Virtual 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.

Careers Week 1-6 March 2021

National Careers Week (NCW) is a celebration of careers guidance and free resources in education across the UK. The aim is to provide a focus for careers guidance activity at an important stage in the academic calendar to help support young people leaving education. Find out more at their website.


More and more students are applying for careers in nursing and the caring professions. Numbers are up by a third this year – with 60,000  applying to study nursing, according to the university admissions service UCAS. This Health Careers Special  looks in detail at 14 careers as Allied Health Professionals; and this National Careers Week Special features staff at The Christie NHS Foundation.

Creative Futures

Creative Futures is an exciting series of free virtual workshops, which will give your Y9-11 students an in-depth look into careers available within the creative industries. Commencing on Wednesday 24 March 2021, the session will run once a week at 5pm, outside of school hours.  The workshops will cover Film Studies, Media Makeup, Journalism, Graphic Design and Theatre Performance. Please click here to see more information on our Creative Futures webpage.

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.