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This year’s higher education fair ‘biggest to date’

| March 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

More than 70 universities from the UK and overseas will be taking part in the 2014 Jersey Higher Education Fair at Hautlieu School next week – the highest number of exhibitors in the 22 years of the event, The Fair, which is on Thursday 13th March, is organised by Careers Jersey and will be sponsored […]

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Hautlieu students experience a future in finance

Hautlieu students experience a future in finance

| March 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Six Hautlieu School students have been given an opportunity to experience a future in finance by spending two weeks with RBC Wealth Management. This is the ninth year that RBC Wealth Management has sponsored Hautlieu students to achieve the Chartered Institute of Securities and Investment (CISI) ‘Introduction to Investment’ qualification as part of their A-Levels. […]

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Trackers launch new foundation and hospitality apprenticeships

| February 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Two new apprenticeship programmes are being launched at Trackers – The Apprentice Programme’s information drop-in at Jersey Arts Centre on Saturday 1 March from 5 – 7 pm. The new programmes are: A one-year Foundation Programme for 16 – 18 year olds which equips them with customer service skills and qualifications sought by local employers. […]

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National Careers Week: Do something today that your future self will thank you for

| February 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

As part of National Careers Week (3–7 March 2014) Islanders of all ages are being invited to think about what they want to achieve and what career changes they can make. Islanders of all ages are invited to drop in to Careers Jersey’s La Motte Street offices for free one-to-one career advice and guidance sessions between 10am […]

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Only a few weeks left for Jersey students to apply for JSCCA Bursary

Only a few weeks left for Jersey students to apply for JSCCA Bursary

| February 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Students in Jersey have just a few weeks remaining to apply for the 2014 Jersey Society of Chartered and Certified Accountants (JSCCA) Bursary Scheme, which will close for applications on 14th March 2014. Launched in 2010, the Bursary is designed to financially assist Jersey students in attending an overseas university to study a business-related subject, […]

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Trackers hold information drop-in to launch 2014 apprenticeships

| February 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Islanders who are interested in finding out about apprenticeship opportunities with Trackers Apprentice Programme are invited to attend a free information drop-in at Jersey Arts Centre on Saturday 1st March from 5 – 7pm. The event marks the start of Trackers’ three-week recruitment period for apprenticeships starting in summer 2014 and is an opportunity to […]

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Jersey Library expands its family tree research section

| February 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jersey Library is expanding the online resources available free to library members who want to research their ancestry or family tree. In order to meet an increasing demand from the public, the Library Service has now subscribed to two other popular sites, the well-known Ancestry.com and Forces War Records, both of which are free for […]

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Future Finance Invest in Coding Club For Local Schools

Future Finance Invest in Coding Club For Local Schools

| February 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Children at Springfield School will start exploring the world of computer coding this month at a new extra-curricular lunchtime club designed to stimulate ideas and help children put them into practice. The Coding Club has been launched with the support of local charity The White Knight Foundation and has been made possible through the generous […]

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Hautlieu head teacher to retire

| January 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Lesley Toms, the head teacher of Hautlieu School for the past 18 years, will be retiring from her post at the end of the summer term. Ms Toms, a former Hautlieu pupil herself, will be leaving at the end of the academic year after 39 years in the teaching profession. She began her career in […]

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Planning applications to be made for school improvement projects

| January 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Planning applications will be submitted today for building projects that will extend and improve six schools in Jersey. The projects, which were approved by the States last year as part of the 2014 Budget, are: d’Auvergne School: Build seven extra classes at the back of the existing school to meet demand for places from children […]

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