A Guide to UK-based Free Mental Health Helplines by Cassiobury Court.This page contains all the key information for year 11 students as they approach their exams.


Academic Mentoring

Period 6 timetable

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GCSE Summer Exams Timetable

May Half Term Revision Sessions


Useful Links:

Young Minds - www.youngminds.org.uk/?gclid=CKaX3MXAwdICFVdsGwodga4LIg

Tresham College - www.tresham.ac.uk 

Ask Norman – Northamptonshire Young Healthy Minds Gateway www.asknormen.co.uk

Apprenticeships - www.getingofar.gov.uk

The Mix – Exam Stress www.themix.org.uk/work-and-study/study-and-exam-tips/exam-stress-1241.html?gclid=CKqIiIbBwdICFWUq0wodQ9wBFQ 

Northampton College - https://www.northamptoncollege.ac.uk/ 

Talk to Frank – www.talktofrank.com

A Guide to UK-based Free Mental Health Helplines by Cassiobury Court.

Moulton College - http://www.moulton.ac.uk/ 

Eclips - Careers information Database - www.eclips-online.co.uk  Type in password: NN17 5EB

Fast Tomato – Job Matching Programme - www.fasttomato.com

Connexions - www.4you2.org.uk 

Information on jobs, the job market, education options and job seeking skills - www.nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk  

video clips of people doing different jobs.- www.careersbox.co.uk

Interactive careers site aimed at 11-24 year olds. - www.plotr.co.uk

A guide for parents (and students) on options and choices when leaving school. - www.parentalguidance.org.uk

A site aimed at graduates with more in-depth careers information. - www.prospects.ac.uk

Connexions vacancy site which advertises job vacancies for 16-19 year olds. - www.Jobs4you2.org

 Main website advertising apprenticeships and also aimed at young people aged 16+. - www.gov.uk/apply-apprenticeship

Tresham have an apprenticeship department and advertise new vacancies on a regular basis. You can phone 01536 419570 or email them for more information and to be put on the mailing list. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Nital is a Corby based company who deal with vacancies for school leavers. You can also contact them on 01536 408188. - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Local volunteering opportunities. See also eClips leaflet on volunteering.- www.DO-IT.org.uk

For anymore information please contact Timely Advice: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  Mobile number: 07505354015


Rushden Academy

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KS3 Head of Years

Head of year 7 - Mrs S Finney

Head of year 8  - Mr S Harris

Head of year 9 - Mrs A Gurnham

KS4 Head of Years

Head of year 10 - Miss R Burrows

Head of year 11  - Miss J Neville

KS5 Head of Year

Head of year 12 & 13 - Mr P Chapman

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