Pupils looking for Jobs and Apprenticeships

  Please make sure pupils who are considering leaving school this year for full time jobs or apprenticeships are keeping an eye on the noticeboards outside SfL, the news sheet and this website.  Opportunities that AGS are made aware of will be shared through these.  Obviously, these will just be a selection of the opportunities that are available in and around Aberdeen.     On Tues 26th Feb Period 2…

14th February 2019

New website Launch

SDS have launched a new website to help parents with all things careers – subject choice, jobs of the future, post school destinations, how to have career conversations at home, etc.  The site is www.mykidscareer.com and is to be used in conjunction with ww.myworldofwork.co.uk which is used in school but can also be used at home.

14th January 2019

North East Scotland College applications

NESCOL are not in a position to confirm a closing date for their applications this year for full time courses starting in August 2019. What they have said is that interview booking will open on 14th January, so it is best to have your application in by then to be properly considered with the first interview opportunities.  Courses are filled on a first come first served basis from these interviews. …

26th November 2018

UCAS Higher Education Exhibition

The previous booking code advertised for this event was wrong – please use the code and instructions below. School/college name: Aberdeen Grammar School Booked sessions: Tuesday 25 September: 16:30 – 18:30 Group booking reference: UCASBKN139238   Go to www.ucas.com/exhibitions and find the event you are visiting. Click on the ‘Book now’ button, followed by ‘Join group booking’, then ‘I am a student’. Enter the group booking reference and click ‘Find’. Your…

13th September 2018

UCAS Higher Education Exhibition in Aberdeen

UCAS HE Exhibition Aberdeen University, Elphinstone Hall Tues 25th September 9.30-12.00, 12.30 – 3.00, 4.30 – 6.30 AGS have booked space on the evening session but you can attend anytime if you have free periods. Please book before you attend – www.ucas.com/exhibitions using code CKRQBZDK All Scottish unis will be in attendance, plus many colleges, some English unis, UCAS, SAAS, Gap Year, Student Finance, etc.  Parents very welcome.

4th September 2018

Modern Apprenticeship Event

S4/5/6 Modern Apprenticeship Event SDS, 381 Union Street Wed 7th March 1pm-6pm A drop in information session for parents and young people about Modern Apprenticeships focusing on Construction and Health.  This isn’t a recruitment fair but will provide info on the range of options and how to apply.

28th February 2018