As a student at Harrow College you can call on our careers and employability team at any time for impartial, friendly, confidential and professional advice to help you with planning your future.
Harrow College has a team of dedicated professional Careers and Employability advisors to support you in your journey during your time at the college. We provide support in a range of areas to help you to explore your course options and potential career path.
You'll find our teams in the Learning Centre on both campuses. Drop on and see us or call 020 8909 6000 and ask for a member of the careers team.
Opening times 9.00am – 4.00 pm Monday, Tuesday and Thursday. 9.00am -12.00 noon Wednesday and Friday.
Working with universities, employers and training providers
At Harrow College, students are invited to participate in anumber of events designed to build employability skills and explore options in Education and Employment. There will also be opportunities for you to interact with universities and professionals to help you with your future plans.
Preparing for the world of work
Supporting you to identify and develop your Employability Skills is central to the student experience at Harrow College. This is achieved through the curriculum, a range of additional enterprise activities and expert advice from employers on CVs and interview skills. Students are able to record evidence of these skills in their Enterprise Passport to help them prepare for successful future employment. Advice and support is available from professional College Careers Advisors for students wanting to develop a CV, complete an application form or practise interview skills.
At Harrow College we provide guidance and support throughout the university application process. This includes help with researching and choosing suitable courses and universities, completing the application form, personal statement writing and preparing for an interview. We are proud to say that last year 81% of applicants from Harrow College were successful in securing a place on a higher education course.
National Careers Service Advisor
A National Careers Service Advisor visits Harrow College's Harrow on the Hill campus on a weekly basis. Interviews are available to anyone over the age of 19 who would like information, advice and guidance on courses, CVs and job hunting. Appointments can be booked by calling 020 8909 6000 and ask to speak to a member of the Careers team.