The Aspirations Academy is centred on supporting students in demonstrating the skills, efficiency and readiness for a full time programme in college, an apprenticeship or employment. The Aspirations Academy is the just the start of your journey!
The programme will help young people to use Macclesfield College’s ‘3 A’ framework for success. The programme will prioritise Attendance, Attitude and Appearance as the underpinning skills to be.
There are no formal entry requirements for this programme.
This programme has been designed to support progression to full time study, employment or work-based learning. The content has been developed to students with the skills needed to ensure success.
Students will learn about the following:
Students will be able to choose one of our two technical pathways: sport or business. There will be opportunities to develop literacy and numeracy skills.
There will also be a focus on wider transferable skills which have been identified by employers. These include:
Our specialist teaching and support staff will:
This course will be assessed through the completion of a set of targets agreed at the beginning of your programme. There will also be a project that you will be expected to complete.
Successful completion of the course allows students the opportunity to progress to employment, an apprenticeship or into a full-time study programme within their chosen area.
Additional help and support is available should you require it and you can discuss this further at your admissions interview.
For further information, advice and guidance call The Learner Experience Team on 01625 410062.
Start date: 16/01/2023
End date: 23/06/2023
Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Days of week: TBA
Number of Weeks: 16
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