Dates for your diary:

30. May - 3. June: HALF TERM

22. June - 1. July:

End of Year 1 Assessments Leave

27th June - HE Sussex Day

Wed 5th July - Personal Statement Day

Fri 8th July - End of Teaching

Fri 15 July - End of Summer Term


LEAVERS EVENT Tutorials this week:

Level 2:

Personal Values and Progress

Year 1:

Planning for Future:

Deciding on a Career Path

Year 2:

Study Leave

Sport Enrichment 22/23 - sign up NOW

Women's football.pdf

Storytelling Workshop

25May Amy Workshop
Study Space Poster


Summer School

For students who enrol on our Access Plus programme they will have an exciting opportunity to apply for the Summer School Programme. This will give Year 12 and 13 students the chance to study a subject of their choice, produce a university level assignment, meet and network with current Sussex students, as well as explore our beautiful campus. This years post-16 Summer Programme is now open for applications and will include

Apprenticeship and University Fair - June 10th - AMEX Stadium

VCSCP Advert A4 2022 (6).docx
Cleaner - Job Spec 2022 (1).doc
VarndeanCollegeApplicationForm - StudentOct10 (1).doc


Wednesday 4th ,11th, 18th & 25th May | 16:30-17:30

Ask Me Anything Session with Max

Join us for weekly sessions with Max! Max is our Outreach and Student Support expert, and has years of experience in guiding people through applications, interviews, CV and cover letter help, and so much more.

Do you have an assessment centre coming up? or have any questions at all about your future? these weekly sessions are where you need to be! Join any of the weekly “drop-in” sessions to get your questions answered and support.

Who should join?

  • Any student with questions about their options, specific apprenticeship applications, or anything else regarding your future.

Sign up 11th May:

Sign up 18th May:

Sign up: 25th May:


Maximum number of per week should be 10hrs otherwise it will affect your at college!

VOTS 25-4-2022.doc

Please email the Careers team to book an appointment or if you have any enquiry email:



We open every weekday at 8am and are open late until 7pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays if you're wanting to find a quiet study space to revise before or after your lessons. The library is often very busy during breaks and lunchtimes, but much quieter at the beginning and end of the day.


We have some great new revision guides to help you prepare for your exams. Available for lots of different subjects, find them in the library and online by searching our collection. Ask the library team if you need more information.


OCR Psychology For A level & AS Revision Guide by Cara FlanaganRevision Guide
Biology HL for IB Diploma: Study & Revision Guideby Ashby Merson-Davies Study & Revision Guide
Reading On Human Nature by Peter Loptson
Sofia Khan And The Baby Blues by Ayisha MalikNon-fiction(Quick Reads)
The Black Mountain by Kate MosseNon- fiction(Quick Reads)
The Swimmerby Graham NortonNon-fiction (Quick Reads)


Psychiatry: a social history
Laurie Taylor explores the social history of modern psychiatric practice. (E)

Fergal Keane: Living with PTSD

Fergal Keane reveals the impact of PTSD on his life, exploring how it led him to consider withdrawing from reporting on conflicts. (PG)

Craftivism: Making a Difference

Jenny Eclair meets people doing extraordinary things with knitting, cross-stitch, banners and felt to change hearts and minds. (E)

Commando: Britain's Ocean Warriors - episode 1

Behind the scenes with the Royal Marine Commandos. (PG)

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us by email on and we will do all we can to help. Visit the library website for further information and everything you need to know about using the library.

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