This event is ideal for those who are soon to leave school or would like to learn more about apprenticeships and how they work. There will be the chance to meet local employers who will be taking on Apprentices and local apprenticeship providers.
Higher & Further Education Fair
This aims to give QES students a better idea of their options at further and higher education level. Students can find out about specific universities, colleges and courses that they have to offer.
QES provide students with an opportunity to practice for a situation which many will have never been in before. During the session, employers ask a range of interview questions, provide feedback on how the student performed and offer advice on how to improve their technique.
Work Ready Day
Held in the summer term for year 10 students, this event aims to provide QES students with a series of workshops from finance, social media, discrimination, team building and much more.
Study Abroad Road Show
The Roadshow hosts representatives from a large number of universities and colleges. These representatives are ready to provide students with in-depth information about their programs, degrees, and admission conditions. They also answer all your questions about studying at their universities, application, tuition fees, scholarships, etc.
Whether students want to develop your own start-up or make a real difference from within an existing organisation, enterprise skills are essential to working life and highly valued by employers. QES support all students in developing their enterprising and entrepreneurial skills.
QES students will be given the opportunity to meet with a range of organisations during lunch break to find out what opportunities they have to offer and learn more about different job roles.
QES 6th Form provide a ‘UCAS Express’ in October of Year 12 for those keen to get started on university applications.
Young Linkedin Champions
As a Young LinkedIn Champion, students will contribute to devising resources to share your knowledge with other students. Students will work with the LLT Careers Coordinator Along with the other LinkedIn Champions to deliver sessions to other students.
Links and opportunities provided throughout the year with a range of organisations and careers support services.
Year 7 Working with Parents Day
Supporting QES students with the next step in preparing for the world of work. Gives an experience of a full day observing a ‘real’ work place.
User activity is driven through schools and colleges as they embed Start as part of their careers provision. Students, as the key beneficiaries, between the ages of 11-18 are the significant user group on Start.
National Careers Week
1st – 6th March 2021 – more information to follow Careers Ambassadors Starting 2021 – more information to follow
Careers Talks & Assemblies
A range of careers-based information and advice is offered to students in the form of assemblies and careers talks in lessons.