Alison Hughes our Vocational Education Manager manages, develops and maintains the relationship with private businesses, universities and local training providers to create opportunities to support the careers programme within Oldershaw.

Alison has designed the BEST© programme (building employability skills for tomorrow) within the sixth form. Activities have been developed to replicate the recruitment process whether that be for university or employment.

Assisting the Head of Sixth Form, Alison offers pastoral support and with her wealth of knowledge offers career guidance.

Please see our dedicated pages for information for Students, Parents, Employers and Teachers. 

You can contact Alison via email: or Telephone 0151 638 2800

Our careers section is updated regularly, however, a full review will be conducted in Summer 2021.

Please find below some useful information on UCAS and applying for university. This document provides an introduction to personal statements and UCAS and could be invaluable in the coming months. 

The Oldershaw School
Valkyrie Road, Wallasey
Wirral CH45 4RJ
T: 0151 638 2800 E: Principal: Mr J Bush