Careers Calendar and Resources
Key Events & Dates 2021/22
GE Aviation Apprenticeships Virtual Open Evening, Tuesday 18th Jan.
Please save the date – Tuesday 18th January – for a virtual open evening with GE Aviation, to learn more about the apprenticeship opportunities in Gloucestershire, starting in September 2022.
They will be running 2x sessions – both will provide the same information to prospective candidates:
In addition to learning about the opportunities available, they will also have a live Q&A. However if you have any questions that you’d like to share in advance, for response to in advance, or on the night, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Kohler Mira Apprenticeship Open Evening, Wednesday 19th Jan.
Kohler Mira will be holding an Apprentice Open Evening on Wednesday 19th January 2022.
The Open Evening will run from 5-7pm and will be hosted out of their new Space 100 where you will have the opportunity to meet with apprentices, both current and graduated as well as their apprentice managers.
- Engineering Apprenticeships, available to students post-GCSE; and
- Business Apprenticeships, available to students post- A-Level
They will also be offering the opportunity of site tours. Each tour will be approx. 50 minutes long and will take you on a trip to a number of key areas on the site as well as providing you with the chance to speak to a number of their department experts.
In order to book your place, you will need to email email@example.com after which they will send you a short booking form.
Applications to their apprenticeships can be made online from 1st December 2021 through to Wednesday 9th February 2022. To apply, visit www.mirashowers.co.uk/earlycareers.
Click the buttons below to view a couple of informative documents.
Save the Date - Cleeve School and Bournside School Virtual Careers Fair, Wednesday 9th Feb.
Barclays Bank Webinars - From 10th Jan 2022
Been thinking about apprenticeships recently? Then I've got something you're going to like!
Barclays are hosting a series of virtual career sessions to provide more information about Barclays Apprenticeship opportunities and their diversity networks.
Whether you already know what you would like to do with your career or you are still exploring possible opportunities – please join the event to learn more about Barclays work, culture and the range of possibilities available.
You’ll have the opportunity to hear from their senior leaders, current apprentices and in-house recruiters. This is a perfect chance to hear first-hand from the people who are helping them change and shape the industry as we know it.
It will also help you discover and explore the exciting business areas and opportunities found within Barclays.
Events will be hosted from the 10th of January 2022.
InvestIN Careers Experiences
Due to high demand, InvestIn are launching regional careers programmes to allow students from the Gloucestershire area the chance to attend a hands on experience. All programmes will be held at either the University of Birmingham or the University of Bristol.
For more information, please use the button below to view the interactive flyer and the letter to parents/guardians:
Elevate FREE Webinars
Elevate Coaching webinars are back! They will be hosting sessions throughout the academic year for parents and guardians, giving tips, tricks and advice in order for you to support your children throughout their education and next steps.
Exam Preparation Series with Exam Room Skills coming up on Tuesday 18th January @ 6.00pm.
In this 60-minute webinar we will cover:
- What students should be doing in the final weeks before an exam;
- How to establish a good routine the night before;
Ways to optimise exam room performance.
Sign up is essential- to register please follow the link below:
National Careers Service
Free and impartial careers information, advice and guidance
Anyone aged 13+ with lifelong careers information, advice and guidance to help them make good career choices, no matter what stage they are at in their career.
Visit nationalcareers.service.gov.uk or call 0800 100 900 to speak to a professional career’s adviser.
Apprenticeship Parent/Guardian Pack 2o21-22
Please click the button below to view the Apprenticeship Parent/Guardian pack full of really useful information about apprenticeships and options for your child upon leaving school.
CV Writing Advice
Writing a glowing CV is a difficult task. Whether you're struggling to decide on what to include, how to format the document or knowing how to make your CV stand out from the crowd, it can be a daunting task.
Below are the links to two very useful guides to help make the process easier for you, and help you get the job you deserve!
If you have any additional questions or require any extra support, please contact Mrs Emma Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org