Archive for College News

Are you a HR Practioner and CIPD qualified?

Would you like to pass on your experience?

Highlands is looking for part time lecturers to deliver on our exciting CIPD programmes.

Interested?

Contact Jeff Reed on 608528 or jeffrey.reed@highlands.ac.uk to find out more.

Enrolment Session – September 1st

For all the Students who didn’t enrol on our August Enrolment Day. We now have an additional session. This will take place on Tuesday September 1st and we look forward to welcoming you all.

Enrolment session for full time courses will take place on Tuesday September 1st between 10am-1pm. Please come to the College with your results and your offer letter to enrol on your course.

You will be expected to make all payments for your fees on enrolment session.

You can read about the full time courses available on our website (link below).

We look forward to welcoming you at the Highlands College soon.

 

Full Time Courses

A Level Results Day : 13th August

Enrol at Highlands on 13th August when you receive your A-Level results.

 

Not sure what you want to do next? Thinking about staying in the Island for your education?

 

Come and have a chat with our specialised team in Higher Education to find out more about your options for getting your degree in Jersey.

 

http://www.highlands.ac.uk/university-centre/

Highlands College : A Student’s Perspective

“The standard of education is incredibly high, with a diverse range of excellent tutors on hand, coupled with a brilliant work placement scheme aimed at increasing employability” Ross Barker, University Student at Highlands.

 

 

June issue 2015

June issue 2015

 

You can read this fantastic article by Ross Barker online as it features in the Jersey Chamber of Commerce,(Chamber JUNE ONLINE 2015).

Ross has just finished his first year at the University Centre at Highlands, studying for an FdA in Financial Services.

 

Teacher of the Year : Vote Adrian Goldsborough

Well done to Adrian Goldsborough, one of our culinary arts teachers who has been nominated in the Best Teacher category at the Pride of Jersey Awards!

Adrian has been described as ‘a great ambassador for the Island and a true gentleman’ and has been teaching at Highlands College for four years, having previously worked at some of the Island’s most acclaimed restaurants, including Sumas, Bohemia and Longueville Manor.

Former pupil Cambridge Jacklin described Adrian as having ‘a kind, patient, caring attitude and extensive knowledge’.

She added: ‘Adrian taught me culinary arts and I can honestly say I wouldn’t be where I am now without his guidance. He definitely deserves this award.’

Edna Heavey described Mr Goldsborough as ‘dedicated, hard-working, an all-round nice fellow and a great ambassador for the Island’.

And Martin Glynn said: ‘Adrian deserves this award because he works very hard with his students as a professional and as a confidant. He has worked through the ranks to get where he is and he is a true gentleman.’

Support Adrian and vote today!

Vote for Adrian in the Teacher of the Year Award, Pride of Jersey

Vote for Adrian in the Teacher of the Year Award, Pride of Jersey

 

VOTE NOW

Enrolment day – August 20

As another academic year comes to an end we would like to say a big well done to all the staff and students at Highlands College.

To all the new students who will be coming to Highlands to study we are looking forward to welcoming you to the new campus in September.

Enrolment day for full time courses will take place August 20th 10am-4pm , when the GCSE results are released.  Please come to the College with your results and your offer letter to enrol on your course.

You will be expected to make all payments for your fees on enrolment day.

You can read about the full time courses available on our website (link below).

We look forward to welcoming you at the College soon.

Full Time Courses

 

Workshop to discuss higher education funding

Members of the general public, students and parents are invited to Highlands College Great Hall, 29 July for an evening workshop to hear islanders’ views about the current system for University courses and to hear ideas for new methods of funding.

You can register for the event online by clicking here.

For more information please open the full News Release below from the States of Jersey, Education Sport and Culture Department.

ESC Media Release Higher Education Workshop

New part-time leisure & professional courses out now!

The new Highlands College part-time leisure and professional course programmes are out NOW!

You can now ENROL ONLINE for the adult leisure courses.

Fuel your passion and personal growth through leisure learning.

Expand your horizons and career growth through vocational learning.

For more information you can pick up a booklet from Highlands College Reception today; Click here to see course lists

New part-time qualification in Animal Care – Open Evening

Highlands College are pleased to announce a new course in Animal Care.

City & Guilds Level 2 Certificate in Animal Care – this is a one year part-time course, designed for people who are currently working with animals or seeking a future career in the animal care industry.  This course is also ideal for pet owners who are keen to expand their knowledge and provide their own animal with a high standard of care.

To find out more please attend the open evening, Tuesday 14th July 2015, 6PM – 7.30PM at JSPCA Animals’ Shelter, St. Saviours Road.

We look forward to meeting you soon.

Enrol Online!

You can now enrol online for the Adult and Community Education courses!

Click here to enrol online