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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.

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

Medical Experience Programme

The dates we still have some spaces:

14th October - 20th October 2018

21st October - 26th October 2018 

28th October - 3rd November 2018

What's included:

  • Teaching by UK Doctors and Medical Students
  • Private hospital simulation suite in UK hospital
  • MMI simulation with feedback
  • Panel interview simulation with feedback
  • 2 x Clinical training sessions per week
  • Personal statement review and advice
  • UCKAT & BMAT seminar

For pupils looking to book October work experience, please visit: hospital work experience.   

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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