Grofar is the software the college uses to manage student work placements and track progress, this gives you the opportunity to use your logbook to record your experience and skills development on placement!
In order to download the Grofar app please follow the instructions below:
- On your phone, go to the OakExtra website
- Scroll down and click on the green 'Grofar App' button
- Once on the web-app, select "Sign in with Microsoft" using your college email address
- Click on the action box and select 'Add to Home Screen' to create a direct link on your phone
The app has features that allow you to keep track of your work placement hours and also find out more about your employer, including their location and contact details.
If you have any questions about the app and how it works please ask the Employability Team in the Careers and Advice Hub.