Careers and College: Advice and Guidance 2020

Rochdale Sixth Form College

Enrolment will take place online via Microsoft Teams, so no students are expected at the college on the 20th August.  All Y11 applicants have been sent information regarding the process to follow via Cedar.  Students need to send a clear photo of their results and will be asked to attend an online interview. Each student will be sent an interview time slot so must check emails and updates on social media.


Hopwood Hall

Students should have be sent details of how to book into enrol through Eventbrite once the sessions are set up.  You will be informed of what you need to bring to the enrolment slot and will be enrolled on the relevant course dependant on their GCSE results.


Holy Cross 6th Form

Given the unique circumstances faced this year, we have decided to delay the start of our enrolment period until 9.00 am on Friday 21st August.


Oldham 6th Form College

Students will be offered live chat on their website which can be accessed from 20th August


Oldham College

Video for September starters on website: https://www.oldham.ac.uk/corona/applicants-starting-in-september.  There is also a live web chat: https://www.oldham.ac.uk


National Careers Service

The National Careers Service has also set an exam results helpline during August 2020.

Young people or their parents can contact the helpline on 0800 100 900 to speak to a professionally qualified careers adviser if they need advice on their next steps.

The helpline will be open from 8am to 10pm from Thursday 13 August until Friday 28 August. After these dates, young people will be able to access ongoing support from the National Careers Service at any time by calling 0800 100 900, visiting nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/contact-us or searching for the National Careers Service on Facebook and Twitter.