What Next Sussex - Get Career Confident
Calling all Year 11 students and parents/carers!
You might be interested in “What Next Sussex 2023?”
It’s big, it’s free, it’s action packed and it's back on Tuesday 17th October!
90 minutes of careers guidance that you can access from home during an evening session. With the chance to chat one-to-one with careers experts, meet local employers, hear about exciting courses, and get advice on next education steps, there’s everything you need in one place!
You can search the directory at any time to find information about all the various places you can study across East Sussex, Brighton and Hove and West Sussex and the qualifications they offer. You can also find Apprenticeship and traineeship information, as well as video guides to help you along your way.
Hazelwick Sixth Form Open Evening
IBM Early Careers Webinar
After an incredibly successful insight webinar last year, IBM are back to provide you with everything you need to know about starting your career in tech. Speak directly with the recruitment team and get all the hints and tricks you need to make your apprenticeship application stands out.
On: 17th October 2023 at 6.30pm - 7.30pm
For: Students and parents/carers of those in Years 10 to 13.
Sign up here.
Amazing Apprenticeships - NEW Series 3 Parent Perspective Podcast!
The first episode in Series 3 discusses how a first job can become a career.
So many young people start their working lives in sectors like retail or hospitality, but how can they turn that first job into a career? In this episode of the Parent Perspective, host Rachel Burden is joined by someone who has done just that.
Louisa Ellis reached the final three of Masterchef: The Professionals back in 2017 before returning to win a special festive episode in 2020. She tells Rachel how she’s followed her dreams and forged a career in cooking, working her way from Michelin starred kitchens to running her own private dining business.
Other episodes in Series 3 will include discussions on careers with the Metropolitan Police Service and the NHS.
You can subscribe to the podcast on your preferred platform to never miss an episode.
The Best UK Companies for Women to work for in 2022
The results are based on what women across the country have reported about their workplace experience in terms of equality, representation, and fair treatment. The list was compiled by the workplace culture organisation Great Place to Work, which evaluated hundreds of employee surveys from super large, large, medium-sized, and small businesses. You can see the full list for each category here: The best UK companies for women to work for in 2022 - Business Live (business-live.co.uk)
Top 10 super-large workplaces for women (1,000+ employees)
1. Principality - building society
2. Salesforce - software
3. Admiral - insurance
4. Softcat - IT services
5. Home Group - housing association
6. Hilton - hotels
7. Cisco - technology
8. DHL Express UK - logistics
9. SAP UK - software
10. Irwin Mitchell - law
If you haven’t heard of some of these organisations, why not find out more.