Upcoming Events and Useful Information
Virtual Work Placements from Speakers for Schools
Speakers for Schools and their partner employers are now offering exciting remote placements, that enable young people to learn more about green roles in industries they are interested in and help them make decisions about what kind of job they would like to do in the long term.
Apply as soon as possible to have the best chance of success.
Careers in Nursing - Virtual Taster Day
If any Year 11 students are interested in a career in Nursing, then this is the perfect opportunity to find out more. On 22nd April, 10am - 3pm, there will be a Virtual Taster Day which will give an insight into the NHS, how to apply, as well as the values, behaviour and attitude you will need to do the job. There will also be a networking opportunity to find out about different areas of nursing, and a Q & A session with a panel of experts. You need to register for a place and make sure you do so quickly, as the spaces do get snapped up.
Local Apprenticeship Scheme
Local company Plumbs are recruiting for Apprenticeships for the 2021/22 academic year. They work in partnership with North Lancs Training Group to provide the programme and it is a great opportunity to earn, as you learn a traditional trade. Plumbs will be taking part in National Apprenticeship Week so keep your eye on for posts which give an insight into these opportunities. There is also an #askanapprentice day, which will give pupils the opportunity to ask questions directly to one of their current apprentices. For more information, including applying for these roles, click below -
Advice Morning - Saturday 13th March - 10am - 12.30pm
Blackpool & the Fylde College
These events are your ideal opportunity to learn why B&FC is the right place to get set for your future career.
All school leaver events take place Wednesdays from 4pm to 6pm.
At every event, our expert tutors will be available to advise you on all our subject areas and the support you can expect throughout your learning journey.
- March 24
- April 28
- May 26
- June 30
- July 21
Win a £50 Amazon voucher
For the chance of winning one of 10 £50 Amazon vouchers, simply register and make a course application by Friday 30 April 2021. Winners will be drawn at random on 10 May 2021 from everyone who has both registered for a virtual open event and completed a course application form online. Winners will be notified by 17 May 2021.
Blackpool Sixth Form College
No upcoming events at the moment
Virtual Open Event for Year 10 and 11
Wednesday 24th March - 4pm - 7pm - More Info
Kirkham Grammar School Sixth Form
AKS Lytham Sixth Form
BAE Systems Apprenticeships
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