Careers Events

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

HSBC Insights Evenings

Summer Work Experience and Apprenticeship opportunities.

5 May, 5 – 6pm, book here.

 Opportunities & Diversity at HSBC

For parents: 2 June, 18:30-19:30, book here.

For students: 3 June, 12:00 – 16:00, book here.


Interesting Careers with IBM – Virtual Work Experience

7 May, 10am – 3pm, book here.

Oxford Brookes

The Past, Present and Future of Event Management 

Wednesday 19 May (17:00-18:00 pm) book here & Wednesday 26 May (17:00-18:00 pm), book here.

IGD/EVERFI Work Experience 2021

Monday 24 May – Friday 29 May 2021 (10.30am – 12pm Daily) Register here.

UK University & Apprenticeship Search Virtual Fair 

An event for students in Years 13, 12, 11 and 10 featuring university exhibitors and webinars, including UCAS personal statement, clearing, student finance and teacher/parent support. 

26 May, 12 – 6pm. Register here.

NHS Work Experience

Including nursing, midwifery, physiotherapy occupational therapy and radiography. 6 June 2021. Find out more here.

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. Some of the talks lined up in the next few weeks will be from 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. Click here to see the full line up and register!


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 upcoming programme explores higher education, further education and the opportunities available to young people. 
Sessions are running between 23 March and 18 May and cover topics such as: All About University & How to Apply, Vocational Routes & Apprenticeships, Student Finance, Wellbeing & Resilience and Exam & Revision Tips. To find out more visit their website.


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.


Apprenticeships play an important role in business at HSBC. They aim to be a true reflection of their customers and communities which is why they are encouraging talent from all backgrounds to join them. Find out more 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.

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 this term. Students can choose to attend ‘Live Online’ before Easter or in-person later in April. Ages 12-14 information. Ages 15+ information.