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Connexions Careers Fair January 2024: Discover Your Future at Shireland Biomedical UTC Sixth Form

Join us at the Connexions Sandwell New Year New Start Careers Fair on Saturday 20 January, from 9.30am-2.00pm at The Hawthorns, West Bromwich Albion Football Club, B71 4LF.  


The free event, which is the largest in the Black Country for young people aged 14 to 25, offers an invaluable platform to explore future education and training opportunities, with over 50 exhibitors including employers, colleges and universities.  


Located in the centre of West Bromwich, Shireland Biomedical UTC Sixth Form prides itself as the UK’s first University Technical College (UTC) specialising in Health and Health Sciences. Our sixth form provides a supportive and innovative learning environment, fostering a true sense of community with expert teaching.  


Whether students are working towards a degree, a degree apprenticeship or employment, our aim at Shireland Biomedical UTC is to develop and nurture students to become confident, independent, resilient and well-rounded individuals.   


Partnered with a diverse range of employers who lend their expertise, facilities and time, our students are best placed for their futures. Our affiliation with Birmingham City University also opens doors to team-building events, lectures, taster days and professional mentoring from the University’s leading experts. 


Visit us at the careers fair and explore our sixth form offering. Engage with our dedicated staff, get your questions answered and discover the unique benefits of studying with us. 


Kayleigh Steed, Head of Sixth Form, said: “We aim to provide a traditional sixth form experience dedicated to nurturing the next generation healthcare and biomedical professionals and leaders We offer academic excellence and a learning environment that is welcoming and supportive, with staff who really care about their students. 


“We look forward to seeing you at the Connexions event in January and welcoming you to our sixth form in September 2024.” 


Whether you’re doing early research for your next steps or considering your options for September 2024, our team is here to guide you towards the best path for your future. 


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


To learn more about Shireland Biomedical UTC Sixth Form and apply for September 2024, visit: Sixth Form – Shireland Biomedical UTC ( 

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