Case Studies

Shaping Futures do a wide range of work, including sustained and progressive programmes of support for schools, to student 1-2-1’s, to strategic outreach work with local stakeholders and employers. These case studies give examples of our work, but are just a small insight. Please visit our Events Calendar to see our upcoming events or Contact Us to discuss how we can work together.

Case Studies

Shaping Futures do a wide range of work, including sustained and progressive programmes of support for schools, to student 1-2-1’s, to strategic outreach work with local stakeholders and employers. These case studies give examples of our work, but are just a small insight. Please visit our Events Calendar to see our upcoming events or Contact Us to discuss how we can work together.

Case Studies

Shaping Futures do a wide range of work, including sustained and progressive programmes of support for schools, to student 1-2-1’s, to strategic outreach work with local stakeholders and employers. These case studies give examples of our work, but are just a small insight. Please visit our Events Calendar to see our upcoming events or Contact Us to discuss how we can work together.

TAP 1-2-1 Sessions

As part of the Uni Connect programme Shaping Futures have 12 Higher Education Partners, including both Further Education Colleges and University. This afforded us the unique opportunity to offer a platform whereby learners could access specialist support from our CIAG qualified team, alongside chatting to current university students who were studying across the Liverpool City Region.

As part of the Uni Connect programme Shaping Futures have 12 Higher Education Partners, including both Further Education Colleges and University. 

Student Finance

Early in February 2021 Shannen delivered Student Finance Sessions to Y13’s at Cardinal Heenan Sixth Form. These sessions were delivered virtually via Microsoft Teams. Due to schools being closed and the flexibility that online delivery allows, the session was delivered in 2 parts on consecutive weeks during the learners form time.

Early in February 2021 Shannen delivered Student Finance Sessions to Y13’s at Cardinal Heenan Sixth Form. These sessions were delivered virtually via Microsoft Teams.

SEND Event

Working alongside our partner institutions, Shaping Futures identified the need in our area to provide specialist outreach support for professionals working with learners who have additional needs. During our research we spoke with teachers and SENCo’s to identify gaps in their knowledge, plus current university students with disabilities who shared their own experiences of transitioning to university, and the support they wished they had.

Working alongside our partner institutions, Shaping Futures identified the need in our area to provide specialist outreach support for professionals working with learners who have additional needs. 

Resilience

In October 2020 Shannen (Higher Education Progression Advisor) delivered virtual resilience sessions to Y13’s at Calderstones via Microsoft Teams. Shannen met with her contact at Calderstones who expressed concern about learners mental health having experienced major disruption and school closures due to t he Covid-19 pandemic.

In October 2020 Shannen (Higher Education Progression Advisor) delivered virtual resilience sessions to Y13’s at Calderstones via Microsoft Teams. 

NHS Health Education England

Through our work with schools, colleges, and students, we recognise how many young people in our region aspire to work in healthcare. Ensuring our young people can achieve these aspirations is vital for the broader success of our region, as healthcare is one of the biggest economic sectors in the Liverpool City Region. 

Through our work with schools, colleges, and students, we recognise how many young people in our region aspire to work in healthcare. 

1-2-1 Sessions

At Shaping Futures we pride ourselves on being able to offer tailored careers information, advice and guidance to target ward learners in our priority schools. This offer is popular since we are able to meet Gatsby Benchmarks 3 and 8 during the meeting, helping schools and colleges to fulfil their careers programme.

At Shaping Futures we pride ourselves on being able to offer tailored careers information, advice and guidance to target ward learners in our priority schools.