National Career Week 2022 (7th to 12th March)

National Careers Week (NCW) is a celebration of careers guidance and free resources in education across the UK – involving careers practitioners, teachers, students, parents and employers to help better inform our future talent about the world of work. National Career Week homepage

Click on the link here for a guide for Parents Guide to National Career Week

Other useful websites:

National careers Service:

National Careers Week TV:

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National Apprenticeship week 2022 (7th to 13th February)

To view a video explaining apprenticeships click the link here.

Apprenticeships and Skills Minister, Gillian Keegan has announced the 15th annual National Apprenticeship Week will take place from 7 to 13 February 2022.


The annual week-long celebration of apprenticeships, taking place across England, will showcase how apprenticeships have helped employers and people of all ages and backgrounds. Employers are encouraged to promote the great work of their apprentices, whilst highlighting the many benefits apprenticeships bring to their business. Apprentices, at all stages of their learning will also be celebrated over the course of National Apprenticeship Week 2022.


Bringing together apprenticeship ambassadors, MPs, training providers, apprentices, parents and employers, National Apprenticeship Week highlights the work being done across the whole apprenticeship community to promote apprenticeships and their impact.


To find out more about apprenticeships visit the apprenticeships website.


Posters showing the different apprenticeships offered for different subjects is available here.

Apprenticeship events (year 10 and year 11) 

Springpod team are holding a Virtual Apprenticeship Careers Fair during National Apprenticeship Week 7th to 11th Feb. They have a whole range of industries covered from professional services, finance, engineering, real estate and business. Students will be able to meet some of the UK’s top apprentice employers such as PWC, Kier, Pepsi and Deloitte.

This is a great opportunity for students considering the apprenticeship option to gather the information needed to make an informed decision. You can plan your own programme and book to talks that match your career interests.
Bookings are open now – Click here to book your place and explore the programme – virtual apprenticeship fair.

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