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Allied Health Professions (AHP)Virtual work experience – May 2022
We are really pleased to share HEE have commissioned another year of the Virtual work experience platform via Springpod for those aged 14-25. This platform focusses on the 15 AHP professions.
Students can complete after module 6, which is when we feel assured they will have learned about the different roles. They then have the option to continue to further their learning on how to continue their studies and what to expect from further education.
There is a live launch as an introduction to the programme of springpod for Surrey on 24 May 2022 5pm , All welcome.
Nuffield Health vacancies
There are opportunities at Sunbury Nuffield located just of The Avenue in Sunbury for lifeguards. This is a full 5 day course with maximum 12 spaces to individuals that are looking for a part time job or a kick start into their leisure career
The course would normally cost £250 however this is being offered to individuals for free with guaranteed employment on a flexible contract if successful on the course. See poster below for more details.
Mercedes Benz apprenticeships
Mercedes-Benz are currently recruiting for apprentices across a variety of roles, in our nationwide network of retailers and dealers. They have vacancies for Light Vehicle and Heavy Vehicle Technicians, Customer Service Experts and Retail Parts Advisors.
Students who may be interested in doing an apprenticeship, should visit https://mercedes-benztraining.co.uk/mercedes-benz-academy-programme.aspx. Using your postcode, search for vacancies in the local areas and then make an application. Vacancies are constantly changing, with new positions being added regularly so please do check back regularly as new positions may become available.
Apprenticeships are open to students who are 16 and over (they must be 16 to start the programme in September, so can apply whilst they are 15), and ideally students should have/be predicted a grade 4 or above in English and Maths at GCSE. Functional skills can be offered where these grades have not been achieved. Further information can be found on the website, as well as some hints and tips about writing an application.
SSTL work experience
With over 30 years of expertise in delivering small satellite operational missions, SSTL are the world’s leading small satellite manufacturer offering end-to-end space mission design, build, test, launch & operate capability and services to our global customers.
Pioneering the use of new technologies on satellite products and services, we have a pragmatic and professional approach and pride ourselves on working closely with our customers to achieve mission success. Delivering in short timeframes and on budget for a range of space applications, differentiating us from our competitors and satisfying our customers by meeting their expectations.
SSTL is a great place to work be it at our head office and technical facilities in Guildford, Surrey, or our composites facility in Bordon. We are proud of our dynamic and vibrant culture, open environment and relaxed and informal yet hard-working atmosphere. We offer excellent facilities and we are committed to developing our early careers talent who are looking to develop into the stars of tomorrow.
Our one week Work Experience Programme offers students the opportunity to gain first-hand experience within different areas of the business, helping you to decide on what you would like to study further.
We are thrilled to be able offer work experience here at SSTL once again and applications for summer 2022 are now open! We encourage applications from young people in Years 10 to 13 who have an interest in space, science, engineering or specific business functions.
How to apply
To apply for Work Experience at SSTL please head over to our website where you will find the open postings for the three different weeks we are offering:
- Monday 11th to Friday 15th July 2022 – Applications close Friday 27th May 2022 (for Year 11)
- Monday 15th to Friday 19th August 2022 – Applications close Friday 10th June 2022 (for Year 10 & Year 11)
Please upload your CV, complete the application questions and submit your application.
Whilst we will do everything we can support our future stars, please be aware that we do receive a high number of applications for work experience each year and may not be able to accommodate all requests.
British Airways apprenticeships
Dedicated student information area https://careers.ba.com/work-experience
MIT Skills apprenticeships
Surrey Healthcare careers
Live and recorded broadcasts about careers in Surrey Healthcare can be found at this link, for those who want to find out more about the different job roles within the NHS. This also covers the many different pathways into apprenticeships.
Virtual Work Experience
Find out about a range of virtual work experience opportunities
PARENT PACK – All you need to know about applying for Apprenticeships
Labour Market Information for Surrey & Hampshire
Apprenticeships are a great choice for students if they would like to earn whilst they learn. They will still need to go to college and gain suitable GCSEs including English and Maths. Year 11 students have had an assembly on apprenticeships.
Please find the link to the Parents and Carers pack below which explains about apprenticeships and gives a few examples. https://amazingapprenticeships.com/resource/parents-and-carers-pack-october-21/
National Apprenticeship vacancies
Heathrow Work Experience guide
Please see this guide for more information
Surrey Police Work Experience
Surrey Police offer Work Experience. Due to COVID 19, it had been placed on hold. However, dependent on the current situation they hope to open this back up soon, potentially during autumn. In the meantime, if you are interested or would like to find out more, please email: Workexperience@surrey.pnn.police.uk
Volunteer Police Cadet Scheme
This is open to young people aged 13-17. There are currently vacancies for both Cadets and Adult Leaders (who help run the sessions). If you are interested or would like to find out more, please visit: https://vpc.police.uk/
If you have any questions or would like further information/ support please email PositiveAction@surrey.pnn.police.uk
All About Children apprenticeships
Success at School – apprenticeship vacancies – click below
Amazing Apprenticeships Parent Pack – February 2021
Follow the links for current apprenticeship vacancies