Final Careers Links of the Term
Posted on: 12th December 2018
Please find below information on a variety of different careers options, if you have any questions on any of them or would like more details please pop in to the Careers Department or email us on firstname.lastname@example.org.
HealthCareers.uk have launched a new “careers finder” tool. This is a 5 to 10 minute questionnaire designed to help find your career in health, and show you jobs that you might not have considered. https://www.healthcareers.nhs.uk/career-planning/career-tools
Information event at Liverpool University for anyone interested in applying for medicine only £35 for the dayhttps://www.liverpool.ac.uk/medicine/study-with-us/undergraduate/admissions-information/
Taster events at Surrey University, must be predicted ABB to attend. https://www.surrey.ac.uk/schools-colleges/sixth-form-colleges/taster-days
10 highest paying green jobs :https://www.careeraddict.com/environmental-jobs
Apprenticeships in gymnastics: https://www.british-gymnastics.org/clubs/club-support/apprenticeship-programme
KPMG is one of the world's leading employers and has some very exciting opportunities.
Following the huge success of our inaugural Warwick Pre-University Summer School this year, we are delighted to announce that applications for our 2019 programme (2nd – 12th July) are now open. 100% of our students said they would recommend the Summer School to a friend!
If students are looking for an exciting summer opportunity which combines academic enhancement with a fun social programme, they may like to consider applying to our Pre-University Summer School. Our 10 night fully-inclusive residential academic enhancement programme provides a best of both worlds experience with a stay at Warwick’s beautiful campus as well as our iconic Capital City, London. Students participating in the Summer School can choose between our ‘Introduction to Economics and Finance’ or ‘A Taste of Social Sciences’ course and will experience:
- Engaging with like-minded peers from around the world
- A taste of University life and undergraduate teaching from top Warwick faculty
- Outstanding guest speakers
- Personal effectiveness training, including leadership and communication skills
- Preparing for University in the UK
- Living on the beautiful and self-contained Warwick campus for eight nights
- Spending two nights in the amazing capital city of London
- Enjoying an industry visit in London
- Visiting some of the most iconic places in the UK, including Oxford and Stratford-Upon-Avon
Students are welcome to apply online as individuals and we also offer great incentives for group bookings. Teachers in Social Sciences and Sciences are welcome to join too.
The University of Warwick is a top Russell Group University widely recognised as a world leader in research and education.
All students will receive a certificate of attendance from the University of Warwick.
The programme includes a number of evening socials on campus including: a formal welcome dinner, a curry and quiz night and a film evening. During your time at Warwick, you will also visit the historic and beautiful town of Oxford.
In London, there will be a full sight-seeing programme including the London Eye, Thames River Cruise, West End Show and industry visit.
Whilst at Warwick, all students will be accommodated on campus in single-sex flats on a fully-catered basis in our halls of residence, Sherbourne Halls, for eight nights. In London, students will also stay in single-sex accommodation.
Students applying for this programme must be aged 16-18. There are no subject-specific criteria but you should be a passionate and enthusiastic learner. Groups of 10+ are eligible for a free teacher place.
English Language Requirements
All teaching is conducted in English so students must be able to demonstrate a good level of English language and comprehension. We assess students' English ability through their application and correspondence.
Don’t miss out on this opportunity - find out more and apply online at www.warwick.ac.uk/pre-unisummerschool
UK University & Apprenticeship Search Fair,
Friday 1st March at Arsenal's spectacular Emirates Stadium.
Our Spring London event will showcase even more universities, apprenticeship providers, and colleges within three large exhibition halls. The event also features apprenticeship and university seminars as well as Creative, STEM and sport interactive hubs. This will provide your students with a complete range of options for their post-18 education and career choices. Admission is completely free for students, teachers and staff.
This exciting and inspirational higher education fair is particularly targeted at Year 12s, who are beginning to make choices about their futures, and any Year 13s who are still considering their options.
This fair will feature:
- An array of exhibiting universities Russell Group, red brick and modern institutions.
- University seminars focussed on UCAS personal statements, Oxbridge applications and student finance. These seminars take place within a spacious theatre-style room.
- An Apprenticeship Hall that features many of the UK’s top apprenticeship providers.
- Apprenticeship Seminars, including a talk about Higher and Degree Apprenticeships.
- Creative, Sport and STEM hubs with interactive displays from many of the UK's specialist universities and providers within these fields.
As well as this, all students will be provided with a free university and apprenticeship application guide, a wall calendar that includes open days and important HE dates, a pen, and other free promotional student items.
Video from Martin Lewis on advising parents about finance for university
a coding/software engineering training provider, claim that students after their 12 week course are earning an average of £32,000 https://makers.tech/
Step In Step Up Programme for Sixth Form Girls
Morgan Stanley is one of the world’s leading global investment banks and hosts a two day insight programme called “Step-in Step-up” (SISU) in their London Offices for Year 12 & 13 female students twice a year. This programme provides students with an in-depth introduction into investment banking alongside a comprehensive overview of how various divisions and roles interact with one another across the firm.
Participants will gain an understanding of an investment bank's various functions and will meet a variety of inspiring employees throughout the two days who will share their career insights and experiences. The programme includes engaging case-studies, group presentations, panel sessions, interactive workshops and networking opportunities.
SISU is held in February and July each year and the next intake will take place on 20th -21st February 2019. Please apply before the deadline of 6th Jan 2019 with your CV and cover letter.
Click here <http://purepotential-mail.org/_act/link.php?mId=P9236490231818332039414946302918&tId=133379309> to find out more about all our early career opportunities & here <http://purepotential-mail.org/_act/link.php?mId=P9236490231818332039414946302918&tId=133379312> to apply directly to the SISU programme.
Please get in touch with Morgan Stanley if you have any further questions - email@example.com
Bookings for The University of Manchester's Discover Days are now open.
Discover Days are informative, interactive events for aspiring undergraduate students who are interested in certain subject areas, but may not know exactly which course to choose. They are ideal for Year 12 students, or for other people applying to university through UCAS and considering Manchester. The booking form for teachers or individual students can be found here. The subjects for this autumn/winter are:
- Discover Law – 4 December 2018
- Discover Engineering – 5 December 2018
- Discover Computer Science – 12 December 2018
We also wanted to highlight our Access Manchester schemes. At Manchester we want to recruit students who have the potential to be successful here regardless of educational or social background. Our Access Manchester schemes allow us to target and support talented students from backgrounds currently under represented in higher education. The website: www.manchester.ac.uk/access allows students to look at the eligibility criteria and see which schemes would be relevant for them. There are schemes for students in both year 12 and 13 and from within and from outside Greater Manchester.
Applications for our flagship widening participation scheme, the Manchester Access Programme - which is open to year 12 students studying or living in Greater Manchester (and meeting other essential criteria) are now open until 5pm on 17th December 2018 so if you have any students that you would think would be eligible then please direct them towards the Manchester Access Programme website.
Chartered Management Degree apprenticeship at Nottingham Trent, students can contact the university by phone or email to see which companies are offering it and how to apply.
BDO Summer School for Year 12s
Siemens supporting schools to encourage girls into engineering
Deadline for GSK applications is 21st January
M&G are recruiting for an Investment Services Apprentice in the Portfolio Services team.
If you fancy a non-traditional route to joining investment banking this could be for you. http://careers.mandg.com/cw/en/job/497776/investment-services-apprentice
Government website on the impact of undergraduate degrees on earnings.
Invest in Education are offering a 20% discount for those booking their Internship programmes if you book before end of December. Although the fees are £1750 minimum so not for everyone. Day programmes are cheaper and have spaces.
Interactive school webinars, including various leading universities talking about different subjects at degree level ‘Right4me’
Skills for Care, includes a quiz to help students identify what roles may suit them
Degree apprenticeship at Tesco in food science and technology, £23,000 per year
What do graduates do?
Webinars from Bournemouth University
How to get into Events and luxury brands, cost is £47.50.
British Film Academy Network courses, applications now open. There are fees for residential programmes but fairly priced.
We would like to invite you to attend Investment20/20 ‘Careers in Investment Management Insight Experience’ on 6th February hosted at Schroders.
This event aims to build your knowledge on the types of opportunities firms on the Investment20/20 programme offer to School/College students and Graduates, within the Investment Management Industry.
You will have the opportunity to meet employers and trainees who are passionate about their involvement in the programme.
Please click the “Registration” button below if you wish to attend.