Category Archives: Careers

Midwifery Course Information Event – 24th November

The University of Wolverhampton is holding a Course Information event today, Tuesday 24th November, for anyone who is interested in studying for a Midwifery Degree at the University of Wolverhampton. The session will be led by Dr Aishah Ahmad who is a Senior Lecturer in Midwifery. The Eventbrite link is below: Places are free […]

WorldSkills UK Live Online

Join WorldSkills UK Live online for three action packed days of inspirational talks on ‘Careers, Apprenticeships and Excellence’ with well known guest speakers. Don’t miss it – register here:,0,0,0,0

Aspire Activities for Summer 2020

The Aspire to HE team have been in touch with details of some opportunities that are available over summer, for both students and teaching staff to participate in. They have created a variety of great resources and opportunities for students and staff which will be released online over the summer period, if they so wish […]

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Free Online Lectures with Aspire

Live streamed University of Wolverhampton lectures hosted by University Centre Telford and completely FREE. The next lecture is tomorrow at 6pm and is entitled ‘Sport in a Time of Crisis: Historical Precedents and draws on two case studies, football in World War 1 and the Olympics in World War 2’. Other forthcoming lectures include ‘The […]

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ASPIRE Live Stream Sport Lectures

The University of Wolverhampton in association with Aspire to Higher Education are live streaming a series of lectures including this one entitled ‘Long Blonde Hair and Endless Legs’ – a different way to read the sports pages which takes place at 6.00pm on Wednesday 3rd June. This interactive seminar will explore print media sports reporting […]

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 […]