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Apprenticeship Opportunities

Phillips Sutton Associates are a niche firm of Chartered Surveyors and Commercial Property Consultants based in
Leicester covering the Midlands. – Assistant Surveyor Apprenticeship Scheme – new!

QA offers apprenticeships in IT, software, digital marketing and project management – www.apprenticeships.qa.com

Firebrand Apprenticeships (IT Apprenticeships) – www.firebrandtraining.co.uk/apprenticeships

Severn Trent apprenticeship programme. If you’re interested visit: www.severntrent.com/apprentices

Rolls Royce www.rolls-royce.com/apprenticeships

Apprenticeships In The Car Industry www.vttraining.co.uk/courses-automotive.cfm

BT http://bt4me.co.uk/

YAN Hairdressingwww.yanhair.co.uk

Careers

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Barclays Life Skills – Sign in for a life skills account to get help with CVs, interview skills etc.

The National Careers Service – provides careers advice and information on a wide range of jobs, training course resources and funding. You can get free Independent Careers advice as well as use their useful tools such as their CV builder.

Careers Box – Provides quality careers advice, films and information about different careers and the latest job and apprenticeship opportunities with large companies.

http://www.careersworld.co.uk/east-midlands/home

http://www.purepotential.org/home/events—opportunities

College & Career Taster Days and Experience Events

Deloitte – The Deloitte BrightStart scheme for school leavers is a structured five-year programme that will give you all the exposure, experience, training and support needed to forge ahead in the world of business.

Roles are available in Audit, Tax, or Risk Consulting, where you will meet business leaders, work with industry experts, experience new cultures, build a professional network none can match – and get paid for it all. You can even earn professional qualifications.

arch Days – Nuffield Research Placements (previously Nuffield Science Bursaries) provide over 1,000 students each year across the UK with the opportunity to work alongside professional scientists, technologists, engineers and mathematicians. Students in the first year of a post-16 science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) course are eligible to apply. Placements are available in universities, commercial companies, voluntary organisations and research institutions and take place over 4-6 weeks in the summer holidays.

Futurewise Courses And Events – Organise Career Taster And Experience Days for Year 12s &13s for careers in fields such as medicine, law, engineering etc.

http://www.smallpeicetrust.org.uk/– They organise 4-day residential courses for Years 10/11/12 at universities that take students interest in engineering a step further by exploring specific areas such as Biomedical Engineering or Supercomputing in Engineering, placing them alongside real engineers, professionals and technical specialists.

EPOC Careers & Training – Year 11 & 12 Students that are interested in becoming lawyers or doctors please visit http://www.epoc.org.uk. They arrange Saturday careers conferences. There is a cost involved. This is not part of a school trip/event but something to be arranged individually for interested parties.

Career Information

Accountancy

Association Of Accounting Technicians

KPMG

Banking & Investment

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Lloyds TSB

Building & Construction

www.cbediploma.co.uk

www.bconstructive.co.uk

www.cskills.org

www.summitskills.org.uk

Catering & Hospitality

www.people1st.co.uk

www.springboarduk.org.uk

www.uksp.co.uk

Creative & Media

www.skillset.org

www.creative-choices.co.uk

www.yourcreativefuture.org

Chemical Engineering

www.whynotchemeng.com

Construction

https://www.goconstruct.org/

Dental

https://www.dentalelite.co.uk/careers-in-dental-healthcare/

Engineering

www.engineeringdiploma.com

www.enginuity.org.uk

www.scenta.co.uk

www.euskills.co.uk

www.semta.org.uk

Fashion

www.canucutit.co.uk

Fire Service

http://extraordinary.direct.gov.uk/

Health

https://www.healthcareers.nhs.uk/

Hairdresser

https://www.lhaa.co.uk/information-for-students/how-to-become-a-hairdresser

Information Technology

www.e-skills.com/careers

www.bigambition.co.uk

Logistics

http://www.skillsforlogistics.org/about – Information on Logistics

Motor Industry

www.skillnet.org.uk

Process & Manufacturing Sector

www.prospect4u.co.uk

Gap Year

Africa & Asia Venture (AV) –  is a not-for-profit social enterprise based in the UK that manages gap year and short-break volunteering programs in the developing world for those aged 18 to 25.

www.yini.org.uk – The Year in Industry is a major placement organisation in the UK for students keen on undertaking a gap year between ‘A’ levels and university. Go on to the website to register your interest

Useful Links

Plotr – This brilliant youth-focused careers magazine is free to subscribe to and full of really great content designed especially to engage young people and inspire them about the world of work

Future Talent – site for school and college leavers that hosts a range of opportunities ranging from apprenticeships and sponsored degrees to gap year opportunities and free training programmes.

Success at School is the place for young people to explore careers, get the lowdown on top employers & universities, and search for the latest jobs, courses and advice.

GetMyFirstJob – works with leading Skills Funding Agency registered Training Providers and Colleges to advertise and manage Apprenticeship opportunities and training programmes. Candidates are able to quickly register their details and apply for positions in their preferred location and subject.

Student Ladder – Work experience opportunities across most industry sectors, Paid Gap Year placements, school leaver programmes and careers advice.

Susan Burke Careers – A useful independent careers website for all year groups.

Careers Box – Provides quality careers advice, films and information about different careers and the latest job and apprenticeship opportunities with large companies.

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http://www.notgoingtouni.co.uk/– This is targeted at sixth formers who maybe looking at a different option other than going to university. They advertise they advertise jobs, apprenticeships, traineeships, scholarships etc.

 

Last updated: January 30, 2017