The Next Step

On this page we will be sharing information about open days at colleges, webinars offering you information on different professions and where to go for advice regarding jobs and careers.


Upcoming College Events


Wakefield College

The college’s Welcome event will be live on their website from 2.00pm, Wednesday 15 July 2020 – please click here to view this.



New College

Click here for more information on future events

Virtual Induction is now taking place – please click here to access.



Upcoming Webinars


Careers in Allied Health

The SIHED team are dedicated to raising awareness of allied health careers and we are open for bookings for our first ever webinar series – Careers in Allied Health.  We are bringing you some great content on health careers to share with pupils considering their options.  Join us as we explore the benefits of careers in professions such as podiatry, therapeutic radiography, orthoptics, and prosthetics and orthotics.  Our amazing Outreach Officers Rachel Middleton, George Lock, Emily Farrell, Michelle Tyler, Chris Jefferson and Kimberley Atkinson will be hosting a range of webinar dates and times to introduce you to 15 allied health professions.  This is a great opportunity to help provide further knowledge, resources and information about these amazing health careers.  If you want to find out more please register to attend on the link – click here.  The virtual webinars are FREE so don’t delay sign up now.


Careers Advice


Connexions Wakefield Digital is an online Careers Information Advice and Guidance service for young people in the Wakefield District.  Our careers advisers are able to help if you are unsure about your next steps. Contact us:

🔹 call us 01924 371579
🔹 email us [email protected]
🔹 webchat at
🔹 DM us through our social media channels
🔹 text advice to 07920071498


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