Laura Sewall

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OxNet Study Skills Day

Last Tuesday, Southmoor Academy hosted a ‘Study Skills Day’ for the North East cohort of OxNet. This year, a selection of Year 12 students from across the North East will partake in the ‘Heritage 360’ programme. ‘Heritage-360’ is a new initiative for 2024, which is based on connecting collaborative practice between natural and cultural heritage …

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Year 12 Engineering Shadow Day at Wates/AESC

We have been delighted to have been asked to be the only school in the North East to take part in the Sunbelt Rentals Beacon Schools Programme. Sunbelt Rentals are a company that not many people might know; however, you will have come across them at some point. They provide services to all major events, building …

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Break for Sport at Sunderland University

As part of our Sixth Form wellbeing day, Year 12 students visited City Space for an enrichment afternoon to take part in a rotation of activities lead by Team Sunderland. Students enjoyed trying touch rugby, a climbing wall, circuit training and the gym and got to experience what is on offer at the University of …

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ASK About Apprenticeships

A group of Sixth Form students had a rare opportunity on Wednesday to visit the Advanced Technology Centre at Accenture in Newcastle. During the visit, students were able to find out more about the range of apprenticeships that are available with worldwide organisation Accenture. Accenture have contracts for many major businesses to develop the latest …

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All About Equans

Laura from Equans came into school to speak to a group of Sixth Form students who are interested in future Apprenticeships with the organisation. Laura gave the students information about the types of roles that are available with this multinational organisation and when they can start applying for apprenticeships.

Exploring Apprenticeships at Accenture

A group of Sixth Form students had a rare opportunity last Wednesday to visit the Advanced Technology Centre at Accenture in Newcastle. During the visit, students were able to find out more about the range of apprenticeships that are available with worldwide organisation Accenture. Accenture have contracts for many major businesses to develop the latest …

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