Career of the Week: Architect

This week’s Career of the Week is an Architect! Being an architect involves: Preparing design proposals and presenting them to clients Preparing planning applications and presentations Producing detailed drawings, often using Computer Aided Design (CAD) Negotiating with contractors and other professionals Making regular site visits and making sure the build is running within the agreed […]

Game Academy Bootcamp

Game Academy Bootcamp: How to Get Your Dream Job by Playing Games If you’re a gamer, did you know that video gaming skills are in great demand by employers? There is a Game Academy bootcamp – in collaboration with Speakers for Schools – this summer, which is open for students (14+) attending school in Rotherham […]

Wickersley Student, Leah Fearon’s Debut Play ‘My BFF is a Vampire’!

Wickersley School’s Year 7 Performing Arts student, Leah Fearon, has completed the first draft of her debut play ‘My BFF is a Vampire’.  Whilst the Drama Department found itself in the unusual, restrictive habitat of the classroom, the students got the chance to explore areas of the subject not done so in-depth, including scriptwriting. Leah […]