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Student Bulletin is moving
by Mike Green - Friday, 24 January 2014, 2:25 PM

From February 3rd, the Student Bulletin will no longer appear on the moodle front page when you log in. Instead, you will see it when you log on to Tyber. We will update the bulletin every Friday. Please read through the bulletin on Tyber once a week to make sure you get all information and announcements.

Career Passport- New Volunteer Opportunities
by Rose Oliver - Friday, 24 January 2014, 2:16 PM

Call for volunteers

Closing date for applications: Sunday 2 February 2014.

Flatpack Film Festival are now looking for enthusiastic and committed volunteers to join the festival team in 2014

Taking place from 20-30 March across Birmingham, we’ve conjured up a magical mix of film screenings and live events, and thrown in a sprinkling of experimental art, and music for good measure.

As a volunteer, you will be an essential part of Team Flatpack, gaining experience in all aspects of making ...

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Career Passport- Internships Update
by Rose Oliver - Friday, 24 January 2014, 11:11 AM

HSBC Work Experience programme is open - apply today

DEADLINE: Sunday 2 February 11.59pm
Placement period: one week in June/July - dependent on location

The Programme
HSBC has opened its national work experience campaign, enabling young people to experience the world of retail, commercial, corporate, operations, procurement and change management in 206 locations across the UK. The programme is designed to offer an early opportunity to find out more about the different roles at HSBC, the type ...

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LRC News: Resource of the week
by Amina Ali - Friday, 24 January 2014, 10:17 AM


A unique on-line Social History and Youth Culture Website offering image licensing, on-line learning and research.

The PYMCA Photo Library contains over 100,000 images of Social History and Youth Culture, spanning more than 150 years. These collections are a real reflection of British and International people's lives and celebrate their self-expression, energy and passion. Content featured includes, but is not limited to, fashion, music, art, design, travel, genres, social issues, lifestyles, sports, nightlife, environments, humour and much much more…

Login Details:

Username: SolihullSixthForm

Password: SolihullSixthForm2014

Give it a go…click on the link below!


(Please note: This is a link to the LRC’s e-images Moodle page where you will find the direct link to this site.)

Electronic Cigarettes
by Suzanne Marie Madeley - Thursday, 23 January 2014, 1:51 PM

The College acknowledges that some staff and/or visitors may wish to make use of electronic cigarettes ‘e-cigarettes’ in the workplace, particularly as an aid to giving up smoking. E-cigarettes are battery powered products that release a visible vapour that contains liquid nicotine that is inhaled by the user.

Although they fall outside the scope of smoke-free legislation, the College prohibits the use of e-cigarettes in the workplace. The College’s rationale for a ban on e-cigarettes is ...

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No-smoking environment
by Suzanne Marie Madeley - Thursday, 23 January 2014, 1:49 PM

In order to promote a healthy life style, the College is a no-smoking environment. The area covered includes all College grounds, the car park, the drive from Widney Manor Road to the College and the path from College to the bridge at the entrance to the Park.  No member of College is allowed to smoke in any of these places.  Smokers leaving the site must ensure they move at least 20 metres from entrance points in order to ensure safe and healthy access for other students and members of the public. 

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Careers News - Oxford and Cambridge Student Conference
by Emma Elizabeth Hurst - Thursday, 23 January 2014, 1:48 PM

Oxford and Cambridge Student Conferences

Booking for the 2014 Oxford   and Cambridge Student Conferences is now open at




The   conferences offer Year 12 (or equivalent) students the opportunity to find   out more about Oxford and Cambridge. They will include a large number of   subject-specific sessions, as well as detailed information about the   admissions process, student life, interviews and student finance.

NEC   Birmingham Friday 28 March

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Careers News - Apprenticeship Opportunities - Business, Accountancy & Customer Service
by Emma Elizabeth Hurst - Thursday, 23 January 2014, 9:37 AM

With Kaplan Training: average weekly training allowance is £210 per week.

Click here for more information

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Careers News - Surveying/Commercial Management Trainee Vacancies
by Emma Elizabeth Hurst - Thursday, 23 January 2014, 9:31 AM

The Wates Group - Commercial Management Trainee -Applications now Open Click here

The Commercial Management Trainee Programme
Our 2-3 year Commercial Trainee programme is an important step towards becoming a Quantity Surveyor.  It combines in-house technical and behavioural training with on the job experience and responsibility on one of our projects from day one, plus support in pursuing your professional development.  This ensures that you have the opportunity to continuously put theory into practice.