18/2/23 Roundup – Future Intentions (Sixth form)

Dear Parent / Carer,

Please see below information on apprenticeships, careers, courses and degrees.

How to deal with interview stress

Stress can be a normal part of job seeking, more often than not, it’s the result of over-thinking a situation. This article is full of advice on how to prepare for an interview:

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Apprenticeships with the Met Police

Become a Police Constable through the 
Metropolitan Police Apprenticeship Programme

Today, Amazing Apprenticeships has launched a series of new and exciting resources showcasing the brilliant police constable apprenticeship opportunities available with the Metropolitan Police.

As one of the UK’s biggest police services, the Met are looking for individuals with the right values and who want to make a positive difference to join as a Police Constable through its exciting apprenticeship programme. Working with the Met is a rewarding career like no other.

Those who join the Met’s Police Constable Apprenticeship Programme will:

  • Make a real difference to the lives of people every day
  • Be a paid police officer from day one with a full range of support
  • Earn a starting salary of c.£33,500 with generous allowances
  • Gain a fully funded BSc (Hons) Degree in Professional Policing on completion of the 3 year apprenticeship programme

Have a range of opportunities open to them to progress their career in exciting roles that are hugely varied day to day.

A new film
Watch our inspirational 5-minute film to learn about the experiences of Police Constables, Akeem, Olivia and Gagandeep.


Join our webinar to find out more
Join the Metropolitan Police on Tuesday 21st March between 3.00pm – 4.00pm to find out more about the Police Constable Degree Apprenticeship (PCDA). Suitable for students, teachers/careers advisers and parents/carers.


Visit our website
Keep up to date with the latest information regarding the Police Constable Degree Apprenticeship and other gateway programmes into the Met by visiting our website. Here you can access the links to our upcoming webinar, find resources and information about the degree apprenticeship programme and hear from other apprentices about their experiences.  

Careers in the Horseracing industry

Find out more about careers in the Horseracing industry

When people think about Horseracing, the first job that comes to mind is being a Jockey. In fact, there are hundreds of job roles available in the industry from working with horses in a racing yard or stud farm to working on a racecourse or in an administrative role. There are 59 racecourses in the UK with an array of jobs available. Horseracing is the second largest spectator sport in the UK and the largest sporting employer, supporting over 85,000 jobs. Our aim is to help people find a rewarding job role, in an industry that they are passionate about. We have dedicated training providers and courses available from Apprenticeships to an MBA, riding and non-riding.

Find out more

Insight Webinars

Insight Webinars for students, parents and career leaders!

We are hosting webinars with EDF Energy and Zurich Insurance. Find out more and sign up through the links below.

Insurance Apprenticeships Insight Webinar
Insurance is so much more than you think! Zurich apprenticeships cover not only claims and underwriting but also opportunities such as Data Science, Operations & IT and Marketing, plus more. These range from Level 3 apprenticeships right up to Level 6-degree apprenticeships.

On: 28th February 2023 at 6.30 – 7.30 pm
For: Students and parents of those in years 10 to 13. Career leaders and teachers are encouraged to join.

Book your place today

Energy sector apprenticeships at EDF Energy
If you’re passionate about tackling climate change, our Apprenticeship programme offers you the opportunity to develop an exciting career whilst helping progress the UK towards a Net Zero future.

On: 21st February 2023 at 6.30 – 7.30 pm
For: Students and parents of those in years 10 to 13. Career leaders and teachers are encouraged to join.

Book your place today

And here are new apprenticeship opportunities with leading companies:

Explore opportunities with Ibstock
Location: Nationwide
Deadline: February 2023
Latest opportunities: Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Materials Science Management, Mineral Products Management apprenticeships

Explore opportunities with National Audit Office
Location: Newcastle and Greater London
Deadline: 27th March 2023
Latest opportunities: Apprentice Accountancy Scheme 2023

Explore opportunities with Lloyds Banking Group
Location: Newcastle and Greater London
Deadline: March 2023
Latest opportunities: Internal Audit, Data Analyst, Finance, Commercial Banking Finance, Group Corporate Treasury,

Explore opportunities with EDF Energy
Location: Bridgewater, Gloucester
Latest opportunities: Radiation Protection, Maintenance and Operations, Nuclear Engineering, Chemistry, Project Controls, DevOps and Business apprenticeships

Explore opportunities with CBRE
Location: Nationwide
Latest opportunities: Building Surveying, Human Resources, Quantity Surveying and Project Management, Environmental Consultancy, Real Estate, Marketing apprenticeships

VWG Apprenticeships
Location: Nationwide
Latest opportunities: Customer Service, Parts Sales Executive, Service Technician, Parts Assistant apprenticeships

Explore opportunities with Rolls-Royce
Location: Nationwide
Latest opportunities: Engineering, Manufacturing, Software Engineering, Digital & IT, Electrical & Electronics, Supply Chain, Nuclear Engineering, Finance, Project Management, Commercial, Materials Engineering, Non-Destructive Testing, Nuclear Business, Aerospace Services, Marketing, Quality Management apprenticeships

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