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Connexions Expo Careers Fair July 2024: Discover Your Options at Shireland CBSO Academy Sixth Form

Shireland CBSO Academy Sixth Form will be showcasing at the Connexions Expo Careers Fair, a free event for young people aged 14-25 offering a valuable platform to explore future education and training opportunities. The event will feature a range of exhibitors including employers, apprenticeship providers, colleges and universities.  

The careers fair will take place on Saturday 13 July 2024 from 12.00pm-4.00pm at Sandwell Valley Park, Salter’s Lane, West Bromwich, B71 4BG.   

Located in West Bromwich, Shireland CBSO Academy is the first state school in Britain established in partnership with a national orchestra. Working with the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, the Academy provides students with a unique educational experience that combines the best of creativity and academics, alongside opportunities to pursue musical excellence. 

The Academy’s sixth form offers an unrivalled experience for students, with a range of A level and BTEC qualifications delivered by expert teachers, supported by exciting enrichment opportunities and strong pastoral support. This includes free music tuition and grading, which is available to all students regardless of whether they choose to study music at A level or BTEC.  

There are state-of-the-art facilities and purpose-built performance spaces such as recording studios, practice rooms and sport, art, design and drama facilities, creating an optimal environment for academic, musical and personal growth.  

Amy Danks, Vice Principal at Shireland CBSO Academy, said: “At Shireland CBSO Academy, we are proud to serve Sandwell and the wider West Midlands with an exciting post-16 provision. We value your education and recognise the significance of choosing the right sixth form for your future. 

“We are ambitious for students and foster an environment where they can excel, explore opportunities with confidence and acquire relevant skills for their chosen industries. Additionally, they will be creating unforgettable memories that will last them a lifetime.” 

Whether conducting early research or considering options for September, attendees are encouraged to explore the Academy’s offering, engage with their expert staff and discover the unique benefits of studying at a truly exceptional sixth form.   

Visit Connexions Sandwell website for more information and to secure your place.

Visit Shireland CBSO Academy’s website for more information and to apply for September 2024.


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