Category Archives: Careers

Powered Up ! Young Enterprise get Innovative

This year’s group of Year 10 students led by Annalie Jarvis as Managing Director, are selling a solar powered power pack and stand to facilitate an environmentally friendly way of charging your mobile phone. The Young Enterprise group have now completed their first trade fayre in Shrewsbury (pictured) and have received praise from several sources […]

Exploring ways to tackle Social Injustice

Year 9 students visited the University of Wolverhampton and attended a Social Injustice Conference. The theme for the day was to explore the social injustice that many people in the UK experience. Homelessness and food-banks are two of the symptoms of social injustice and were the focus of the event. HTA students worked with other schools […]

The ‘World of Work’ is not a world away

Telford and Wrekin’s “Life Ready, Work Ready” team had the pleasure of delivering the Aspire to Higher Education’s World of Work Day to Year 9 students. They explored the range of higher education options available to them such as Higher Degree Apprenticeships and the traditional University route. They looked at how the local labour market […]

Learning to ‘Speak and Be Heard’

Yesterday we were privileged to have the Speakers Trust deliver a workshop to some of our Year 10 students.  The Speakers Trust, a public speaking training organisation, works closely with schools to deliver communication training to young people, enhance their speaking skills thereby giving them confidence to ‘speak and be heard’. Students were able to […]

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From Farmer to Pharmacist

As part of the Aspire to Higher Education initiative, Stephen Seki came into school last week to talk to Year 11 students about his incredible journey from ‘farmer’ to ‘pharmacist’ to show how a 10 year old boy raised in poverty in a Ugandan farming village became the success that he is today through sheer […]

Investing in Future Talent

NTT Data Services, a top 10 global IT services provider, played host to a small number of our students on Monday. NTT has made a commitment to guarantee apprenticeship placements to students who complete their A level studies. They invest heavily in apprentices and really value the opportunities that apprentices can bring to their company. […]

Careers Fortnight 2019

Year 8 students have been learning about future careers in their subject classrooms. This will help them with the option choices they have to make. Students have been carrying out research and have made good use of the new ‘Careers Library’, created with the support of the English department. Options assembly for year 8 is […]

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HTA supporting Work Experience initiative

The Education Business Links department within Telford and Wrekin Council hosted a conference on 21st November, inviting staff from schools across Shropshire to promote the effective delivery of work experience. Holy Trinity Academy is recognised for its excellence, especially in the use of current students as relatable role models and is praised for its innovative […]

Servant Leadership in action

A very well done to our students who, last week, completed their 2 day Servant Leadership Course at RAF Cosford. Through endurance, team-building, problem solving, thoughts, prayers and reflection, they have turned their talents, gifts, beliefs and faith into leadership at home, school, work and in their community.