Current Opportunities

This page contains current post school or work placement opportunities and is updated regularly.

Currents as of 17/4/21

Feeding Britain's Future webinars

We know things are difficult for schools during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. As well as continuing to support the food and grocery industry through this challenging period, we also remain here to help support you and your students’ learning.

Our school webinars provide opportunities for students to hear directly from industry professionals.

Here you can watch recorded webinars and videos featuring professionals from the food and grocery industry.

  • Students will learn about the professional’s job role, the skills they use at work and the impact of coronavirus on their role

  • They will learn how they can prepare for work and the skills we will most need in our industry in the future.

  • They can explore the role of science and technology across the food supply chain and its importance in key issues like Sustainability

https://www.igd.com/social-impact/feeding-britains-future/educator-hub/teaching-resources/webinars-and-videos

Virtual Insight Day with WGSN: The world’s #1 fashion trend forecaster

Have you ever been curious about how trends form? Like why certain colours dominate the high street during summer vs winter, or how some ingredients in beauty products become MUST HAVES, or why avocado toast became such a thing?

This event will consist of a series of sessions, including an introduction to trend forecasting, panel discussions with experts across the business from marketing to data analytics, and practical career advice.

24 May 2021

https://www.s4snextgen.org/Opportunities/View/id/1422?dm_i=488F,11F3I,6GZWH2,4PJPK,1

Royal Air Force Careers Insight - Access All Areas - 10am-3pm

Aged 15+ and interested in finding out more about opportunities in the Royal Air Force?

"With over 50 professional roles to choose from the RAF gives you opportunities you won’t find in any other career."

RAF APPRENTICESHIPS

The RAF Currently has 23 apprenticeship roles to choose from that come with RAF Apprenticeships rated Outstanding by OFSTED. They range from a diverse range of careers including Aviation Operations, Engineering, Cyber, Force Protection, Medical, Logistics, Hospitality & Catering.

17 May 2021

https://www.s4snextgen.org/Opportunities/View/id/1345?dm_i=488F,11F3I,6GZWH2,4PJPK,1

Green Skills Insight Day 2021

Would you like to know more about what the Construction and Engineering Industry is doing to be more “Green”, our plans for the future and how we’ve made big strides and even bigger commitments to the UK’s Global Net-Zero Carbon aims by 2050?

Skanska UK and Network Rail are leading international Construction and Railway Experts in the industry and would like to share what they’ve learnt and continue to learn over the decades of experience of delivering successful project work.

2 June 2021

https://www.s4snextgen.org/Opportunities/View/id/1356?dm_i=488F,11F3I,6GZWH2,4PJPK,1

BRINGING CONSTRUCTION TO YOU (Scotland & North England)

Robertson is delighted to offer a virtual work placement opportunity. Your virtual work placement will give you the opportunity to connect with the construction industry. You will gain an introduction to our industry, our organisation and careers within it, as well as recognising and developing the skills you will need for the world of work.

Over three sessions, you will carry out our work based challenge- design a new construction project. You will learn how to research, plan and design, as well as identifying the roles needed for your project. Throughout your placement you will meet members of Team Robertson who will share their knowledge and expertise to support your mini project.

10 - 12 May 2021

https://www.s4snextgen.org/Opportunities/View/id/1384?dm_i=488F,11F3I,6GZWH2,4PJPK,1

KPMG: Audit Apprenticeship, Various UK Locations

KPMG International Limited is a multinational professional services network, and one of the Big Four accounting organizations.

The largest of their UK practices, Audit is about examining organisations and ensuring their published annual accounts are a 'true and fair' reflection of their financial performance.

In Audit, they undertake work that affects investment decisions, inspires confidence in public sector expenditure and supports economic growth. Some of the world’s biggest companies rely on KPMG to provide independent insight, challenge and high-quality audit expertise. Today, more than ever in disruptive times, audit is a function needed by society and in the future, to support growth.

https://uptree.co/opportunities/kpmg/3290850330/?pk_campaign=newsletter&pk_kwd=anl

JP Morgan Work Experience Program

Learn what it’s like to work in a cutting edge technology and operations center at a global financial services firm through immersion in our culture of innovation and excellence. You’ll gain exposure to our operations and hone your skills during a weeklong program that’s structured to help you continue to grow and develop.

Applications are live from 22 - 29 April.

https://careers.jpmorgan.com/global/en/students/programs/uk-work-experience?search=&tags=location__EuropeMiddleEastandAfrica__UnitedKingdom