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Posted on: 5th March 2018

MBDA, the leading missile systems manufacturer in the UK based in Stevenage, offer degree apprenticeships and are having an Open Evening on the 6th March. Click here for details.

Work shadowing in April with Frontier This provides a great opportunity for students with an interest in environmental conservation, international development, journalism or volunteer travel to get a taste for what a career working for an NGO in this industry would be like.

School leaver programme for London firm of accountants AAT training:

Positive Action scheme at The Guardian - need to be 18 and BAME:

St Mark’s Academic Institute is the centre of education and research at St Mark's Hospital and following the success in the past, we have arranged another Open Day for Prospective Medical Students on behalf of London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust on Thursday 5th July 2018 in the Himsworth Hall, Medical education centre, on Level 6 of St Mark’s Hospital

It is an opportunity to ask and discover everything it takes to become a doctor. There will be presentations from a medical student, a house doctor, a trainee doctor, a specialist nurse, a GP, a paediatrician, a gynaecologist, a radiologist, a psychologist and a session on live surgery to demonstrate this.

The whole day will only cost you £25.00. Bookings can be made online via our website:

Degree apprenticeships at IBM

King’s Pre-University Taster, a unique summer experience designed for students enrolled in their last two years of secondary school. Taking place on 6-9 August 2018, the programme provides students with the opportunity to get a taster of a chosen subject at undergraduate level and helps them prepare for their future at university and beyond. 

Please CLICK HERE for more information.

Advice for Parents: As part of National Careers Week (NCW - 5th to 10th March), Jon Gregory is running free 15 minute consultation sessions for parents concerned about how best to help their teenager into the world of work or further training. Jon is: an NCW Ambassador; a Careers Expert Panel Member for The Guardian; the Editor of and writes careers advice for several leading websites, so is well placed to provide up to date guidance.

Simply drop an email to with 'Request to book a free employability advice session' in the subject line. You'll receive instructions and information on time-slots available by return. A maximum of 100 individual sessions are available.

Finally, if you haven't already got your 16 page free "A Guide For Parents: Steering Your Teenager Toward A Job And Career" get yours now via this link - The guide has employability contributions from Jon Gregory and Nick Newman (CEO of NCW) and an employer's view from the John Lewis Partnership.

 Sycamore House Day Nursery, please CLICK HERE for information on finding out more about careers in child care.