How to search for apprenticeship vacancies

Guidance for Year 12 and Year 13 students You should start looking for vacancies early as some employers start advertising in the summer of Year 12 or early autumn of Year 13 (for apprenticeships to start the following summer/autumn). Do also keep looking because some employers don’t advertise their vacancies until the summer of Year… Read more »


Job profile – Become a Forensic Scientist

Entry requires a good Honours degree in biology, chemistry, forensic science or a related subject. The Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences accredits university courses so it might be worth looking out for these at an early stage. For degree entry you will usually require at least 2 A levels/3 H grades, including Biology and/or Chemistry,… Read more »




On the twelfth day of Christmas…

In true festive spirit, we’re counting down to the end of term with the 12 Careers of Christmas, showcasing job profiles from Careers 2017 associated with the festive song. As this is the last post before the Christmas break, we hope you have a lovely Christmas and we’ll see you next term! ♫ On the twelfth day… Read more »


On the eleventh day of Christmas…

In true festive spirit, we’re counting down to the end of term with the 12 Careers of Christmas, showcasing job profiles from Careers 2017 associated with the festive song. ♫ On the eleventh day of Christmas my true love gave to me, 11 pipers piping, 10 lords a-leaping, 9 ladies dancing, 8 maids a-milking, 7 swans a-swimming, 6… Read more »


On the tenth day of Christmas…

In true festive spirit, we’re counting down to the end of term with the 12 Careers of Christmas, showcasing job profiles from Careers 2017 associated with the festive song. ♫ On the tenth day of Christmas my true love gave to me, 10 lords a-leaping, 9 ladies dancing, 8 maids a-milking, 7 swans a-swimming, 6 geese a-laying, 5… Read more »


On the ninth day of Christmas…

In true festive spirit, we’re counting down to the end of term with the 12 Careers of Christmas, showcasing job profiles from Careers 2017 associated with the festive song. ♫ On the ninth day of Christmas my true love gave to me, 9 ladies dancing, 8 maids a-milking, 7 swans a-swimming, 6 geese a-laying, 5 GOLD… Read more »


On the eighth day of Christmas…

In true festive spirit, we’re counting down to the end of term with the 12 Careers of Christmas, showcasing job profiles from Careers 2017 associated with the festive song. ♫ On the eighth day of Christmas my true love gave to me, 8 maids a-milking, 7 swans a-swimming, 6 geese a-laying, 5 GOLD RINGS, 4 calling… Read more »


On the seventh day of Christmas…

In true festive spirit, we’re counting down to the end of term with the 12 Careers of Christmas, showcasing job profiles from Careers 2017 associated with the festive song. ♫ On the seventh day of Christmas my true love gave to me, 7 swans a-swimming, 6 geese a-laying, 5 GOLD RINGS, 4 calling birds, 3 french… Read more »