Ready to be your own boss? Are you 18-30 and wanting to start your own business? The Enterprise programme is the perfect way to transform your business idea into a reality! If you have a business idea you want to explore, then we want to 
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The Careers and Enterprise Company, in partnership with the Gatsby Foundation celebrated the work of schools, colleges, businesses, career professionals at their annual award ceremony on Friday 27ththSeptember at The Royal Society of Chemistry in London. Over 200 nominations were accepted for the 12 categories 
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On 18.09.19 Students from our Sixth Form College attended the annual North-East Skills Event today at Utilita Arena in Newcastle. The event was jam-packed full of interactive, inspiring and informative activities to inspire our students to realise their options and choices for the future. They 
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On Monday 16th September students from Catcote Sixth Form College spent the day at The University Hospital of Hartlepool. They had the opportunity to learn about the different jobs within the hospital and also got to speak to staff carrying out a wide range of 
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Catcote Academy is very proud to have contributed to a new national publication on using the Gatsby Benchmarks with students with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND). Good Career Guidance: Perspectives from the Special Educational Needs and Disabilities sector contains 12 expert perspectives on using the Gatsby 
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Morrison’s Distribution warehouse have been working with Catcote Academy to deliver an employability programme and, also arranging a visit for the students. They have now topped that by donating a massive amount of fresh fruit for our sports day. We would like to say huge 
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Students from Catcote Academy, Official New College Durham, and The Oaks Secondary School all competed in a WorldSkills UK, Inclusive Skills Catering competition. Lyndsay Stevens from Cafe One77 Families First – North East came to judge and commented that the standard from every competitor was 
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Students from our 6th Form went to Inspire 2 Learn in Middlesbrough to take part in a functional maths task based on the construction of a railway line. Students discussed what makes good teamwork and had to ensure they used all of these attributes within 
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Link 1,3 and 4 have taken part in an 8-week project led by NYBEP and DWP. During the 8 weeks, students have identified their own skills and qualities, linking these to specific job sectors. They have looked at growth sectors in Hartlepool and Tees Valley, 
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S2 were inspired by the eco project presented by J&B recycling and environmental artists, Diane Watson, so they decided to focus their challenge on cleaning their environment. They went down to Seaton beach, armed with litter pickers and black bags and collected rubbish off the 
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