Careers Opportunities

 

We update this page regularly with new opportunities that might be of interest to students and parents/carers.

Here is a link to some fact sheets with Labour Market Information which you may find useful.

The information posted on this page are aimed at students and parents/carers in Years 7 – 11. There may be some that are also open to Sixth Form students but a more comprehensive listing for older students is also available on the Sixth Form Hub: Careers and Study Opportunities page.

 

 

 

National Apprenticeship Week 2022 

Visit the National Apprenticeship Week website which offers lots of resources to explore. Find out how to become an apprentice, what apprenticeships are available, which employers offer them and information about starting apprenticeships.

Vodafone Apprenticeship Roles (Newbury)

Data Analyst Newbury: https://pathwayctm.com/opportunity/vodafone-data-analyst-apprenticeship-newbury/

Network Engineering Newbury: https://pathwayctm.com/opportunity/network-engineering-apprenticeship-newbury/

Network Rail

Engineering Apprentices Opportunities. Find out more.

AWE Apprenticeships

Applications for September 2022 are now open. Find out more. Apply here.

BT Apprenticeships

Yes, there’s telephone and broadband, but did you know BT do a lot of work in Cyber Security? Or that BT invent lots of new technology, and are one of the biggest investors in Research & Development in the country?

BT are currently accepting applications to join us as an apprentice in 2022. Whatever it is you want to do, we can help you do it. We’ve got roles in everything from Sales to Cyber Security, from Customer Service to Software Engineering, from Project Management to Field Support Technicians. Plus, all our roles are offered on permanent contracts, so they’ll be a role for you when you finish your apprenticeship.

 

Mercedes-Benz Apprenticeship Programme

Mercedes-Benz are currently recruiting for apprentices across a variety of roles, in their nationwide network of retailers and dealers. They have vacancies for Light Vehicle and Heavy Vehicle Technicians, Customer Service Experts and Retail Parts Advisors. For more information visit  https://mercedes-benztraining.co.uk/mercedes-benz-academy-programme.aspx. Using your home postcode, you can search for vacancies in your area and make an application. 

Spotlight Talks

Spotlight Talks aim to inspire young people of all backgrounds to consider technical and vocational routes, highlighting the opportunities and career pathways available. You can access on-demand content from talks by the NHS, Fire Service, Science Council, GSK, Royal Navy, British Esports Association, Apprentices for Fire and Security and more.  By joining in you have the opportunity to hear real careers stories from inspiring role models and find out more about different industries and potential career paths.

AllAboutSchoolLeavers

AllAboutSchoolLeavers have also created an online hub for students, parents and careers advisers to access information throughout National Apprenticeship Week 2022 and beyond. Visit the hub here.

Thames Water’s Apprenticeships

Applications for Thames Water’s apprenticeships are open and interested students should apply as soon as possible.
This year, there are a number of roles available across level 3 (open to GCSE students or higher) and levels 4, 6 and 7 (suitable for A level students). Find out more here.

HSBC Work Experience

HSBC Apprenticeships

 

 

 

 

NHS

The NHS Live Virtual Work Experience Programme is now available to support aspiring healthcare students with virtual work experience opportunities. Specific work programmes from nursing and midwifery to radiography to language therapy are available to students from Year 10 upwards here.

UCL STEM & Medical Sciences Work Experience

STEM & Medical Sciences Work Experience
Register now for a unique opportunity to work alongside experienced engineers, doctors, psychologists, vets and others. Programmes for ages 12-18

Spotlight Talks

Spotlight Talks aim to inspire young people of all backgrounds to consider technical and vocational routes, highlighting the opportunities and career pathways available. You can access on-demand content from talks by the NHS, Fire Service, Science Council, GSK, Royal Navy, British Esports Association, Apprentices for Fire and Security and more.  By joining in you have the opportunity to hear real careers stories from inspiring role models and find out more about different industries and potential career paths.

 

 

 

INVESTIN: Invitation for Parents: Success Beyond School

Free-of-charge, live online seminars featuring career experts. Find out more and register.

AllAboutSchoolLeavers

 AllAboutSchoolLeavers  have created an online hub for students, parents and careers advisers to access information throughout National Apprenticeship Week 2022 and beyond. Visit the hub here.

 

S.P.A.C.E

S.P.A.C.E is a free programme of virtual events to give parents and carers the tools they need to help their young people through secondary school. 

Their programme exploring higher education, further education and the opportunities available to young people ran between 23 March and 18 May and covered topics such as: All About University & How to Apply, Vocational Routes & Apprenticeships, Student Finance, Wellbeing & Resilience and Exam & Revision Tips. Recordings of sessions are available on their website.