Karen Rowles our Careers and Opportunities 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.

Karen helps deliver 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, Karen 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. 

Our careers section is updated regularly, however, a full review will be conducted during 2022/23 academic year.

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: Executive Headteacher: Mr S Fisher