Careers Education – Current Opportunities for Students
This page will be updated frequently with details of work experience, careers presentations and events as well as information and contacts from local and national employers.
Hertfordshire Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) and Hertfordshire Opportunities Portal (HOP) have launched a new series of regular webinars featuring interviews with local employers.
The next webinar – Careers in the Fashion Industry is on May 13th, 2021 at 4pm
Please click here to register. You will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.
The full range of previous webinars can be accessed here.
Wednesday 26th May between 12 and 6pm (students can drop in at any time).
An event for students in Years 10 to 13, to explore all post-18 options in one place. The sessions feature a multitude of university exhibitors and an updated range of vital webinars, including:
- UCAS Personal Statement
- Choosing a Course
- Degree Apprenticeships
- Student Finance
- Parent support
You’ll be able to explore exhibition stands, live chat with admissions officers, student ambassadors, academic and recruitment teams.
Click here for more information and to register.
GTR are running a 4 day online work experience programme between 1st and 4th June.
Suitable for ages 14-18, the programme will provide a behind the scenes look at one of the UK’s largest train operating companies, allowing students to meet people from across the business and learn more about the range of roles available.
For more information or to register for the programme, email firstname.lastname@example.org
IVC Evidensia, one of Europe’s largest veterinary groups, have launched a BAME Scholarship Scheme to support students with financial assistance, mentoring, placements and the opportunity to apply to their graduate entry programme.
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For students aged 14 and above, the NHS Talent Academy have launched bespoke e-placements covering various career opportunities within health and care.
The E-Placements will provide you with an insight into your chosen career path through a series of videos, tutorials, quizzes and virtual tours. It will also help to develop a greater understanding of knowledge, skills and behaviours required for your chosen profession.