Apprenticeship Information for Parents

The new Parents’ Pack August edition includes practical ways to help your child feel less overwhelmed about career choices, how to best use a break from studying, advice for the first day in a new job, careers in hospitality showcase, interview advice and tips with Network Rail, results day helpline information, info on the brand-new ASK […]

Festival of Opportunity
Festival of Opportunity

On Monday 22nd July 2pm-5pm, Royal Cornwall Hospital are hosting an exciting new event, a Festival of Opportunity, in the Knowledge Spa. This event is aimed at young people who are considering what to do after school or college and will enable them to engage and interact with various health and care professionals and to learn about the […]

Tech Jam for Students

Software Cornwall offer free events for students to come and try their hand at learning computer programming. The events are run by volunteers from the Cornish software industry to encourage students enjoy computers in a different way to their normal experiences at school or home. The industry is also keen for the students to realise […]

Careers Week feature post 2019
National Careers & Apprenticeship Week, 4th-8th March

Various activities are going on in school during form time, including Year 7 & 8 careers talks & construction workshops.  Amazing Apprenticeships have created a  brand new Activity Pack for National Apprenticeship Week 2019, full of fun and engaging activities for students.  Try out The Apprenticeship Quiz which is a fun and informative way to find out how much you know about apprenticeships, […]

National Apprenticeship Show at Westpoint in Exeter

On Wednesday 30th January 50 Newquay Tretherras attended the National Apprenticeship Show at Westpoint in Exeter.   With the recent launch of the new Government initiative ‘Fire it Up’, more and more industries are using apprenticeships as their main way of recruiting. This was an important event for the Year 11 and Sixth Form students nto experience and see the bringing together of employers, colleges and providers with those wanting to […]

Careers Fayre 2019

Newquay Tretherras hosted over 30 businesses last week at their annual Careers Fayre, making it the largest so far.   The organisations that attended ranged from universities to the Armed Forces, with all manner of businesses in between, giving up their valuable time to support Newquay Tretherras students.   ‘The fact that many of these companies attend every year is testament to the success […]

Apprenticeship Information for Parents

January’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

Career Fayre 2019 – This Thursday!!

Businesses attending: 3D Kernow CIC – Engineering and Chemical jobs making 3D printers, CAD designer for 3D printing Army Careers – Variety of careers within the Army Atlantic Building Consultants – Chartered Surveyor Company Atlas Professionals – Offshore work in renewable and Oil and Gas BAM – Wide range of careers in designing and building […]


WE ARE LOOKING FOR …Local Business interested in attending and offering advice to Newquay Tretherras students. If you are interested in supporting this event please contact our careers coordinator Mrs Jeffery on 01637 872080 DATE: Thursday 24 January 2019LOCATION: Junior HallTIME: 4.00PM – 6.00PM

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Careers Fayre 2018

The Newquay Tretherras annual Careers Fayre was ‘a resounding success’ according to Careers Coordinator, Mrs Jeffery. Held at the Newquay Academy on 25th January, the representation from both employers and students was the highest ever with over 30 businesses and even two universities attending. Mrs Jeffery, Careers Co-ordinator at Newquay Tretherras commented; ‘These events are […]

Year 11 Mock Interviews

Newquay Tretherras Year 11 Mock Interviews held on 5th October, were a great success with over 20 businesses and training providers coming into school to support the event. Students were all given interviews lasting up to 10 minutes with 5 minutes of feedback on their performance and their CVs. ‘This is the third year we have […]