If you are leaving school next summer or are not currently in education, employment or training, drop into our Hartlepool Borough Council’s annual careers event for information and advice on jobs, training and further education. Parents and Carers are welcome too. Simply turn up on 
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Today, winners of regional Inclusive Skills WorldSkills UK competitions from Catcote Sixth Form visited East Durham College, Peterlee to celebrate success at a well-deserved awards ceremony. They joined students from winning 6th Form colleges from around the region at the Regional Skills Awards! We had students take first 
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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 on Tuesday. Lyndsay Stevens from Cafe One77 Families First – North East came to judge and commented that the standard from every competitor was exceptionally high. (I’m sure 
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Students from our 6th Form went to Inspire 2 Learn in Middlesbrough today 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 the 
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8th March 2019, a group of students from Catcote Sixth Form, were asked to present to 300 people for Women’s International day. They spoke about their hopes and dreams for their future careers and aspirations for the future. The event was organised by Unison and 
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Today, six of our Sixth Form students competed in a ‘Healthy Eating’ WorldSkills UK Inclusive Skills competition at East Durham College. They competed with students from other colleges in the area. The task was to create two healthy meals from ingredients provided. Students also had to demonstrate that 
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Sixth Formers take part in Mock Interviews! As part of National Careers Week, Students from Catcote Sixth Form took part in a ‘mock interview’to prepare them for the world of work. They had the opportunity to speak to employers from various sectors. Big thanks to North 
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Abbie really enjoyed her first day on her work placement at the extra mile shop which is run by the marvellous charity Miles for Men. She carried out a wide range of duties, including sorting clothes and dealing with customers.  Thanks to all the lovely volunteers for making 
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Brandon and James volunteer at Brierton Sports Centre, through Hartlepool Borough Council’s Sports Development Volunteering Programme. They carry out a wide and varied range of duties including setting up equipment, keeping time and refereeing. They also enjoy participating in a game of Walking football with 
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Students from Catcote 6th Form have recently had a visit to Kirkley Lodge residential care home in Middlesbrough. Students enjoyed speaking to the residents about their lives and interests and found out lots of information 1st hand about the Second World war. On 25th February 
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