Date Posted: Oct 11, 2019
DurhamWorks have launched 3 podcasts to provide additional information and support to those who may be interested in DurhamWorks.
The three podcasts cover:
Employer support and job opportunities - This episode features The Park Head Hotel at Bishop Auckland and why Claire Gibbons, owner, has taken on three members of staff through DurhamWorks.
The journey a young person has taken whilst on DurhamWorks**** - from suffering from Paranoid schizophrenia to now having a job in which he can be proud of, Christopher Lambert tells us about his journey.
And finally, a parents perspective of how...
Further Education (FE) is the full-time study that you do after school for up to 3 years before seeking work or attending university.
You could attend:
Further education for young people usually comes between the end of secondary education and the start of Higher Education at age 16-19. Adults can attend a further education college at any point. Further education programmes will usually go up to Level 3 and are often designed to provide the skills to advance to Higher Education. It includes many different qualification types such as NVQs, A Levels and BTEC Level 2 Firsts, VTCT and BTEC Level 3 Extended Diplomas.
Find out more about the further education providers in County Durham on the Families Information Service website.
We have also produced a PDF brochure which aims to help young people or their parents understand the opportunities and pathways available at 13+ and 16+ in County Durham.
Or alternatively, if you want to see a map of all schools, colleges, sixth forms, universities, transport routes and hubs you can view our interactive map which features filter tools to help you find what you need.
Return to the Choices at 13+ page.