News and events
Exam Results Helpline
The exam results helpline will be open between Thursday 17th August and Thursday 31st August for all those receiving their A level and GCSE exam results. The team of careers advice specialists can provide free, specialised information, help and guidance to students who have received higher or lower exam results than expected. They can be contacted on 0808 100 8000 https://fenews.co.uk/press-releases/14445-careers-advice-service-on-hand-to-help-stressed-out-students-take-the-next-step
Farnham Sixth Form College Open Event - Thurs 12th October
Farnham Sixth Form College is holding an open event from 5.30-8pm on Thursday 12th October. It's a great chance for you to find out more about the college, meet the staff and see the facilities. To register please visit http://www.farnham.ac.uk/WhyChooseUs/OpenEvents.aspx
Apprenticeship Live Broadcasts
From September 2017, you will be able to access live apprenticeship broadcasts. The broadcasts will enble 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 http://amazingapprenticeships.com/live-broadcasts/
SCL Foundation Degrees
SCL are looking to create the next generation of professional sports coaches and are launching their Foundation Degree this September based in Surrey, in partnership with De Montfort University. This new, employer-led foundation degree closes the gap between what the education system has previously delivered with what employers in the sector now require. For more information visit http://wearescl.co.uk/fda.
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.
Surrey Careers Fair - Wednesday 8th November
Surrey County Council and Surrey University have teamed up to bring you the Surrey Careers Fair which will be taking place on Wednesday 8th November at Epsom Downs Racecourse. There will be colleges, training providers, employers and higher education representatives all present for you to chat to and it will be a fantastic opportunity for you to find out about the options available to you when you leave school or college. The fair will be open to the general public from 3.30-6.30pm. More details to follow soon!
Spelthorne Skills and Careers Fair - Thursday 21st September - Kempton Park Racecourse
The Spelthorne Skills and Careers Fair will be taking place on Thursday 21st September from 10am - 7pm at Kempton Park Racecourse in Sunbury. It's a great opportunity for job seekers and students to meet a range of local employers and training providers. For more information please visit https://www.spelthorne.gov.uk/skills-fair?utm_source=Spelthorne+Business+Forum+Member+Emails&utm_campaign=a15337cb8e-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2017_06_27&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_a60aa4459c-a15337cb8e-
Guildford College Open Event - Tuesday 17th October
Guildford College's next open event will be taking place on Tuesday 17th October and is a great chance to meet the staff and students, tour the facilities and find out what it's like to study there. For more information and to register, please visit http://www.guildford.ac.uk/TheCollege/NewsEvents/OpenDayRegistration.aspx
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.
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.