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Careers - events and opportunities

Please find below links to internships, career events and other opportunities.

Latest University and College open days - http://mailchi.mp/opendays/jun...

Life Skills Newsletter from Barclays - http://comm.education.co.uk/ed...

Apprenticeships UK - https://www.ucas.com/apprentic...

Medical Work Experience - https://www.themedicportal.com...

Work Experience Placements with the Army are available, please see Ms Brown, Head of Careers for more information.

College and University Presentations

Apprenticeship Open Evening - Anderson Anderson Brown

Wednesday 28th November, 6-7.45pm at Prime Four Business Park, Kingswells.

Spaces are limited and will be offered on a first come first served basis. To sign up, please email happypeople@aab.uk to confirm your name, school and year group. 

A Taste of Hospitality

The ‘Taste of Hospitality’ event will be held on Tuesday the 27th November from 6 – 7.30pm at The Marcliffe Hotel. This event, hosted by Developing Young Workforce North East and the Aberdeen City & Shire Hoteliers Association, will explore the range of career in hospitality in a fun and engaging way. This event is being planned in conjunction with schools, NESCol, RGU, Hospitality Training, Springboard and Skills Development Scotland so will also highlight pathways for young people.

All parent, pupils and teachers are welcome to attend and can book on for free here.

Futurewise Insight Day in Partnership with The Medic Portal

Saturday 24th November - Edinburgh, what will be covered:

The history of Medicine

The role of GPs and doctors in medicine

Allied healthcare careers and the Multi-

Disciplinary Team (MDT)

Problem-Based Learning (PBL)

Undertaking medical work experience

Get an indepth insight and information about careers in Medicine. The chance for pupils to gain a thorough understanding of the profession and informed on what life as a Doctor is really like.

Sunday 25th November - Edinburgh, what will be covered:

All interview types. Including: traditional, MMI and Oxbridge

Detailed approach on Medical Ethics

In partnership with the Royal Society of Medicine. Experience and popularity. In 2017, more than 10,000 people used us to prepare for their UKCAT exam. Proven outcomes. Surveys show a 99% recommend rate from thousands of students, supported by excellent results.

To book your place at either or both of the above course please visit: 

Online: https://targetcareers.co.uk/ev... 

Email: events@inspringfutures.org.uk

Call: 01491 820381

English Teaching Internship in Japan

Drama Opportunities

Medical Work Experience

If you are considering studying Medicine at University and would like to seek work experience before applying or beginning your course please click on the link below. This is an excellent opportunity for those wanting to pursue a career in healthcare and gain experience with Medical Projects. 



KPMG Apprentices

Our apprenticeship programmes offer the training and support to help students reach their full potential. We're looking for ambitious, bright, motivated students who are interested in building a long-term career in business at a leading professional services firm. To learn more about KPMG and our career opportunities, visit our website: www.kpmgcareers.co.uk/apprenticeships


If you are an aspiring healthcare student aged 16+ then a Premed shadowing project in the UK, India or Thailand will give you hospital work experience like no other.

Please click here to read more about Premed opportunities.

My World of Work

My World of Work, our main web service for young people, parents and partners. https://www.myworldofwork.co.uk/?gclid=CLrDhbGX2dICFda4GwodSRwLvg

Information about the apprenticeship family from Foundation to Graduate level https://www.apprenticeships.scot/

A focus on digital skills https://www.digitalworld.net/

National Parent Forum of Scotland nutshell guides to career education https://www.skillsdevelopmentscotland.co.uk/news-events/2017/february/cracking-career-conversations-with-nutshell-guides/

Computer Science

See the links below for useful websites about computing as recommended by Prof Peter Edwards at Aberdeen University.




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