Holmfirth High School
A very warm welcome from the school community to our school website – we hope that you will find it both interesting and useful. In particular we hope that it provides you with a snapshot of what life at the school is like and a flavour of our ethos and values. We would also encourage you to visit our school and see our words in action!
Next week is Timetable Week 2
Upcoming Dates – School Calendar
Creative & Media Studio School Open Morning
Saturday 19 January @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Non-uniform Day 3
Wednesday 23 January @ 08:45 am - 15:30 pm
Y11 Parents Evening
Thursday 24 January @ 16:30 pm - 19:30 pm
Current job vacancies
Cummins Turbo Technologies
Cummins Turbo Technologies are now recruiting Apprentices for various roles within Engineering, Manufacturing, Quality & Test Technology to start in August 2019. Applicants will need a minimum of 5 GCSEs at grade 9-5, including maths (minimum Grade 6), English language and science. Closing date for applications is 1st February 2019. For more information and to download an application form, visit http://www.careers.cummins.com
The Kirklees Apprenticeship Event
This will take place Wednesday 6th February 2018, 5.30 – 8.00pm at The John Smith’s Stadium, Stadium Way, Huddersfield, HD1 6PG. This is a fantastic opportunity for Year 11 students and their parents/carers to find out more about apprenticeships, speak to local employers and training providers about their current vacancies, and chat to apprentices about their experiences. There will be guest speakers from key organisations delivering presentations throughout the evening, and C&K Careers staff will be on hand to offer individual careers advice and guidance.
Reliance Precision Ltd
Now recruiting Advanced Manufacturing Engineering Apprentices to start in August 2019. This 4 year programme will lead to a number of engineering qualifications and a permanent position within the manufacturing team. Applicants will need a minimum of 5 GCSEs at grade 9-5, including English, maths and science. Closing date for applications is 1st March 2019. Visit https://www.reliance.co.uk/apprenticeship-scheme/
CREATIVE & MEDIA STUDIO SCHOOL
The final open day is Saturday, 19th January 10.00am – 12.30pm
CAPA COLLEGE, WAKEFIELD
CAPA College, Wakefield is holding an open day on Sunday, 20th January at 3.30pm. They offer four specialist courses: Dance: Contemporary and Commercial; Drama: Stage and Screen; Performing Arts: Musical Theatre and Production Arts: Theatre, Film and Media.
You must book a place in advance by completing an online form here: http://www.capa.college/apply/open-days/
The final deadline for CAPA College to receive applications via UCAS Progress is Friday 25th January – if you would like to apply please ensure you have submitted your application as soon as possible, so our Careers staff can approve and send immediately.
HUDDERSFIELD NEW COLLEGE
Huddersfield New College are holding an Information Evening on Monday, 21st January. This is a final opportunity for Year 11 students and their parents/carers to meet departmental staff and explore the campus. Subject-specific workshops are also available in Further Maths, English, Sciences,Media Studies, Film studies, Philosophy, Religion & Ethics, French and Spanish.
Kirklees College are holding their next Open Day on Saturday, 26th January 10.30am-12.30pm. All Huddersfield centres will be open.