Joining Instructions 2018

Please ask for:             Laura Wallace

Direct Tel: 01995 642222 ext. 2593 lwallace@myerscough.ac.uk

 

 

We hope you are looking forward to your time at Myerscough. All courses start on the week beginning Monday 10 September 2018. Academic Calendars and Equipment Lists can be found on the My Myerscough section of the Myerscough College website www.myerscough.ac.uk under 14-16 Applicants. These lists will link to the Myerscough clothing shop should you wish to purchase Myerscough branded clothing. Please note that branded clothing is not compulsory.

 

Please can all new or returning students refer to the table overleaf for exact start dates, meeting points, course times and tutors. If you have offers for more than one day please ensure you check the table for each of your courses. All courses will follow the centre column of the academic calendar marked FE Full Time with the exception of the Wednesday Preston and Thursdays Croxteth students who will follow the third column marked 14-16. Please note that buses only run on the term dates for the centre column, Wednesday students will need to make alternative arrangements where their term is longer than the Further Education One. The Number 77a bus from Preston bus station runs into campus all year. Bus timetables can be found on the College website.

 

Returning Year Two Wednesday students please meet your tutors on Wednesday 12 September at the locations listed below. Please can you go onto your MyPage and check your details are all correct before the start of term and accept your offer for year 2 of the programme. Please ask your parents to log onto the parent portal and complete the Consent and Wellbeing Form under details. This must be done in order for you to enrol.

 

Agriculture – Rural Skills Building Foyer– Tutor – David Iveson

Animal Care – Animal Care Building Reception – Tutor- To be confirmed

Motor Vehicle Studies – Motor Vehicle Building foyer - Tutor – Richard Cooper

Equine – Gallery of small indoor arena. – Tutor- To be confirmed

Photography – Outside F5- Tutor – Kristen Malone

Landscape Garden Design and Construction – Outside the Landscape Workshops – Tutor Becky Atherton

 

Please can all new and returning students follow your equipment lists for the first day, you will be going straight in to a working practical environment and you must wear the appropriate PPE and course clothing. Do not worry if you have still to collect orders or order your Animal Care warehouse coats.

 

Please arrange for an appropriate place to be collected at the end of classes. If you are new to the College then a sensible meeting point is Main College Reception or The Plant Centre for the first day OR the Foundation Learning building for Foundation Learning 14‑16 students. Please remember to bring a packed lunch or lunch money.

 

If you have any questions before this date, please contact the 14-16 team on 01995 642222 ext. 2593 or email lwallace@myerscough.ac.uk We look forward to seeing you in September.

 

Yours sincerely

Laura Wallace                    

14-19 Co-Ordinator

 

 

 

Course Name

Delivery Day

Delivery Time

Tutor

Meeting Point

Foundation Learning Level One Diploma Animal Care

Monday

9.30-4pm

Emma Dixon

Foundation Learning Office*

College Certificate Agriculture – Foundation Learning

Monday

9.30-4pm

Nicola Eminson-Smith

Foundation Learning Office*

College Certificate Horse Care – Croxteth Park

Monday

9.30-4pm

Cat Appleton

Head Gardeners Cottage Croxteth Park (Myerscough Reception)

Entry Level Three Award Animal Care

Tuesday

9.30-4pm

Emma Dixon

Foundation Learning Office*

Broughton Foundation Learning Programmes

Tuesday

9.30-4pm

Area Dependant

Foundation Learning Office*

Skills for Working Life Diploma Entry Level Three

Tuesday (Animal Care), Thursday (Agriculture), Friday (Horticulture)

Wednesday (English and maths)

9.30-4pm

 

 

9.30-12.30pm

Emma Dixon

Foundation Learning Office*

Foundation Learning Functional Skills

Wednesday

9.30-12.30

Shelley Nicholson and Martin Shepherd

Foundation Learning Office*

Level One Agriculture

Wednesday

9.30-2.30

Liz Johnson

Main Lecture Theatre

Level One Animal Care

Wednesday

9.30-2.30

TBC

Main Lecture Theatre

Level One Horse Care

Wednesday

9.30-2.30

Julie Canter

Main Lecture Theatre

Level One Landscape Garden Design and Construction

Wednesday

9.30-2.30

Graeme Brownrigg

Main Lecture Theatre

Level One Photography

Wednesday

9.30-2.30

TBC

Main Lecture Theatre

Level One Motor Vehicle

Wednesday

9.30-2.30

Karl Brindle

Main Lecture Theatre

Entry Level Two Award Animal and Agriculture

Thursday

Friday

9.30-4pm (Thursday) 10-4pm (Friday)

Nicola Eminson-Smith

Foundation Learning Office*

Entry Level Three Animal Care – Croxteth Park

Thursday

9.30-2.30

To Be Confirmed

Head Gardeners Cottage Croxteth Park (Myerscough Reception)

Entry Level Three Award Agriculture

Thursday

9.30-4pm

Nicola Eminson-Smith

Foundation Learning Office*

English and Maths GCSE **

Thursday

9.30-4pm

 

General Education Staff

Main College Reception

English and Maths GCSE** and Functional Skills

Thursday

10-4.30pm GCSE

10-3.30pm Functional Skills

General Education Staff

Main College Reception

Entry Level Two Animal Care

Thursday

9.30-4pm

Emma Dixon

Foundation Learning Office*

 

* Please can all Foundation Learning Students go straight to the Foundation Learning Office and ask for their tutor or Barry Sherriff (Head of Foundation Learning). The Foundation Learning building can be accessed by entering the College campus through the second entrance from direction for the A6 (excluding the residential entrance) signed to ‘Plant World’. On entering the campus, continue straight on with Fledglings Nursery and Plant World to your left and the bus stop to your right. The next building on the left beyond the small car park is the General Education and Foundation Learning Building. The entrance to the Foundation Learning Building is on the far side facing the Engineering building. Parents/carers are welcome to bring students into the building on the first day.

 

** Returning GCSE students will receive formal confirmation of their delivery day after GCSE results day.

 

Students who have applied for English and maths at Croxteth Park will be contacted In September and invited in for an assessment before being allocated a day. v

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