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Tutorial Updates

By 3rd February 2021News for Parents
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Each term, we will be updating parents and guardians on the content that we will be covering in our Tutorial Scheme of Work.

Please see the below recordings of Katy Burgess who is one of the Pastoral Leads at Wyke, discussing what is coming up for the rest of this half term and next half term in the year 1 and year 2 scheme of works.

Year 1 Tutorial Updates

  • The introduction of Unifrog (The complete destinations platform) to offer support on next-steps.
  • Researching next-steps – Booking a careers appointment, university, apprenticeships, gap years, employment, travelling, work experience etc.
  • Dissecting and structuring a personal statement in preparation for life after Wyke.
  • Help with creating a CV and how to write a covering letter/job application.
  • Mental health check-in point with internal and external support reminders.
  • Regular 1-1s during the second tutorial of the week where students can discuss any academic of personal concerns in a more intimate setting.

Year 2 Tutorial Updates

  • How to accept a firm and insurance university offer.
  • Researching next-steps if a student is not going to university– Booking a careers appointment, apprenticeships, gap years, employment, travelling, work experience etc.
  • How and when to book university accommodation.
  • Interview techniques and practice.
  • Budgeting for living away from home or post Wyke.
  • Mental health check-in point with internal and external support reminders.
  • Regular 1-1s during the second tutorial of the week where students can discuss any academic of personal concerns in a more intimate setting.