On Friday March 18th, City Year and STA Travel set up camp in Cadbury College's Hub (restaurant), advertising some amazing gap year and volunteering opportunities to students. After students complete their advanced level studies, they can either go to university, start employment or take a year out to "change the world" before they embark on their next step. Finding out what these organisations could offer was an eye-opening experience for students.
Ryan Hussain joined Cadbury College in 2012 from Queensbridge Visual and Performing Arts School, studying A-Levels in English Literature, Psychology and Sociology.
When he was studying his A-Levels, he wasn't 100% sure what he wanted to do when he left college, so he decided to spend 11 months volunteering for City Year. Discussing his experiences, Ryan said: