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Friday 1st February 2019
Sixth Form Attendance
Year 9 – 27th -31st August 2019
Imperial College London are offering students in Year 9 the opportunity to participate in their Summer School for Engineering. This will be non-residential and will promote the breadth of engineering disciplines available when
you study Maths and Science subjects.
Friday 25th January 2019
Sixth Form Attendance
Summer School for Year 12 students interested in finding out about studying at Oxford University. The best way to learn is to get involved so if this is an aspiration students can apply to www.uniq.ox.ac.uk Application deadline 28th January 2019
For Year 12 students interested in doing a Science Work Experience this is a great opportunity to explore, particularly for those interested in STEM careers. More information can be found on in2scienceuk.org
Nuffield Research Placement, coordinated by SETPOINT arrange Work Experience for Year 12 students, prioritising those form low income homes. Students will be responsible for your own research project with expert supervision, working alongside professional scientists, engineers, technologists or mathematicians. This scheme is highly regarded by universities. For further details visit http://www.nuffieldfoundation.org/nuffieldresearch-placement Application deadline is the 1st March 2019.
Applications for LSE 2019 Summer School is now open and will be from the Monday 1st – Friday 5th July 2019.
LSE Compass offers Year 11 students attending London state schools the opportunity to spend a week at LSE, taking part in Social Science subjects whilst learning more about university. The week will also give students the chance to experience university life first hand, meet current university students and encourage them to pursue Higher Education. The programme is non-residential and runs from 9.15am – 4pm each day with no cost to the student. Lunch is available free of charge each day, all course materials are provided and any travel costs are refunded at the end of the week.
The programme consists of the following:
- Classes, lectures, workshops and group discussions Opportunities to develop team-work, problem solving, project and presentation skills
- An off-site trip relevant to their academic sessions
- Interaction with current LSE students and advice on applying to university
- An LSE certificate presented in a closing ceremony
- Places on the Summer School are limited, application deadline: Sunday 24th February 2019
Applications are still open to Morrison’s Degree Apprenticeship schemes with great benefits. They are currently offer the following opportunities:
Manufacturing; Help us to drive efficiencies and make millions of fresh food products whilst learning how to run production lines and lead production teams. See what Richard has to say… https://www.morrisons.jobs/earlycareers/more/career-stories/richards-story
Logistics; Join one of the best logistics team around, going above and beyond to help ensure millions of products are always in the right place at the right time. Hear from Lorna… https://www.morrisons.jobs/early-careers/more/career-stories/lornas-story
After just three years you’ll have no student debt, a Business & Management Degree, the experience to step into a management role becoming one of our future leaders and all the while you’ll have been earning at least £18,500 per year from day one.
Don’t hesitate! Applications will close on Monday 28 January 2019.