Pre-Apprenticeship Pathway


This consists of up to four elements where students continue to study English and Maths, undertake a SMSC programme, complete a work experience placement and combine one or more level 3 subjects.

Study areas

  • English & Maths Studies
  • Work Experience Placement
  • SMSC Programme
  • 1-3 Level 3 Subjects

At the discretion of the Sixth Form Team which is based on a student interview, suitable references from your school and provided that we can offer a suitable work experience placement.

Pathway 3 Business Partner – Waterloo Air Products
“Waterloo Air Products is proud to have engaged with Aylesford School and to have the opportunity to assist with student’s future career choices in this ‘Year of Engineering’. The company has a wealth of knowledge both in manufacturing and the construction sector and we’re delighted to be able to share this with the ‘next generations’. We’re particularly looking forward to providing further work experience opportunities for students in our various departments, whether technical or commercial.”

Commendation of a current Pathway 3 student
“He is a credit to his parents, the school and himself. If he is a good example of the student body at Aylesford School, then the future looks very bright indeed.”

Aylesford School Sixth Form Pathways