KPMG – Insight Event

Tuesday 11th June, from 5pm – 7:30pm, KPMG will be hosting an event at their Edinburgh offices to allow you to learn about the professional experience and skills you would develop if you started a career with the global firm.   You’ll also get the chance to learn about the various school leaver and work experience programs on offer in the professional services and accounting industry.   This is an incredible opportunity to hear from some of KPMG’s senior leaders and to get an inside glimpse into the world of accountancy.   Spaces are limited, so sign up today and discover the career opportunities available at KPMG.   Apply here:

ICAS Foundation

Financial and mentoring support available to eligible students starting a degree course in accounting or finance this autumn   The ICAS Foundation is a Scottish social mobility charity which supports undergraduate students studying accounting and finance related degrees at university. Since 2014, we’ve awarded over £2.3m in bursary funding and assisted more than 300 students across Scotland and the UK.   Applications are now open for our 2024 intake, including students starting university this Autumn. If you know of any student at your school who holds an offer to study accounting or finance (or joint degrees with either subject), please pass on the attached PDF flyer so they can apply for our support. (Students can apply for our programme while awaiting the outcome of their UCAS applications and while holding conditional offers to ensure their application is considered.)   Successful applicants to our programme receive: Up to £2,500 per academic year in bursary funding. A one-to-one mentor who works in the accountancy sector, who can offer support with personal and career development. Support in applying for work experience, internships and post-university jobs. Access to a range of relevant career development opportunities.   The closing date for applications is 31 May 2024.    Students with parental or household income below £34,000 are eligible to apply – full eligibility criteria, application forms and guidelines are available on our website at   If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at – we are happy to provide any further assistance you may require for your students.  Thank you in advance for your support.

QA Apprenticeships

On Wednesday 29th May QA are giving aspiring apprentices the chance to walk into QA Scotland’s HQ and walk out with an apprenticeship! Join us at this exclusive Recruitment and Selection Day, where we’ll give you a low down on the apprenticeships on offer. You can also learn what it’s like to be an apprentice, demonstrate your skills, and secure an informal interview on the day. Sign up on Eventbrite to reserve your spot for either our morning or afternoon session: Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity to secure your future in tech and experience a hands-on introduction to your potential career. Join us on May 29th, and let’s explore possibilities.

NHSGGC Get Ready for Nursing Programme 

Applications for the NHSGGC Get Ready for Nursing Programme are now open!   This is a 3 day timetabled programme for S5/S6 pupils delivered by NHS and Educational Professionals to support your Application to study Adult or Child Nursing or Mental Health and Learning Disability Nursing.   This programme will be delivered by NHSGGC Nursing Staff and will be take place 3rd July 2024 – 5th July 2024 at West Glasgow ACH in Patrick   To apply for this opportunity please use the link below   Discussion workshops   –       Hosted by the Employability Team, Nursing Practice and Nursing Education –       Colleagues and University and College Admissions Teams, –        The application process for Nursing –       Career pathways within Nursing.   Workshops for Adult and Paediatric Nursing   Activities delivered by Nursing Practice and Nursing Education Colleagues will include:   –        Patient observations –        Venepuncture and Cannulation (simulation using mannequins) –        Food, Fluid and Nutrition –        Operating Department Practice –        Core nursing skills –        Medical equipment –        Skills Workshops for Adult and Paediatric Nursing –        Skills Workshops for Mental Health and Learning Disability Nursing

Taylor Wimpy – Career Opportunities

Join live webinar session for students, teachers, parents and carers at 6pm on Tuesday June 4th to learn more about the trade and non-trade career opportunities with Taylor Wimpey.   •Who are Taylor Wimpey? •What career opportunities are available for young people? •Hear from trainees on programme about their experiences and top tips for success. •Q&A with technical, administration trainees and an assistant manager.   Register:    

Scottish Prison Service

Are you interested in a career as a Prison Officer ? 16th May 6.30-7.15pm Learn about the recruitment process The training involved The role of a Prison Officer The fantastic development opportunities within the Scottish Prison Service Hear from current officers and take part in a Q&A session To register, email:

Rathbones Investment Management – Insight Day

This is a fantastic opportunity for those considering a career within the Financial Industry Rathbones are an Investment Management Company and they are holding a virtual insight day on 30th July. Rathbones Virtual Insight Days are a great way to explore potential career paths and gain a deeper understanding of the financial industry. They can be a great introduction to financial services and Rathbones, often acting as a precursor to internships and work experience, providing students with a unique opportunity to gain insights into working at our company alongside valuable employability skills. Attendees have the chance to meet members of our team, ranging from graduates to senior leadership, and learn about our company culture and values. You’ll also have the opportunity to network with other students and professionals in the field and gain valuable advice and guidance from experienced professionals. You can register your interest in our upcoming Virtual insight Days by following the links below: ⁠

BAE Systems, Pre-Apprenticeship Programme

his is a FANTASTIC opportunity for someone interested in a career with BAE systems in the fabrication and welding sector. Please note that this is not part of the vocational offering and you would have to make your own way to and from college.   Applications should be made directly via the City of Glasgow website:   City of Glasgow College are delighted to announce that applications are open for their Engineering BAE Systems, Pre-Apprenticeship Programme.  This School College Partnership course  provides an insight into the Fabrication and Welding sector while working towards a Level 5 National Progression Award.   Tuesday and Thursday 09:00-15:30 at the Riverside Campus.   Applicants must be working towards or hold 5 National 4s including English, Maths (Applications of Maths will be accepted), Science or Technical Subject. Graduates of this course, will be guaranteed an interview for one of BAE Systems’ Steelwork Apprenticeship roles starting in August 2025. Applications should be made directly via their website:  

Trainee Material Technician – Breedon Group

As a Trainee Materials Technician based in East Kilbride in the Central Region, you will enjoy working in a ‘hands on’ practical position within a busy Laboratory environment alongside a close-knit group of colleagues This role will see you out and about learning all about our processes and materials, whilst assisting with sampling and testing of aggregates, concrete and asphalt from units and sites throughout the Central Belt. As our next Trainee Material Technician, you’ll be trained and developed on how to ensure our asphalt, aggregates and concrete products meet specification and performance requirements whilst placing the highest importance on our sustained standards of excellence in all aspects of Health, Safety and Environmental Management. Interested in…? –       Joining the UK’s largest independent construction materials group –       Security and stability of a market leading PLC –       Standout employee support to develop your skills both personally & professionally –       Competitive benefits associated with being an employer of choice Do you offer…? –          A hard-working approach with a can do attitude –          Effective communication & problem-solving skills –          Flexibility and versatility –          Willingness to work occasional nights & weekends –          A valid UK Driving License (or working towards) What you can expect from us… –          33 days annual leave (inclusive of bank holidays) –          Enhanced employer pension contributions –          Sharesave scheme –          Group Life Assurance –          Company Sick Pay –          Training & development opportunities –          Employee assistance programme –          Benefits Hub Apply:


NHS GGC GET READY FOR NURSING   This form is only for use for those applying for the Get Ready for Nursing careers insight programme This is only open to senior phase pupils (S5/S6) or adults on track and with an intention to pursue a career in Nursing, Priority for places and to submit an application via UCAS for enrolment in the next academic year. The Get Ready for Nursing programme offers a tailored programme of workshops delivered by NHS Nursing and Education Professionals. Where demand for places exceeds our capacity the Get Ready for Nursing programme team will review applications and allocate places based on priority to those who intend to submit a UCAS application for enrolment in the next academic   Register interest here for 2024 programme


NHS GGC GET READY FOR PHYSIOTHERAPY   Get Ready for Physiotherapy careers insight programme (one day placement). This is only open to senior phase pupils (S5/S6) or adults on track and with an intention to pursue a career in physiotherapy, and to submit an application via UCAS later this year. The Get Ready for Physiotherapy programme offers a one-day placement within one of our hospital sites. Where demand for places exceeds our capacity the Get Ready for Physiotherapy team will review applications and allocate places based on priority and content of the application form.   Register interest here for the July/August 2024 programme


NHS GGC GET READY FOR PODIATRY   NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde will be running Get Ready for Podiatry events for all school pupils, school leavers, gap year students and postgraduates living or studying in our catchment area. Ready to consider the future? Could Podiatry be the career for you? Stay curious and join us on the NHSGG&C Get Ready for Podiatry programme to find out more. The NHSGG&C Get Ready for Podiatry programme is a timetabled opportunity delivered by the NHSGG&C Podiatry Service in collaboration with Higher Education Institutions and offers a hybrid experience to explore Podiatry as a profession. Within this opportunity we will offer virtual sessions to explore the following: •         The Podiatry profession •         Podiatry in NHSGG&C •         Guidance on routes of access to Podiatry courses •         Q&A: all things Podiatry We will also offer in person work experience across NHSGG&C including the following: •         Tour of clinical areas •         Exposure to different Podiatry clinics •         Observation of delivery of patient care Register interest here for the August 2024 programme

Independent Financial Advice Centre – Office Junior

Job description We are looking for an Office Junior to join our Chartered Financial Planning Firm in Clarkston.   Responsibilities:  Provide general administrative support to the office team Front of house duties, welcoming clients to the office Managing incoming and outgoing correspondence, including phone calls, emails, and mail Assist in maintaining office supplies and equipment Organise and schedule meetings and appointments Support various departments as needed   Qualities required: A good understanding of English and Maths Good attention to detail Excellent communication skills   Job type: Full time/ permanent   Hours will be 9am-5pm – Monday to Friday.   Remuneration – Starting at £8.60 per hour   Work location: In person – 20 Busby Road, Clarkston   Benefits & Rewards: Training provided Pension Generous Holiday Entitlement Private medical insurance, income protection and other employee benefits   To apply, please email me at or alternatively call the office on 0141 848 5454.

Rainbow Room – Apprenticeship

Rainbow Room International in Clarkston are looking for someone to join their team as an apprentice hairdresser   RRI CLARKSTON ensure that you get the best training from day one – giving you the perfect start to your styling career.   Their apprenticeships (both SVQ levels 2 and 3) allow you to earn while you learn from some of the top stylists in the country. Based in our Training Academy, which has been producing some of Scotland’s best hairdressing talent since 2003, you’ll be given all the support you need to realise your true styling potential. Find out more about how you can apply for an RRI Apprenticeship below.   If you are interested please send Roisin an email at

Apprenticeship Information Session

QA Apprenticeships have a fantastic opportunity to gain insight into their cool tech and digital apprenticeships via their online information session on Thursday 25th April.   Attendees will have the opportunity to hear directly from our apprenticeship ambassadors and ask them any questions they have on undertaking an apprenticeship. Anyone interested in joining the session can do so by registering a spot via Eventbrite – This is a fantastic opportunity for anyone interested in undertaking an apprenticeship, or anyone who is unsure what they would like to do, to find out from apprentices on what this practical route entails and the exciting progression routes it leads to.  

Civil Engineering Online Sessions

Interested in a career in Civil Engineering ?   The Institute of Civil Engineering are running an on-line session – Tuesday 9th April from 11am to 12:15pm It’s aimed at senior phase pupils and they will hear from three civil engineers working in the transport sector in the Midlands, who will share their own civil engineering journeys and describe how they spend their working days   Booking is through the ICE website Understanding transport careers in civil engineering for students | Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE)

Lloyds Banking Group Work Experience Day

Lloyds Banking Group Work Experience Day taking place in Edinburgh Opportunity to network and discover what it’s really like to be part of a leading financial institution When: Saturday 13th April Time: 10am-12.30pm / 2-4.30pm Please click the application link to sign up and select which time slot you’d like to join. You can also bring a parent / guardian along with you if traveling from outside of Edinburgh. Gain something fantastic to put on future applications / CV Application Link:

AON Work Experience

AON, a global professional services firm, are offering a Work Insights Programme that will give 40 work-experience placements to 5/6thyear students in Glasgow during the Summer term.   The programme is running from Wednesday 19thJune – Friday 21stJune.   Apply Here:

Deloitte in Person Glasgow Work Experience 8th -10th July 2024

Deloitte in Person Glasgow Work Experience 8th -10th July 2024 If you’re in S5, making the right career choice is probably on your radar already. If you’re not too sure where to begin or want to test out your talents to see where they fit best, then the Deloitte Career Shaper days are for you. This is your chance to see how different career paths align to your unique talents and strengths. You’ll take a closer look at Deloitte life and get to grips with what each of their business areas actually does. You’ll even get to take part in immersive case studies, develop life skills and benefit from employability sessions that’ll help to set you up for your future career. Apply here: Support with your application? Contact:

JP Morgan Chase – Modern and Graduate Apprenticeship

If you want to earn your undergraduate degree whilst working in our business alongside our industry experts, we’re looking for highly motivated individuals who have a passion for financial services and are looking to get ahead in their career.   This four-year apprenticeship programme offers a comprehensive introduction to the work of financial services and the chance to obtain a full honors degree in Business Management: Financial Services from Heriot Watt University alongside valuable work experience at our Edinburgh offices.   Salary: £24,000 Academic entry requirements: BBBB at Scottish Higher level (or equivalent) Start Date: September 2024   For further details of the programme and to submit a full application please click here.   If you are not interested in studying for an undergraduate degree we also offer a Modern Apprenticeship Programme in Customer Services.   This 16 month programme based at our state-of-the-art contact centre at South Gyle provides the opportunity to study a variety of interesting modules and develop important skills such as handling complaints, understanding customer service principles and much more!   Salary: £20,000 Academic entry requirements: National 5 qualifications including Maths and English Start Date: September 2024   For further details of the programme and to submit a full application please click here.   I  

Celeros Flow Technology

Celeros Flow Technology is a leading supplier of highly engineered, mission-critical flow control pumps, valves, filtration and closure technology   They are looking to grow the next generation of talent within their organisation with opportunities available on both Modern and Graduate Apprenticeship Programmes   Modern Apprenticeship Work toward an NC or HNC is Mechanical Engineering   Required National 5 passes at level C or above (Inc Maths, English, Science Subject (PrefPhysics), Tech Subject   Graduate Apprenticeship Work towards a BEng in either Mechanical or Electrical Engineering.   Required Higher Passes of BBBC including Maths and a Schience (Pref Physics) Plus a C in Nat 5 English Relevant Work Experience is also accepted   For more information contact Monica Pearson in HR

ScotRail Vacancies

ScotRail are offering a fantastic opportunity for young people to join their teams, with 24 engineering vacancies available across our depots in Scotland. These apprenticeships will provide individuals with the skills and knowledge needed to build a successful career in the railway industry, from maintaining and repairing trains to ensuring their safe and efficient operation.   In addition to the engineering opportunities, we also have 1 exciting admin position available. This role will offer valuable experience in a fast-paced environment, allowing the apprentice to develop their administrative and operational skills.   We are committed to developing the future workforce of ScotRail and are passionate about creating opportunities for young people. Our apprenticeships combine on-the-job training with academic learning, equipping participants with the necessary skills and qualifications to succeed in their chosen field.   Customer Service apprenticeships will be advertised soon. Details of vacancies  and where to apply –   MODERN APPRENTICESHIP – ENGINEERING MAINTENANCE (MULTI-SKILLED) – (Haymarket Depot) – ScotRail: MODERN APPRENTICESHIP – ENGINEERING MAINTENANCE (MULTI-SKILLED) MODERN APPRENTICESHIP – ENGINEERING MAINTENANCE (MULTI-SKILLED) – (Corkerhill Depot) – ScotRail: MODERN APPRENTICESHIP – ENGINEERING MAINTENANCE (MULTI-SKILLED) MODERN APPRENTICESHIP – ENGINEERING MAINTENANCE (MULTI-SKILLED) – (Shields Depot) – ScotRail: MODERN APPRENTICESHIP – ENGINEERING MAINTENANCE (MULTI-SKILLED) MODERN APPRENTICESHIP – ENGINEERING MAINTENANCE (MULTI-SKILLED) – (Inverness Depot) – ScotRail: MODERN APPRENTICESHIP – ENGINEERING MAINTENANCE (MULTI-SKILLED)   MODERN APPRENTICESHIP – ADMINISTRATION (Glasgow Based) – ScotRail: MODERN APPRENTICESHIP – ADMINISTRATION

Morgan Stanley Apprenticeships – Close 10th March

Last chance to apply for the Morgan Stanley apprenticeship vacancies for 2024. Applications close on 10th March    2024 Accounting Apprenticeship (Glasgow) – Morgan Stanley Campus (   2024 Operations Graduate Apprenticeship Program (Glasgow) – Morgan Stanley Campus (   2024 Technology Professional Degree Programme – (IT Management for Business Apprenticeship) (Glasgow) – Morgan Stanley Campus (   2024 Technology Professional Degree Programme – (Application Development Apprenticeship) (Glasgow) – Morgan Stanley Campus (

Network Rail – Apprenticeship

Get your career on track – Apprenticeships with Network Rail are now live!!    After completing the course, you’ll have your SCQF Level 6 in Railway Engineering.   You could even have further support and sponsorship from to attend university and the chance to achieve professional qualifications. When you start your career with an Engineering Apprenticeship, anything is possible.   Many Apprentices go on to hold senior positions within Network Rail.   You’ll need at least National 5’s   English, a Science and Maths at Grades A-C, and one other subject at Grades A-C or equivalent. You also need to be aged 18 or over on, or before the start of the scheme to be eligible to apply. Apply here:

Insight into Amazon – Business and Economics

Are you interested in entering the world of business & economics after you leave school? Perhaps you are looking for some business & economics work experience that would set you above the rest when it comes to applying for university or apprenticeships?   During Scottish Apprenticeship week – you have an opportunity to hear from one of the world’s biggest ever companies – Amazon, who will be hosting their Virtual Insight to Amazon Event with a Business & Economics twist to the event! This will be taking place on Tuesday 5th March 2024, from 5pm – 6pm   Great opportunity to widen your knowledge on key business topics such as buying and merchandising, how to set correct price points for certain products, analysing what sells well and what doesn’t, all of which are specialised by Amazon.   This virtual event will be delivered by key business leaders at Amazon as well as potential future employers, who will also share their secret tips and tricks on how to secure a business role at Amazon.   If you have an interest in entering the world of business & economics then please sign up through the application link below.

Rolls Royce Apprenticeships

Rolls Royce have 17 Practical Apprenticeship and 2 Degree Apprenticeship places available and entry requirements are as follows:   Advanced Practical Apprentices (Machinist or Manufacturing Services Engineers) – 4 National 5’s including English, Maths and Physics.   Degree Apprenticeships (Manufacturing Engineer or Supply Chain Logistics) – 5 Highers at C or above including English and Maths Full Details and to Apply:

BAE Systems – Online Spotlight Sessions

BAE Systems gives you all the training, learning and support you will need to flourish during your apprenticeship. Apprentices are our future. During Scottish Apprenticeship Week, the will be delivering online spotlight sessions on the following roles. No need to register, simply click on the link and learn more about what each role entails, have your early career questions answered and discover how you can embrace the opportunity to develop a career with real purpose at BAE Systems DATE TIME SPOTLIGHT LINK Mon 4 Mar 24 11:00-11:30am Steelwork, Burning Tue 5 Mar 24 11:00-11:30am Steelwork, Pipefitting Tue 5 Mar 24 14:00- 1430pm Application support Wed 6 Mar 24 14:00-14:30pm Steelwork, Fabricating Thu 7 Mar 24 10:30-11:00am Trials and Commissioning

Scottish Space School 2024

Applications are OPEN to all S5 pupils in Scotland for Scottish Space School 2 The residential programme will be running on campus from 10-14 June 2024. Meet NASA astronauts & engineers and learn more about engineering study Applications will open in February for the programme which will run in June. Please note the following key dates if you wish to apply: Key Dates – June 2024 Space School Programme Applications Open Friday 16 February 2024 Application Deadline Monday 18 March 2024 Teacher Statement Deadline Monday 25 March 2024 Decisions Announced Monday 15 April 2024 Programme Taking Place Monday 10 – Friday 14 June 2024 Apply here:

Howden Engineering – Apprenticeships OPEN !

Howden Engineering have an excellent opportunity for 10 individuals to join their Programme and complete a 4 Year Engineering Apprenticeship within the Compressors business, based in Renfrew. Throughout the 4 Year Apprenticeship Programme, their qualified Engineering team in conjunction with their accredited Training Centre will mentor successful candidates, enabling them to develop successfully to build a career in Howden and reach their full potential. Applications will remain open until Friday 22nd March 2024, with interviews taking place offsite on Tuesday 7th & Wednesday 8th May 2024 Full details can be found via the following link, and searching for ‘Engineering Apprenticeship’ Careers (

Dental Nurse – Apprenticeship Opportunity

Foggo Dental Practice is a family run practice offering a full range of NHS & Private treatments They have an exciting opportunity for someone to join their team as an apprentice dental nurse Nat 5 Maths and English are preferred However if the right candidate has an excellent work ethic and is willing to accept extra support – Lesser qualifications would be considered For more information please contact the practice on Phone: 0141 881 1287

Riverside Music College

Riverside Music College are hosting an open date on Thursday 8th February Riverside College is holding an Open Day for our full-time HND courses on Thursday 8th February from 10.00am – 12.00pm and 12.00pm – 2.00pm.   This will include meeting our senior lecturers, receiving information on our courses and a tour of our campus.   Please specify which time slot you would be interested in.   Early confirmation of attendance would be appreciated as numbers will be limited. .   Courses available are:   HND Music Performance: Composition, Songwriting & Production HND Music Performance: Performing Musician & Teaching HND Sound Production: Audio Engineering HND Sound Production: Multimedia Audio Production & Electronic Artist   A digital prospectus is attached.   Please note that our HND students have access to studying BSc Audio Engineering (Year 3) and BA Popular Music (Year 3). These courses are taught at Riverside Music College in partnership with Perth UHI. sign up here  

City of Glasgow College

City of Glasgow College Applications for sessions 2024/25 are now Open! Applications for full-time courses starting in August 2024 are now open.  Applications can be made directly on our website. Information on how to apply can be found here. To support our applications going live we are holding an Open Day across both of our campuses this weekend for pupils to come in, chat to lecturers about courses available and have a look around our state-of-the-art facilities.   Open Day will run at both campuses from 10am until 3pm, this Saturday the 20th of January 2024. To book your attendance at our Open Day, click here.      Please note: Depending on what course you’re interested in studying, you’ll have to visit either our City Campus or our Riverside campus.     Which campus to visit  City Campus  📍 19 Cathedral Street, Glasgow, G4 0RF   Join us at our City Campus if you’re interested in studying:   Creative Industries Education and Humanities Hospitality and Leisure Construction and Built Environment Computing and Cyber Security     Riverside Campus  📍 21 Thistle Street, Glasgow, G5 9XB    Visit our Riverside campus if you’re interested in studying: Mechanical and Electrical Engineering Nautical (Deck, ETO and Engineering Cadetships) Shipping Companies Recruitment and training representatives from shipping companies will be there on the day to possibly offer cadetships. So, we recommend you bring your CV to pass on to companies attending on the day if you’re interested in a maritime career. Companies who have attended in the past include BAE Systems, Clyde Marine Training, Ship Safe Training Group, Royal Fleet Auxiliary, Royal Navy Reserves, V-Ships, Shell, Carnival Cruises, Chiltern Maritime, Princess Cruises, Anglo Eastern, Stream Marine, AM Crewing, RFA.     Questions If you have any questions or specific requirements for attending either Open Day please get in touch at  

Howden Engineering – Open Evening

Howden Engineering are delighted to announce that they will be hosting their annual Apprenticeship Open Evening on Wednesday 24th January 2024 There will be 2 sessions held on the night Session 1 – 5pm – 6pm Session 2 6pm – 7pm Both will take place at their Renfrew site (Old Govan Road, Renfrew, PA4 8XJ). Registration is now open, and places can be secured here:

Scotland’s Rural College

Scotland’s Rural College   Please join us on Jan 22nd from 4.30pm till 5pm for our virtual on-line information session to find out about our exciting range of senior phase course options, available for pupils from S4 to S6. Many of our courses are delivered on-line and are a perfect introduction to the land-based and veterinary/animal sectors.   To book your place please visit or to join on the day please click this link shortly before 4.30pm.

Law Career Insight Day

There’s no better way to find out if a career in law is for you than to experience it for yourself. Work experience with Scotland’s leading law firm gives you an insight into who we are, what we do and what’s important to us as a business. Whether you’re interested in becoming a lawyer, or prefer to focus on a business service specialism – such as marketing, IT, finance or HR – there are a diverse range of career opportunities to choose from. Brodies is hosting a Law Career Insight Day for S4-S6 on 27th Feb. You can find info here about this and other opportunities here: Early careers | Brodies LLP

Upcoming College Open Days

  South Lanarkshire College When:  Tuesday 16th January Time: 4.30pm – 7pm Glasgow Clyde College (Langside Campus) When: Saturday 20th January Time:  10am – 12noon City of Glasgow College (Riverside and City Campus) When: Saturday 20th January Time: 10am – 3pm Riverside Music College When: Thursday 8th February Time: 10am – 2pm

Get Into Medicine / Dentistry Conference

The next Get Into Medicine / Dentistry Conference dates have now been released. Full details below For aspiring Doctors: FREE LIVE VIRTUAL Get Into Medicine conference dates: Saturday 13th January, 9:30am – 3pm Sunday 14th January, 9:30am – 3pm For aspiring Dentists: FREE LIVE VIRTUAL Get Into Dentistry conference dates: Sunday 28th January, 9:30am – 3pm Students and parents can register for free at this link: Medicine: Dentistry: All aspiring doctors and dentists in years 3-S5 These conferences offer tailored advice for medicine and dentistry, covering a range of crucial topics: – Tactically choosing universities – Personal statements – UCAT – Medical & Dental school interview skills – Medical Leadership Programmes – Awards Programmes – Extracurricular activities – Work experience – Building a CV – Applying for scholarships Medical Registration Link: Dental Registration Link:

AON – Work Experience Opportunity

  AON, a global professional services firm, are offering a 3 day Work Insights Programme (work experience) to young people aged 16-19 years old in Glasgow during the February Half Term – Monday 12th-Wednesday 14th February 2024. The programme will arm you with practical experience that will help you make better decisions for your future career, and invite you into the often-closed world of Financial and Professional Services. 77% of participants said they were more likely to consider a career in financial/professional services. 84% said they would recommend the opportunity to their peers. The programme offers mentorship with Aon employees, group competitions, and company-wide networking. Lunch & travel expenses are provided. MORE INFORMATION The 10-minute application is below. Deadline: Thursday 11th January 2024. APPLY HERE If you have questions, email

Medical Administrator – Apprenticeship

A busy, medical practice based in Rutherglen is looking to appoint an enthusiastic, friendly and motivated Modern Apprentice in a Medical Administrator role. This job will involve reception duties and the provision of general support to the multidisciplinary team. Duties can include but are not limited to, greeting and directing patients, effective use of the appointment system, booking appointments, processing of information and assisting patients as required and liaising with staff and external agencies. For more information and to apply:

Riverside Music College

Riverside Music College will be holding an Open Day for our full-time HND courses on Thursday 8th February from 10.00am – 12.00pm and another slot from 12.00pm – 2.00pm.  This will include meeting our senior lecturers, receiving information on our courses, and a tour of our campus. We would like to invite your 4th, 5th and 6th year students along to this. Courses available are: HND Music Performance: Composition, Songwriting & Production HND Music Performance: Performing Musician & Teaching HND Sound Production: Audio Engineering HND Sound Production: Multimedia Audio Production & Electronic Artist A digital prospectus is attached.RMC Prospectus 2023-24

BBC – Journalist Researcher Apprenticeship

BBC Scotland are currently recruiting a Journalist Researcher apprentice to join their team. What will you be doing?   Work alongside BBC news and sports teams to develop your journalistic skills, creating and delivering quality content for TV, online, digital, and audio. Get involved with all newsroom activities, such as sourcing and securing suitable guests or contributors, writing briefs for your team or shooting and editing films. Find and create stories for diverse audiences, including coming up with ideas, carrying out in-depth research and assisting with interviews. Learn from and work with experts in the field at the biggest broadcasting organisation in the world. And you’ll study for your industry recognised NCTJ Diploma and your journalism apprenticeship, learning both on and off the job.   Where does the role lead to?   This scheme starts in September 2024 on a continuing contract. The apprenticeship will typically lead to a role as a Journalism Researcher at the BBC. WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR?   To be eligible for an apprenticeship, you must:   Be aged 18 or over when the apprenticeship starts in September 2024 Be legally allowed to work in the UK full time Have Maths and English GCSEs at 9-4/A-C or National 5s (Scotland) at A-C or equivalent Do not hold or currently working towards the NCTJ Diploma Have been resident in either the UK or EEA since September 2021 (Not applicable for individuals under the statuses within EP350 such as Homes for Ukraine). For more information and to apply for this role:

British Army – Insight Session

Ever thought about joining the British Army Join a Live Virtual Event to see where you could fit in: Tuesday, 12 December, 13:00 – 16:00. Find out about Basic Training and gain insight into what your life could be like in the British Army. Register

Ace your apprenticeship interview

For those of you hoping to apply for an apprenticeship now or in the future – this session is for YOU Lots of valuable guidance to get you interview ready!! Taking place online – Thursday 14th December Sign up below 🎟️ If you are looking to start an apprenticeship, this session gives you all the skills you need to succeed at your interview 🧠 These sessions are structured in a way that’s easy to understand for any background and level of knowledge ⏰ Please note that all times mentioned are GMT Who should attend? 👉 Anyone who has an interest in starting their career with an apprenticeship or has succeeded in getting an interview for an apprenticeship position. 👉 Those who are keen to make a great first impression to help secure their job role 👉 This workshop is also a great refresher for those who want to hone their interview skills and get tips on how to succeed. By the end of the session you will gain: ✅ How to prepare for an interview ✅ Common interview questions and how to answer them ✅ How to align the employer’s job requirements with your interests and skills

Club Clyde – Cardonald College

Glasgow Clyde College have recently introduced a free weekly evening club for young people with additional needs.   The club will take place every Tuesday evening at Glasgow Clyde College, Cardonald Campus. (5pm-7pm) Young people will take part in various activities including arts & crafts, games, music, cookery, bingo, disco, karaoke and lots more.   The sessions are aimed at S3-S6 pupils who are considering progressing to college as a pathway after school. They hope that fun evening groups like this will help with future transitions.  Places for younger pupils will also be considered and they are very happy to discuss this on an individual basis.   If interested parents/carers can call the School of Supported Education on 07468476789 or 0141 272 3250 to discuss a place.

BAE Systems – Work Experience

BAE Systems are delighted to announce that they are starting to release their 2024 Work Experience Placement. For now, the only date open for applications is 29 January – 1 February 2024.  They will officially launch the remainder of dates in January but keen to allow time for applications over December.   Join BAE Systems Maritime Naval Ships team for a one week work experience placement and earn a Silver Industrial Cadet Award. Our work experience placements will take place Monday to Thursday (8.30 -15.30) for pupils aged 16 -18 at either our Scotstoun and Govan sites. Students will spend time learning about BAE System’s apprentice programmes, the business and spend time in a workshop environment creating a project that they will then be asked to do a short presentation on.   On this one week programme, students will develop their skills and experience through live face to face sessions and activities devised and delivered by our apprentices and engineers. From combat systems to environmental engineers, project managers and steelworkers, students will learn with experts in their fields, illustrating the impact they are making on the future of ship design and the wide range of career pathways open to students when they leave school.   Students will work on an individual project and spend time with our early careers experts who will help them explore their strengths as well as school leaver opportunities. While students will have an opportunity to experience a range of BAE functions and crafts on all WEX programmes, the Scotstoun programmes will have a larger focus towards electrical, plumbing, pipe welding, sheet metal design and fabrication crafts. The Govan programme will have a larger focus towards steelwork, welding, burning and fabrication crafts.     Key Summary points:   Placements will be delivered over a one week period at either our Scotstoun or Govan site Pupils will asked to arrive no later than 8.30am Monday morning and will be responsible for arranging their own transport to sites All PPE will be provided & Lunches will be provided Applications can be made direct at: If you require any support with your application, please find Mrs McIntosh in the pastoral base to discuss

Morgan Stanley’s Step In, Step Up – Women in STEM programme

Applications are now open for Morgan Stanley’s Step In, Step Up – Women in STEM programme   Applications are open until 31st January.   PLEASE NOTE: Spaces get filled on a rolling basis so if interested, I would encourage early applications The Step In, Step Up programme is an introductory event designed for S4-S6 pupils, students need to be 16 at the time of attending. The event will give an insight into the different technology programmes Morgan Stanley offers, as well as giving participants the opportunity to: Participate in interactive challenges led by our Technology Department Listen to panel sessions with the opportunity to ask questions Network with a wide variety of employees Gain an understating of the Morgan Stanley recruitment process This event will be held on 13th & 14th February 2024 Apply here: At Morgan Stanley, we strive to build an organisation that is diverse in experience and background, reflecting our standards of integrity and excellence. One way we demonstrate this commitment is through our Step In, Step Up Programme which is an integral part of our recruiting efforts.

Hair, Beauty and Make-up – College Opportunities

Gain new creative skills and get your glam on at West College Scotland this January.   Learn more about the various courses available in hair, beauty and make-up  A full list of available courses starting in January can be found here: