Careers Opportunities

Welcome to our Careers Opportunities page.  If you are thinking about your future and wondering what job or apprenticeships are available to you, this is an excellent place to start your research.  Here you will find the following information:

  •  SWCHS Careers Twitter Feed  (@swchs_careers) – this will be updated frequently with the best apprentice /careers opportunities that come in to us, so keep checking..
  • Careers Counselling – Information on how access careers guidance from our dedicated Careers Counsellor, Hazel Revel.
  • Careers Website – Links to the best careers websites out there

Careers Guidance

The future of all our students at SWCHS is of great importance to the Sixth Form team. Our structured programme within the Sixth Form helps students develop personal and professional attributes to progress into further education, training, or employment beyond their time with us.

Are you in year 12 or 13 and unsure about what to do after Sixth Form?

Do you want support in planning your next step?

Are you uncertain about going to University or what to study there?

Are you aware of the alternative career choices?

Do you want to know more about Apprenticeships?

Do you want to know more about all your Higher Education options?

Do you want help with creating your CV and how/where to get a job?

Would you like the opportunity to discuss careers that may suit you?

If this is you, Hazel Revell our independent impartial careers guidance counsellor is in school on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesday mornings and can offer 1hour guidance appointments and/or lunchtime drop in for students.

Contact Hazel Revell

Mobile no. 07790 979904


Careers online links

Barclays LifeSkills have supported SWCHS for a number of years and provide outstanding support and guidance for young people and parents.

An incredible service offered to young people who are creating their CV or personal statement, to finding courses, apprenticeships, work experience and employment.

Offering personalised, one to one support when choosing or changing a career.

Guiding students to make the right careers choice from hundreds of online profiles from a wide selection of jobs.

The national apprenticeships provider. An incredible way of searching for the right apprenticeship and guidance and support in how to do so.

Students can easily find and apply for every course and apprenticeship in the UK – everything from university courses, to School Leaver Programmes, to Open Online Courses.