poland For many, these decisions will involve exams such as GCSEs or A-levels. For others, about as many as those who stay on in traditional education ...