Yr12 Virtual Work Experience opportunity – Vodafone (15-19th Feb)

Innovators Work Experience Programme 

The programme will take place between 15th February 2021 and the 19th February 2021.

Join us for a week-long virtual work experience programme where you’ll attend a series of live webinars, panel discussions and workshops to develop industry focused skills, valuable experience and an insight into working life at Vodafone which will help to kick-start your exciting future career!

https://careers.vodafone.co.uk/work-experience

SEVERN TRENT APPRENTICESHIPS – OPEN FOR APPLICATIONS

As a business we’re incredibly proud of the growth of our apprenticeship offering and 2021 will see us introduce a range of new apprenticeship programmes. These range from Operational apprenticeships through to Technology, Finance, HR and more. Our apprenticeships are an opportunity to learn and work, whatever age or level you’re at. You don’t have to be fresh out of school to do an apprenticeship at Severn Trent and we’re proud that our joiners come from a variety of backgrounds, and communities.

https://www.severntrent.com/careers/apprentices/apprentices-programme/our_apprenticeship_schemes/

IBM Apprenticeship programmes – Open 8th February

At IBM, work is more than a job—it’s a calling. To build. To design. To code. To consult. To think along with clients and sell. To make markets. To invent. To collaborate. Not just to do something better, but to attempt things you’ve never thought possible. To lead in this new era of technology and solve some of the world’s most challenging problems.

https://www.ibm.com/uk-en/employment/entrylevel/?fbclid=IwAR2sZ-fZjHKycboDcKgHzlpB51leNbjHupsOqeAKWDS_V5vLrxObghLy-4s

Degree Apprentieship – Greencore Foods (Moulton Park)

Are you passionate about, food-safety and hygiene?

 Are you interested in food production and quality assurance

? If this sounds like you, look no further, we can offer you the opportunity to grow your career with Greencore through our  Technical  Degree Apprenticeship Programme, and we will support you to develop into a leader of the future.

https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeship/1000008996

Career Support for students during Lockdown

Southam College Careers support available to students during the current school closure period

Mr Hughes our careers adviser will be accessible to support students with:

  • Developing Career Aspirations
  • Post 16/18 Options
  • College Course applications
  • Apprenticeship applications
  • How to search for Employment and Volunteering opportunities

If you require any career advice and guidance, please contact Mr Hughes – hughes.a1@welearn365.com or click on the careers section on the Southam College website where there are several links to useful careers related websites.

Health & Social care

Sixth form Health & Social care students had an amazing opportunity to watch a post-mortem live.

This event was for students to watch the dissection and examination of real specimens that primarily focused on the respiratory system. It was aimed at educating students who were particularly interested in a career in the healthcare sector.

Meet the Russell Group Virtual Careers Fair – 10th Feb 2021

Join us on Wednesday 10 February from 12:00 to 19:00 for Meet the Russell Group, a virtual event in association with UK University Search. This online and interactive experience will allow you to explore all 24 Russell Group universities and chat directly to their representatives and ambassadors. You will be able to view information and videos about each university, link directly to Virtual Campus Tours to explore university facilities and accommodation, download prospectuses and take part in 13 live webinars in the virtual auditorium.

https://russellgroup.vfairs.com

National Grid Apprenticeship

A National Grid Apprenticeship isn’t just about getting a job – it’s an opportunity to join a new generation of talent, charged with the destiny of shaping the future of energy. We’ll help you develop your skills through a combination of practical work and academic study, all the while providing you with the passion, skills and knowledge you need to power all our futures.

https://careers.nationalgrid.com/new-talent/apprentices

Happy Human Rights Day!

Both the Amnesty and Crime and Justice groups have been learning about gender ineqaulity and would like to thank both Beth and Emma (IDVA) from the charity Safeline for speaking to our students about the issues around gender based violence and how they support vulnerable victims all the way to court trials.