University and careers

We are proud of the extensive support and opportunities that we can offer you to in making decisions about and moving on to the next stage of your education, whether that is at university, or in the workplace.

We work with local groups, as well as the Ark Schools University and Careers success programme, to give you everything you need to take the next step.


UCAS Parent Guide 2017

Everything you need to know about your child's journey to university or college in 2017.

UCAS Parent Guide 2017


UCAS confirmation and clearing toolkit.

UCAS confirmation and clearing toolkit

UCAS Widget

University preparation

We offer support at all stages of the journey to university:

  • Writing personal statements
  • Choosing your degree course
  • Visiting university open days
  • Mentoring from current students
  • Curriculum linked university workshops

University open days and careers links

UCAS Progress - Information and advice on your next steps after GCSEs

UCAS - Higher education in the UK

Plotr - Discover and explore careers


To register for information on apprenticeships in Sussex, please follow this link.

Work experience

We offer unique opportunities to gain experience and advice from a huge range of companies and industries.