“You’re given loads of advice about finding a job or an apprenticeship.”

“I was impressed with the University Information evening and the help given throughout the UCAS application process. Students are supported every step of the way”

“Very supportive, whilst at the same time allowing and encouraging my son to mature into a responsible adult”

Life After School

Thomas Adams School is dedicated to ensuring that all students reach their full potential. We appreciate that children begin at our school at different starting points and will each have individual needs. It is our goal to provide a supportive environment where students are challenged in their education and receive the necessary information, advice and guidance that will raise their aspirations and empower lifelong learning.

This page will provide a portal for key information on a range of career-based opportunities and aspirational experiences designed to inspire your child to reach their full potential and broaden their horizons.

Key information we have provided includes:

  • Work Experience information
  • Further and Higher Education Opportunities
  • Aspirational Experiences
  • Apprenticeship and Work Based Opportunities
  • Information, Advice and Guidance on key transition points (Options, College, University)

Please find all the key documents you may need in regard to Life After School in the link below which have been made available for you to download. Should you have any further queries please contact us: Phone: 01939 237000, email: enquiries@thomasadams.net

Life after Thomas Adams
Please find all the key documents you may require in the link below, which have been made available for you to download. Should you have any further queries please contact us: Phone: 01939 237000, email: enquiries@thomasadams.net

Year 11 Employability Courses

Parent’s Guide to Apprenticeships

Careers Curriculum Intent

Hartshorne Group – HGV Technician Apprenticeships

Career Opportunity – Atos Apprenticeships

Atos, a global IT services organisation, have a number of opportunities for school leavers at their local office in Crewe that may be of interest to you. They are currently accepting applications for their Software Development level 3 and Infrastructure Technology level 3 apprenticeship programmes.

To summarise briefly, their Apprenticeship programme is a permanent opportunity, combining employment and a structured training programme, leading to industry recognised qualifications.

The minimum academic requirement for all programmes is 5 GCSEs or equivalent at grades 4-9 including Maths and English (7 GCSEs for Software Development).


Audi Apprenticeship

    Bosch Automotive Apprenticeships

    IT Apprenticeship Open Day – Shrewsbury & Telford Hospitals

    Careers Policy Statement 2018-2019

    Parents Guide to Careers Guidance

    Useful Careers Information – How2Become

    Parent Pack for Apprenticeships

    A-Z of Apprenticeships

    Guide to Apprenticeships

    Life After Exams – useful links

    Evidence Base for Careers Websites

    Win That Job – Parents Guide

    Kudos 16 Mini User Guide

    Kudos HE Mini User Guide

    National Citizen Service

    Thomas Adams School Post 16 Destinations

    Informed Choices for Year 10 students – What you study at sixth form or college can affect your options at university and your future career. Use informed Choices to help you understand which subjects open up different degrees, particularly at Russell Group universities.

    The Thomas Adams School
    Lowe Hill
    SY4 5UB

    01939 237000