Skills South West

On Wednesday a large group of Newquay Tretherras Year 10 students attended the Skills South West careers event at Plymouth Pavilions.   This was an opportunity for the students to try out a variety of work-based skills from cooking pancakes and designing bags to building walls and wooden roofs. All sorts of employers, universities, colleges, […]

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National Careers Week Apprenticeship Workshops Success

During National Careers Week there were a variety of different activities going on at Newquay Tretherras, with apprenticeship workshops being one of the highlights.  The apprenticeship workshops, run by Cornwall College, offered a wide range of apprenticeships across eight different campuses.   Students were given information and advice, and then spent time looking at career planning & […]

National Apprenticeship Week 2020

It’s National Apprenticeship Week and we want to make sure you don’t miss out on the many amazing benefits an apprenticeship brings. University isn’t the only option for you when you leave school/college. An apprenticeship could be the best way to gain experience and qualifications, all while earning a wage. Higher and degree apprenticeships give you the […]

Aspiring Programme of after school talks & evening lectures at Truro High School

Wednesday 5 February Aspiring Medics Visit to Ibunto Opticians in Lemon Street 4-5pm, please email if you have not yet secured your place, as we have only a few left! Aspiring Engineers talk from third year students at University of Exeter and Women in Mining, 4-5pm in Engineering Room.  All senior students welcome, particularly those taking geography GCSE […]

Careers Fayre 2020

On Thursday 16 January Newquay Tretherras held its annual Careers Fayre. This year we had the luxury of using the newly built Quay Hall which meant better facilities and a much more appealing venue.    Amongst the highlights were Jodie Young’s Colour Bar & Salon who allowed students to practise their hair styling skills on […]

Apprenticeship Information Parents’ Pack

Decembers’s edition of the Parents’ Pack is full of resources, including what employers are really looking for, hobbies that look good on an application, apprenticeships in the Army, the social life of an apprentice article, and much more! Please download and share this helpful pack with parents.  Download the pack at here: Parent-Pack-December-2019

Careers Fayre 2020

The Newquay Tretherras Careers Fayre will be on Thursday 16th January 2020 4-6pm in the Quay Hall. This is an excellent opportunity to talk to different people from a wide variety of careers and all students are encouraged to attend. Last Year over 30 organisations attended, ranged from universities to the Armed Forces, with all […]

Cornwall Skills Show at the Royal Cornwall Showground

Newquay Tretherras students attended the  Cornwall Skills Show at the Royal Cornwall Showground in Wadebridge on Tuesday 8 October.  Around 50 Year 11 students got to spend time with a large number of Cornish businesses and training providers at the show. Students had a booklet to complete which encouraged them to ask questions and engage […]

Cornwall Skills Show 2019

Cornwall Skills Show 2019. Tuesday 8 October at the Royal Cornwall Showground in Wadebridge. It’s open to Year 11 and Sixth Form, coach leaves at 11.30am and will arrive back for 3pm. There is a £2 charge towards the cost of the coach.   This is an event to raise awareness of the career opportunities in Cornwall […]