Supported by Waltham Forest

Supporting Students’ Progression to Russell Group Universities Part 1


Wed, 16 Oct 2019 16:00 - 18:00


Heathcote School and Science College 96 Normanton Park Chingford London E4 6ES


Education Business Effectiveness Service

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As part of the ‘Opportunities to Flourish week' on 14th – 18th October’ Waltham Forest is working with Advancing Access to offer training to teachers and Careers Leaders from all colleges and secondary schools in Waltham Forest aimed at supporting students’ progression to the 24 leading universities, included in the Russell Group. This partnership and training aims to increase the number of students from Waltham Forest being supported to aspire, apply and succeed in achieving places at Russell Group universities.


The course will cover:

Higher education update
Supporting students in making Key Stage 5 qualification and subject choices
Supporting students to choose a university and course
Understanding ‘Contextual admissions‘ policies

Booking information:

Every college and secondary school in Waltham Forest is eligible to 1 free place on the programme, which consists of two sessions.


The course is aimed at Careers Leaders or Relevant teacher