Tag: sixth-form


Level 3 Applied Certificate and Diploma Criminology Careers related to studying Criminology: This course is ideal for anyone who wishes to pursue a career in Criminology and also provide an excellent basis to anyone wishing to pursue a career within Social Work, Mental Health, the Police Force, Customs and Immigration, Prison Services, Court Services, Security […]


Business Studies

BTEC Careers related to studying Business: If you choose to study Business studies, it will give you a clear introduction into the way a business operates. You will learn about the challenges and issues of businesses and comparing and contrasting various business’, managing an event, personal and business finance, investigating customer service, recruitment and selection, […]

Economics A-Level

Careers related to Econimics: There are numerous career opportunities available to a person with qualifications in Economics. Once completed this course will lead onto a degree Level qualification in Economics with careers as diverse as Chartered Accountant, Data Analyst, Forensic Accountant and Economist.You will develop the knowledge and skills needed to understand and analyse data, […]


Careers related to studying Law: There are numerous career opportunities available to a person with qualifications in law. You may train to be a Barrister, Solicitor or a Chartered Legal Executive through the apprenticeship scheme. Local Government, Education, NHS, Police, Crown Prosecution and Businesses all value employees with a legal background, as you will have […]

Application information

Fields marked with an * are required Hello and Welcome! We are delighted that you are considering Rainford High Sixth Form as a place to further your studies and your aspirations. Rainford High ‘internal’ students will be invited to a trial day here, and paperwork will be completed on this day, regarding subjects that you […]

Our dedicated staff

Rainford Sixth Form’s personalised and individual support programmes are made possible due to a sizable, dedicated and experienced team of staff. Lead by the Learning Leader Y12 & Y13 and supported by the Director of Post-16 Development and Pastoral Manager, the team of Tutors are on hand every day to provide support and guidance. Every […]

Key dates

September 2023 04/09/2023 Staff INSET day – Sixth form closed to students 05/09/2023 Staff INSET day – Sixth form closed to students 06/09/2023 Y12 Induction day 07/09/2023 Y13 Return 13/09/2023 Y12 Welcome evening 29/09/2023 Staff INSET day – Sixth form closed to students October 2023 16/10/2023 UCAS deadline for veterinary, dentistry and medicine & Oxbridge […]

What is GDPR?

General Data Protection Regulation The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is Europe’s framework for data protection laws which came into force on 25th May 2018. Even though the UK is no longer a member of the European Union, the GDPR will remain in force in the UK for the foreseeable future. These regulations affect businesses, public […]