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Royal Navy Logistics Virtual Experience: 27th July 2021
The Logistics branch is the backbone of the Royal Navy. Sustaining over 35,000 people across the world, every day, is no mean feat. Whatever you choose, from catering to hospitality, supply chain to HR, or even a leadership role as a Logistics Officer, you’ll be relied upon heavily by your crewmates.
From meals to missiles, and everything in between, it’s a level of responsibility you won’t find in many jobs, with rewards that are just as hard to come by.
Take part in the first ever Royal Navy Logistics Virtual Experience on Tuesday 27th July at 18:30 to discover what life is like in one of the busiest teams, the wide variety of roles available, the amazing benefits and salary that match the unique career paths and more.
MCMT Pre Apprenticeship Programme: June to August 2021
Would you like to find out more about apprenticeships and whether it’s the right route for you?
The Marches Centre of Manufacturing and Technology (MCMT) has developed a Pre Apprenticeship Programme to allow you to fully explore the apprenticeship route.
Applications are now open and the course is available to students currently studying in Year 10, 11, 12 and 13 who study in either Shropshire or Telford and Wrekin.
The programme will be delivered both online and face to face over the course of three days. There are 10 places available for the each set of dates. Students will be selected and invited on the programme following a selection process, the sessions will take place on:
- Option 1: 2nd - 4th June, 2021
- Option 2: 23rd - 25th June, 2021
- Option 3: 18th - 20th August 2021 (Deadline for applications 4th August)
Cosma Castings UK: Automotive Level 3 Apprenticeship (Telford)
Please find brochure and application form below:
Telford College: AFC Telford United and Coaching Connexions *Last 5 Places*
Five more places available for the course in September 2021
The college has improved its football provision by investing £6,000 in football technology for students. This includes a VEO camera to record the games and GPS vests for sports science-based practicals to help students analyse their performances more effectively. Watch the videos below to find out more:
Visit their website for further information: https://www.telfordunited.com/community/education/
Or get in touch directly:
Shrewsbury Colleges Group 2021-22 Open Events
Shrewsbury Colleges Group has launched its open events for 2021-22.
Shrewsbury Colleges Group Apprenticeship Information Videos
Click on the links below to find out more about apprenticeships as a progression route:
Telford College Events & Support
Telford College is offering the following services to support you with your next steps:
- Apprenticeship workshops – watch YouTube video
- CV workshops – watch YouTube video
- Masterclasses – visit maths masterclass
- VIP tours of the college (after lockdown) – register here
- Careers 1-1 appointments by appointment from September – find out more
For more information, please visit the Telford College website
Telford College Current Apprenticeship Vacancies
Please find Telford College's current apprenticeship vacancies here – download listTelford College is now encouraging students who are interested in an apprenticeship to apply. You will need to complete the application form and send together with a CV, before they can arrange a video interview.
There are two ways students can apply for an apprenticeship:
- Register with Telford College for exclusive access to roles. To do this, please complete the application form and return together with a CV to Lora Rogers.
- All the roles on the vacancy sheet have a vacancy number which can be entered here: https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeshipsearch. This will generate full details of the role and applicants will be able to apply directly.
WorldSkills UK Spotlight Talks
Free online events that provide valuable insights into a range of sectors to inspire you to explore technical career routes and apprenticeships.
- Hear from a technical apprentice at the Science Council about what it is like to work within the sciences.
- Hear from the British Esports Association on the exciting vocational career pathways available.
- Hear how an apprenticeship with one of Britain’s leading pharmaceutical companies could kick start your career.
- Hear directly from apprentices across the NHS.
- Plus much more!
If you're unable to watch the talks live, they will also be available on demand after the event.
Free Operating Theatre Live GCSE Science Lessons
Step into the shoes of a real medical student and go into the operating theatre to experience real surgery.
Learn how the organs function and boost your knowledge of how the human body works. An immersive point of view surgical experience like no other.
Find out more here: www.operatingtheatrelive.co.uk
BMet Centre of Excellence Football Academy
Birmingham Metropolitan College (BMet) is a further and higher education college with ten campuses in and around Birmingham.
The BMet Centre of Sporting Excellence (CoSE), based on the outskirts of Kidderminster at Brinton’s Field, is a specialist facility which is home to its football academy that's run in partnership with Kidderminster Harriers Football Club.
It offers great study programmes for 16-18 girls and boys, as you can SEE HERE.
For more information, please visit the BMet website
A range of webinars are available on the Unifrog website.
FREE Careers Guide for Parents and Carers
From university and apprenticeships to work experience, Success at School's careers guide for parents is packed full of advice to help you steer your child through the confusing world of careers choices.
Test Your T Level Knowledge
T Levels are two-year technical courses, designed with employers, to give young people the skills that industries need.
The new qualifications are continuing to roll-out, so it’s important that you understand the basics. Take our short quiz to challenge yourself and see just how much you know about T Levels! Can you score 10 out of 10?