Career opportunities were in abundance at local schools during their careers fair which were held recently.
Students were spoilt for choice from the wide range of exhibitors on show, who valued the interest from students wanting to explore the many post education options open to them. Contact us today.
The event was well supported by representatives from sixth form, local employers, colleges, training providers, the armed forces, apprenticeship advisors and many more all in a range of different sectors.
Students came away from the fair with plenty of inspiration, information and the odd freebie. Find out more.
Jacob Hawkins, a Year 10 student, said:
“It was brilliant to get to talk to people who actually work at local companies and find out more about what I can do after education.”
Lucy Asab, also Year 10, was really pleased to talk with the armed forces representatives.
“I’m so excited about my future and cannot wait until I can sign up,” she commented.
Exhibitors were very pleased to talk with the students, representing a local construction company, thoroughly enjoying the event and complimenting students by saying: “What lovely young people there are about. They should be proud of themselves.”
Lisa Usuah, a local independent careers advisor who organised the event, said: “We are really grateful to the businesses and organisations that supported the fair and look forward to continuing to work closely with them in the future.”
The most popular career choices:
- Marketing managers: managing marketing activities of a company to benefit the business. Individual must come up with long term strategies to meet the current market. Click here.
- Finance manager: monitoring day-to-day finances of businesses, including payroll, invoices, investments and other large transactions.
- Property developer manager: a developer will meet the demand of the property market by building / improving houses to match the needs of the market. Works with large finances to complete projects.