The Wavell School

The Wavell School Specialist Technology College

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We Care to Challenge

 College Virtual Open Events

Yr11 Information for Guildford, Farnham and Merrist Wood Colleges

College web links can be found below on this page.


 Links to Local Colleges 
Farnborough College of Technology
Farnborough Sixth Form College
Farnham College
Merrist Wood
Basingstoke College of Technology
Queen Mary’s College
Guildford College
Alton College


 Current Apprenticeships


Sports4kidz -  Jobs, training and apprenticeships

PDF icon Kohler Power - Engineering Apprenticeship

For more apprenticeship opportunities follow NC Careers on Twitter or Facebook and regularly visit

 Amazing Apprenticeships

PDF icon Parent Guide to supporting Apprenticeship Applications

 Useful Websites
National Careers Service
Helping you take the next step
Inspiration for your career
All About Careers
A Careers information website for students aged 16-24+
Information and Vacancies
Not Going to Uni
Search and apply for apprenticeships, gap years, distance learning & jobs
The Universities and Colleges Admission Service

Which? University
What to study, where to go and how to get there...


How to choose your A Levels

Careers Advice

FE Support during Covid 19 outbreak for Year 10 and Year 11 students

If you are currently in Year 10 or Year 11 please check the college websites frequently for updates. Colleges are offering a number of initiatives including:

  • Course prep work
  • Virtual Open Days
  • Careers Advice
  • Application information
  • Induction events


NC CareersAdvice is available to all students from our NC Careers Consultant, Nikki Coleman. Nikki is in School on Mondays and every other Wednesday.

Nikki is available to help with:

  • Discussing your career ideas
  • Guidance on choosing your GCSE options
  • Finding out about college courses
  • Exploring university opportunities
  • Learning about apprenticeships
  • Help with job hunting 

For further information on how and when to see the adviser please refer to the powerpoint below...

Careers Advice Power Point

Ms Speir our Careers Co-ordinator is also available for help and advice.

The Three Main Routes to Qualifications

A guide to the different routes to obtaining qualifications

The Russell Group - Informed Choices

A really useful resource for students looking at doing A levelsClick to view...

The following Success at School subject guides show how each subject links to various careers.