Park Lane Academy

Useful Links

Career Ideas C and K Careers online

Find links to a wide range of websites linked to your career ideas- National Careers Service

Find out more about your chosen career via Job Profiles. Careers Yorkshire and Humber

Regional website for information, advice and guidance on a range of education, work and other support services for adults across Yorkshire and the Humber.

Apprenticeships C and K Careers online

Search for apprenticeship vacancies viaRecruitline- Find an apprenticeship

Apprenticeship vacancy search.

Post 16 and Higher Education Courses Hot Courses Database of courses at all levels in the UK

Latest news on qualifications, including Government reports on changes. Useful links to information on NVQs, Functional Skills, Entry level qualifications, GCSEs and A/AS levels, higher education qualifications, student finance and more. UCAS Progress Details of learning at ages 14-19 across the UK. UCAS

Information and advice on applying to higher education.
Very useful links to universities and colleges offering higher level courses. Information on student finance.

Local colleges of further education (some also offer higher education courses): Bradford College Calderdale College Kirklees College Leeds City College Leeds College of Building Leeds College of Music Leeds College of Art Wakefield College

Local universities  University of Huddersfield University of Bradford University of Leeds Leeds Trinity University College Leeds Beckett University

Financial Support 16-19 Bursary Fund

Students could be eligible to get a bursary to help with education-related costs if aged 16 to 19 and studying at a publicly funded school or college in England (not a university) or on a training course, including unpaid work experience. Child benefit

Parents/ carers are eligible for Child Benefit if they are responsible for a child under 16 (or under 20 if they stay in approved education or training). Student Finance

Financial support to help with the cost of university/higher education study.