UCAS and Careers Advice
Buckswood has been sending its scholars on to study at the UK’s top universities for over ten years as well as destinations in Europe and Asia.
We pride ourselves on building confident, educated, well-rounded individuals, who boast a full portfolio of real world experience, coupled with the qualifications that will best fit their abilities and get them ahead in life.
Each Buckswood Sixth Former receives personal one-to-one guidance on selecting the right course subjects for their desired university course and opportunities to build extra UCAS points through an extensive programme of wider curricular activities.
The Director and Head of Sixth Form, personally guide scholars through the University application process or steer scholars straight into industry making the most of the Old Buckswoodian network of professionals around the world. Many hours are spent crafting the all important ‘personal statement’, CV or job application ensuring that every Buckswoodian stands out from the crowd and one step above!!
With 200 forward-thinking leaders of tomorrow, the Sixth Form at Buckswood is your stepping stone to future success.
We use Unifrog as a tool for university and careers guidance platform. This can be used by all students in the school (not just 6th form). It forms a vital part of our career guidance and students are encouraged to access it through our Tuesday PSHE/Careers sessions.
Open Days list at UK universities:
A career in Journalism:
Advice on student finance: