Careers Blog

T Levels to start in England in Sept 2020

Tuesday 30th June 2020

The first 3 T Level courses will start in September at selected schools and colleges in England. Equivalent to 3 A…

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What impact is Corona Virus having on graduate recruitment? Two interesting studies from High Fliers Research.

Thursday 18th June 2020

High Fliers study 'The Graduate Market 2020' based on data from Dec 2019 and a later 'Corona Virus Update,' provide an interesting overview of the impact of the UK lockdown on the graduate recruitment plans and work experiences offers of 87 of the The…

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From Job Post to Job Offer

Tuesday 19th May 2020

The Global Recruiter features an interesting article by Niraj Patel exploring the enhanced role AI could play in the Recruitment…

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The Uni Guide - a new resource for students

Friday 15th May 2020
Breda Nuttall

University.Which and the Student Room have joined forces to produce this useful new guide for students. For help with what to study, where to study and how to get there, visit The Uni Guide

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Learn about Careers in the Banking Sector

Wednesday 6th May 2020
Breda Nuttall

The Brokerage is a City of London social mobility charity connecting young Londoners and employers. Through their partnerships with major City firms in Banking and Finance, Law, Accounting and Technology they are able to introduce Sixth Form students to a range of opportunities including: work experience, online mentoring, paid internships, online masterclasses and so much…

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'The Engineer' A Valuable Source of Information for Aspiring Engineers

Friday 1st May 2020
Breda Nuttall

The Engineer online is an excellent source of information for any student who might be aiming for an engineering career, in any discipline. Find out how Mercedes F1 and academics fast-tracked life saving breathing aids to support patients with Covid 19, review live job opportunities and keep up to…

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Thinking of a Career in Investment Banking?

Friday 1st May 2020
Breda Nuttall

Students who are considering a career in Investment Banking/Management are encouraged to review the Investment2020 website - Investment2020. Whether you're aiming for a School Leaver Programme or ultimately a Graduate Scheme, you will be able to review live vacancies and keep abreast…

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New T Level Qualifications available from September 2020

Thursday 30th April 2020
Breda Nuttall

The Department for Education is launching the new L3, T Level (Technical Level) qualification in September 2020, equivalent to 3 A Levels. Designed in collaboration with employers and businesses, it will prepare students for a successful career in their chosen sector/industry by providing the necessary technical knowledge and skills they will need for a range of occupations related to that…

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Considering a Career in the Investment Industry?

Tuesday 28th April 2020
Breda Nuttall

THE INVESTMENT20/20 PROGRAMME There are many ways to start a career in the investment industry. Investment20/20 offers two routes. You can join straight from school or college on a school leaver or apprenticeship trainee programme, or you can join as…

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A Night to Remember!

Friday 25th January 2019
Breda Nuttall

Take one large school sports hall, add 45 high profile employer and education organisations and about 450 enthusiastic students and parents, sprinkle with a little classical music to set the scene and what do you have? UCL Academy's amazingly inspiring 1st ever Career Fair.…

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UCL Academy's 1st Careers Fair - Thurs 24th Jan

Wednesday 23rd January 2019

The UCL Academy in Swiss Cottage London are hosting their 1st Careers Fair tomorrow and it's going to be an exciting evening. With 50 Exhibitor organisations representing a wide range of career sectors…

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Prime Minister Announces £20 million Institute of Coding

Friday 9th February 2018

The digital skills shortage is well publicised and the initiative to create an Institute of Coding to address the UK's digital skills gap, is welcomed.…

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