Network Rail Work Experience
Network Rail has teamed up with Barclays Life Skills and we're
hoping to set up work experience opportunities for 14-16 year olds
at our offices in central Manchester (near to Piccadilly
Our initial proposal would provide 1 week of experience for 1-2
pupils, covering the following work areas within our business:
If you are interested please contact the careers advisor Jackie
UK Fast Apprenticeships
UKFast apprenticeship programme applications for 2017 are now
We will be holding group interviews in March and April with a
view to an early July start date. Please get in touch if you have
any questions www.ukfast.co.uk
Manchester Labour Market Information
2017 Apprentice and Undergraduate opportunities with
Please visit http://search.bentleycareers.com/search.html
to apply for our Apprentice or Undergraduate placement
opportunities for 2017.
SkillsCo (Skills Solutions) Open Event for students interested
Hair Event taking place at the Hair
The hair event will be taking place at: The Hair Academy, 17-19
Whitworth St West, Manchester, M1 5WG
Any students interested in Construction/Engineering and
Automotive an open evening at the Skills Centre at Trafford
The Skill centre Open Event will be taking place: Greater
Manchester Skill Centre, Unit B, Ashbourton Point, Wheelforge Way,
Trafford Park, M17 1EH
To make things easier for students travelling to The Skill
centre the mini bus will be picking up from the SkillsCo office in
town every half an hour and taking them to and from the
Please see Mrs Dawson your Careers Advisor for more
Useful Links October 2016
(explore which careers may suit you).
(A levels explained along with alternatives to A levels)
Fun careers quiz for pupils who are not sure what they want to
do in the futureDiscover: your strengths and what makes you tick,
some jobs you may enjoy, what celebs you're like in our quick quiz.
There are 16 possible results - all connected with an animal!
- neuvoo.co.uk is a free job search engine that indexes jobs
directly for free from companies' career websites, placement
agencies and job boards.
- We centralize all jobs available on the web to help people find
new career opportunities, so we are much like the Google for
- We offer over 800,000 jobs in UK and the list of jobs is
constantly being updated.
A search for "trainee",
"school leaver", "apprentice"
will bring up lots of potentially suitable vacancies for students.
You can also search using another region, city, state, industry,
etc., and find all relevant jobs.
Year 11's we would like to bring to your attention an exciting
Ofsted are currently advertising for apprentices to join them in
their Manchester office. Ofsted apprentices will be offered a
permanent role and will be supported in completing a two year level
2 & 3 Apprenticeship Diploma in Business Administration.
Please find attached the Ofsted apprentice job specification
with further details of the types of apprenticeship roles and a
link below to the advert where those interested can apply:
The deadline for applications is 30th June 2016 and we would
very much appreciate if you could circulate this opportunity to
your year 11 students at your earliest convenience.
If you have any queries contact Damar on:
Tel: 0161 480 8171 (Ext. 317)
School Leavers looking for employment or apprenticeships?
The links below to the Milkround website enable you to search
for job vacancies and apprenticeships and are aimed at school
Leavers | Jobs & Apprenticeships for ...
The BBC provides advice and guidance to the Education Sector via
two internet portals; firstly, being the BBC Academy http://www.bbc.co.uk/academy
that provides up to date information on industry changes and
standards as well as helpful guidance on approaches young people
should take prior to embarking onto a career within the industry.
Our BBC career advisor packs can be found here:
- As you may know the BBC Micro:bit will be handed to every Year 7
or equivalent student from this year.
- Inspiring Young and Old to get into Digital Media and Tech.
- Home for BBC Bitesize and other resources and tools for
Apprenticeships - Learn as you Earn!
The BBC is launching a new pilot local apprenticeship across BBC
English Regions from Newcastle to Jersey, Plymouth to Norwich that
offer a career pathway into Broadcast & Communication
We also have a new 4 year degree based Software Developer
apprenticeship based up in Salford, North West England:
Promoting STEM in Broadcasting! -Have you ever wanted to
demonstrate the role of technology and engineering in STEM related
industries such as broadcasting? The BBC has created an informative
poster that shows the range of technologies that are fundamental to
how we connect to our audiences and what skills the UK needs from
our future talent.
We're looking to build awareness of the importance of Maths and
STEM subjects that are vital for the future UK creative industry.
To be a successful and future-proofed individual wishing to work
across broadcast technology we heavily rely upon the education
sector to deliver the next generation of innovators/inventors and
Careers workshops for Year 10 students will be held in school
will be held throughout the school year 16-17. The Manchester
college will be running sessions on post 16 options and the skills
company will be running one on apprenticeships. The
sessions will be 45 mins each and start At 9.00 am-
1.45pm. More details to follow.