sgsplus+ is the name for our tutorial, enrichment and work placement diploma that all full-time learners will complete within their study programme during their time at sgs college
The sgsplus+ combination will ensure you master skills in communication, teamwork, resilience, problem solving and independent thinking, preparing you for your next steps and future success. These soft skills will support your future studies, careers aspirations, job prospects and are deemed highly desirable by employers.
Here at the college we have 4 main aims:
- To develop SGS College learners holistically to ensure that they have the skills required to succeed academically but also as learners progress into their chosen career.
- For learners to look back at their time at SGS with fond memories filled with fun and enjoyable memories.
- To ensure learners have all information required to keep them safe whilst studying with us here at SGS and in the wider world.
- To ensure that our learners are prepared for life once they leave SGS College and be active and positive contributors to society.
Our 'golden thread' of Personal Development
The SGSPlus+ framework is our 'golden thread' of Personal Development that runs through all of our Curriculum Areas, Lessons, Tutorial Schemes of Work, Enrichment Schemes of Work and Voice of the learner. The main aim of the SGSPlus+ framework is the holistic development of all SGS Learners whereby they will be exposed to the six strands of the SGSPlus+ programme;
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174 Hours of Personal Development
As a student at SGS College you will complete a minimum of 174 hours of Personal Development which will support your study programme
Students will complete 54 hours of Enrichment, 36 hours of Tutorial and a minimum of 84 hours of Work Placements. These will be embedded in to your study programme.
End of Year Report
SGSPlus+ End of Year Report 2021-22
2021-22 was the first year of the SGSPlus+ programme at SGS College which provided over 20,000 Enrichment events across the College for learners to get involved in. As such this saw SGS College learners complete an average of 35 hours of Enrichment throughout the year aiming to develop themselves holistically alongside their academic programme. Other outstanding highlights from 2021-22 saw the integration of a full level specific Tutorial programme at the College, the introduction of the SGSPlus+ Framework at the College and the introduction of the WelcomeFEST programme at SGS for all learners in their first two weeks at the College. You can find out more about what individual departments achieved and some of the outstanding Personal Development achievements by heading to the SGSPlus+ End of Year Report.Download End of Year Report