careers advice

committed to your future career

Here at King George V College we are committed to providing all our students with an outstanding level of careers education, information, advice and guidance.

Whatever path you choose to take, our approachable and friendly staff have expertise to help you and can provide you with professional and impartial advice to help guide you towards a successful career in your chosen field.

We can help you with UCAS personal statements, CVs, cover letters and job applications.

There are many Careers events for the forthcoming academic year at King George V College.

View Careers Programme Calendar

Please contact the Information & Guidance Team on (01704) 530601 for more information.

Planning and Preparation

Career planning and preparation plays an important part in college life and the careers staff can help you to develop skills transferable to your applications; be that University, employment or an Apprenticeship.

Career services include:

  • One to one appointments
  • Drop in and group information sessions delivered by Higher Education and Employment professionals
  • Employability workshops and application guidance sessions

The College houses a large selection of careers resources, both online and in the Learning Centre, designed to fully support you in making these key decisions.

KGV College Events

Virtual Open Event
May 2021

May Virtual Open Event
Wednesday 19 May 2021.

Another chance to virtually...

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Summer Open Evening
June 2021

Summer Open Evening
Tuesday 22 June 2021

We're so excited to announce that we are now planning to host a fantastic, real life open evening at our fantastic KGV campus...

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Meet our careers staff

Our careers staff work closely with Progress Tutors at the College, when delivering Careers Education throughout your time at King George V College, fully supporting you with the decisions ahead.

Rachael Brownhill
Rachael Brownhill
Careers Coordinator

Meet our Progress team

We are a team of staff that support students throughout their time at KGV. From enrolling at the College and settling in all the way through to securing a spot with your chosen university or employer; we are there to provide advice and guidance every step of the way.

Help, Guidance and Advice

Personal Support

Students are at the centre of what we offer at KGV and our aim is to create a nurturing environment where every student thrives and reaches their potential. We have staff available for any individual who may need support and care during their time with us.

Financial Support

At KGV we have a range of financial support packages designed to help meet a range of cost associated with studying. We also have a Scholarship programme supported by the Education Foundation Trust.

Learning Support

Our Learning Support Team offer tailored support and guidance to ensure every student has a positive and rewarding learning experience and we aim to support all student with difficulties or disabilities.