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  • Inspire!Inspiring your students to progress into higher education

    Menu of Presentations and ActivitiesDesigned for Schools and Colleges

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  • Let us introduce to you our Inspire programme of activities from the Schools and Colleges Team at Leeds Trinity University. We have developed a package of events designed to assist teachers, advisors, students and their families in making the right decision, armed with the right knowledge regarding progression to higher education. The Inspire programme aims to support you in raising the aspirations of your young people, so they discover their own potential and fulfil their educational ambitions. Some students will already know the path which they would like to take while others may find it more difficult to navigate. Leeds Trinity University are committed to making every students personal journey as easy and informative as possible.

    Leeds Trinity activities are delivered by an energetic team who provide fun and informative events on our campus, or at your institution, to inspire and inform your students and staff. All of the activities are free and if you would like any help arranging transport, please contact us. We would also welcome suggestions for events and activities and can work with you to develop a bespoke event.

    The Schools and Colleges Liaison Team look forward to working with you.

    Helping inspire young people to fulfil their educational ambitions

    VisitsWe are happy to attend HE or careers events and parents evenings at schools and colleges to deliver sessions as required.

    Welcome

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  • Meet The Team:

    Sophia Khan Student Recruitment and Outreach Manager

    Lucy WrightSchools and Colleges Liaison Officer

    James KennedySchools and Colleges Liaison Officer

    Linda DownesSchools and Colleges Liaison Administrator

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  • HE Experience Dayfor Year 12 We know the UCAS application process can sometimes be overwhelming for students and so we have developed a UCAS HE Experience Day that covers all the important points on their journey. Below details the content of a UCAS HE Experience Day:

    An introduction to the UCAS process How to choose a course and university A student life workshop A campus tour How to write an excellent personal statement Interview skills

    Year 12 HE Experience Days are best delivered in June or July to give the student time to think about their options. We can deliver this programme in your school or college if you would prefer.

    We have brought our whole year 12 cohort to Leeds Trinity for the past two years due to the excellent quality of information they receive. We find it kick starts Crawshaws own UCAS programme, allowing the students to learn in a higher education environment.

    Cath Pheasey, Assistant Headteacher (post 16), Crawshaw High School - a Leeds Trinity Partnership school. Inspire! Partnership Leeds Trinity University is keen to develop Education Partnerships with schools and colleges across the North of England. We work in partnership with students, parents, teachers and governors, and offer a range of activities and presentations designed to motivate and encourage students to reach their full potential. If you would like to discuss how we can work with you please contact Lucy Wright: Email: li.wright@leedstrinity.ac.uk Tel: 0113 283 7227

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  • Presentations for Year 12 We can provide presentations in your school/college to cover the full range of information needed to apply to university and all of the processes along the way:

    Why Choose Higher Education?/The UCAS Journey This talk is an introduction to the application process and covers the benefits of HE, choosing courses and how to apply through UCAS. It is ideal for students who have not been told anything about HE yet.

    It is ideal for students who have not been told anything about HE yet Why Leeds Trinity University? Student Life Workshop Personal Statement Workshop Student Finance Interview Skills

    Student Panels We know that your students really want to hear from undergraduates who can answer their questions about student life and the university experience. We can provide a panel of fully trained Leeds Trinity Student Ambassadors in your school or college to give your students genuine in the know answers to all their questions.

    Thank you for taking the time to come across to deliver your presentation to our students. This year with the large numbers we have we can do with all the support that we can receive and your work was certainly appreciated. Many students have already put their names down indicating that they would like to pursue a career that relates to sport and sport education, so you may well see some of our students.

    Oliver Limon, Progression OfficerLeeds City College

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  • Subject Focus Days for Year 12 Our Subject Focus Days enable students to make informed decisions about our course content. The visit to campus would include course related information and taster sessions as well as the opportunity for a workshop of your choice, e.g. student finance, personal statements, applying to university.

    We offer Year 12 Focus Days in the following subject areas:

    Request A SpeakerWhy not ask for a Leeds Trinity University lecturer to come to your school or college to speak to your Year 12 students on a chosen subject?

    Contact us for availability (see back page for details).

    It was a pleasure to see the students so enthused by the activities arranged for them by the staff at Leeds Trinity. This has resulted in students being more confident in visiting other universities, seriously considering Psychology at higher education and applying to more local universities they may have otherwise not considered. This was a very successful day for everyone concerned and well worth the time and effort.

    Howie Javed, Head of Psychology,Notre Dame Sixth Form College

    Business, Management and Marketing Children, Young People and Families English History

    Journalism Media, Film and Culture Primary Education Psychology Sport, Health and Nutrition Theology and Religious Studies

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  • Meet tutorsFind out more about degree subjects

    A chance to check out our facilities

    A real taste of student lifeVisit our campus

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  • Student Ambassadors

    Last academic year I really enjoyed getting involved with local schools and helping to raise aspirations and participation in higher education. As I am from Leeds I can put forward a local student perspective which has been helpful in student life workshops. I am really looking forward to an exciting new academic year as I love meeting new students and helping them with any questions they have about higher education.

    Claire Wakefield is studying Primary Education at undergraduate degree level and is a valued Student Ambassador for Leeds Trinity.

    Ambassadors can answer questions

    We value the knowledge and experience of our students and we understand that they are our best resource when working with schools and colleges. Our Student Ambassadors have come from a variety of backgrounds. This allows them to communicate to your students on a unique level, giving their own experience of the journey into and through higher education.

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  • How to Book an Event

    Keeping In Touch To keep up to date check our website www.leedstrinity.ac.uk/scl for information on events, news and higher education at Leeds Trinity.

    facebook.com/leedstrinity @leedstrinity

    ResourcesWe have excellent resources available to download on our website.

    Visit:www.leedstrinity.ac.uk/scl

    Were really proud of our Inspire programme, which has been supporting teachers, advisors, students and families for over ten years. It gets more and more popular each year, so make sure you book as early as possible to secure your place! To enquire about or book any of the Inspire programme please contact:

    The Schools and Colleges Liaison Team

    T: 0113 2837150E: enquiries@leedstrinity.ac.uk

    Come in and see us!

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  • About Leeds Trinity University

    Leeds Trinity University is an independent higher education institution with just over 3000 students studying for foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees. Courses are offered in a variety of subject areas including Media, Business, Marketing, Primary Education, Psychology, Education Studies, Sport, Humanities and Journalism. For 2013

    we have introduced 19 new courses, including 2-year degree programmes. Leeds Trinity places great emphasis on employability for its graduates, and all undergraduate degrees include periods of work placement and plenty of practical experience, building on strong partnerships with employers across the region. Thats why we are in the top 20% for employability in England*.

    The Leeds Trinity University campus

    *HESA Destination of Leavers Survey 2011.

    professional

    with EVERY DEGREE

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  • Honours DegreesAt Leeds TrinityBusiness, Management And Marketing Accounting and Business* Business Busi