News and events
Young Apprentice Ambassador Network Launch - 2 October
The Young Apprentice Ambassador Network (YAAN) is launching on 2 October at the Future Skills Centre in Bordon from 10am - 1pm. The network is open to those aged 16-26 who are keen to champion apprenticeships and promote them at events such as school assemblies and careers fair. If you're an apprentice or you have previously been an apprentice and would like to join the YAAN then you can register for the launch event by visiting https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/young-apprentice-ambassador-network-launch-tickets-48947121157
Spelthorne Skills and Careers Fair - Wednesday 19 September
The Spelthorne Skills and Careers Fair will be taking place on Wednesday 19 September from 12 - 7pm at Kempton Park Racecourse. It's a great chance to meet local employers, explore opportunities and attend free workshops. For more information visit https://www.spelthorne.gov.uk/sscf
Apprenticeship Live Broadcasts
The Apprenticeship Live Broadcasts enable you to speak directly to apprenticeship employers and their apprentices live via the internet and hear about the latest opportunities, the skills they are looking for, the recruitment process and how you can best prepare for the world of work after school or college. For more information please visit https://resources.amazingapprenticeships.com/live-broadcasts/
Academy of Contemporary Music (ACM) Campus Tours
ACM in Guildford are holding weekly campus tours. They are a great opportunity to explore the facilities and ask any questions you may have. For more information, please visit https://www.acm.ac.uk/open-days/?utm_source=social&utm_campaign=open_day_social&utm_medium=twitter.
Thrive: Creative Careers
In order to help young people understand the wide range of creative careers that are available, the University for the Creative Arts (UCA) has created Thrive, a knowledge hub where you can download information about different creative careers, pathway options, fairs and events. It will also act as a community where you can ask questions about anything related to creative careers. https://www.uca.ac.uk/thrive/
Disability Rights UK - Into Apprenticeships - The Guide for Disabled People 2017
Disability Rights UK has produced a guide to apprenticeships for disabled people which includes answers to common questions such as how to find an apprenticeship, whether the training will be accessible and what support is available in the workplace.