• Personal statement drop-ins
  • Personal statement drop-ins

    Event type
    Mentoring
    Next date
    from September - January and June - July
    Audience
    Year 12/First year of College and year 13/Second year of College
    Length
    Various 10 minute appointments
    Location
    Your school or college
    Group size
    No maximum
    Cost
    Free
    Overview
    Individual 10 minute appointments for students who need some support with their personal statements. Teachers recommend students who will be aided by one of our trained Student Ambassadors through information, advice and guidance.
  • Who the event is for

    Year 12/First year of College and year 13/Second year of College students who are interested in going to University and need some additional support with their personal statements.

    About the event

    Our drop-in sessions give students the opportunity to seek personalised 1:1 advice and guidance on their personal statement from our trained members of staff.

    These sessions can be offered as stand alone drop-ins or can be attached to our personal statement talk.

    Aims include:

    • To improve students’ personal statements through personalised information, advice and guidance
    • To increase students’ confidence
    • To develop students’ knowledge and awareness of what makes a successful personal statement
    • To increase students chances at being offered a place at university

    Links to Ofsted criteria

    Outcomes for students by building their understanding of what makes a successful personal statement.