BT Elevate was set up by Trevor Gomes, a former CTK who studied Business, ICT, English Language & Literature and Music Technology. After completing his studies, Trevor went on to study Business Management at the University of Westminster, he achieved a 1st and was awarded as the highest achiever on his course. Subsequently, Trevor joined BT, in his current role as a Business Partner in BT’s Consumer Division (BT, BT TV/Sport, EE, PlusNet) alongside his role as a 5G Transformation Leader for EE. Trevor is also studying his Postgraduate Studies in People Management.
Trevor has launched his own skills-development programme ‘ELEVATE’, supported by BT, which exclusive to CTK. The aim of the programme is to give young learners the skills, knowledge and experiences for the higher education and the world of work. Here are some videos from BT Elevate covering lots of topics that we wanted to share with year 11 learners.
Tony ST MARY'S Grades achieved: A*A*BA Progressed to: Oxford University Course: A Level Maths, Physics, Fine Art and Further Maths
“CTK has always encouraged me to aim high, which has led me to apply to the University of Oxford and I am so pleased to begin my studies there. ”
Ella Mae ST MARY'S Grades achieved: A A B A Progressed to: University of Sheffield Course: A Level Law Level Psychology A Level Sociology Extended Project
“What I enjoyed about CTK was meeting students from different backgrounds and sharing a desire to succeed. As an Advanced Graduate Programme student, I was given the motivation and confidence to work to the best of my ability. ”
Chief ST MARY'S Grades achieved: BBB Progressed to: Queen Mary University Course: A Level Maths, Physics and Chemistry
“I really enjoyed my learning at CTK as lessons were relevant, engaging and challenging, whilst cultivating a warm, dynamic atmosphere.”
Precious ST MARY'S Grades achieved: D*D*D* Progressed to: City University of London Course: BTEC Level 3 Health and Social Care
“Studying BTEC Health gave me the best opportunity to realise my dream. I’m incredibly appreciative of all the support and assistance I received throughout my course. From the beginning, the staff recognised my ability and didn’t give up on me.”
Oluwafoluhanmi ST MARY'S Progressed to: University of Hertfordshire Course: A Level Biology, Chemistry and PE
“Although studying A Levels can be challenging, my teachers make my lessons enjoyable and easier to understand. The teachers at CTK are really friendly and are more than happy to help. I hope to go on to study Physiotherapy at University.”