Careers and Academic Opportunities

Summer Programmes:

For information about academic summer programmes at a range of universities for students aged 15 to 17, organised by KE Foundation, please click here.  

Work experience in Law:

For information about work experience opportunities in the school holidays for students in Years 10, 12 and 13 with Wilkin Chapman LLP based in Grimsby, Beverley and Lincoln, please click here

(Please note that as a school we don’t arrange work experience and that parents are advised to satisfy  themselves  as to the safety and suitability of such opportunities by making their own enquiries and ensuring that the company their son or daughter will be working for intends to cover them on their insurance policy.  Any students who are sent on work experience should be covered under the Employers and Public Liability insurance policy of the company who are providing the work experience.)

BSc/MSci in Cancer Sciences – a  new degree offered by the University of Nottingham:

The University of Nottingham is offering two new courses in Cancer Sciences.  They are the first courses of their kind in the UK – courses which from the first day focus on the characteristics of cancer, its treatment, and the impact on patients.  The courses prepare students for a career in cancer research.   For further information go to: https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/ugstudy/courses/cancersciences/cancer-sciences.aspx

Careers in Sport:

Please click here for information about careers in Sport.

Careers in Medicine: 

For a range of support for students applying to medical school please visit these two helpful links. Here and here

Hospitality:

To find out about Open Days for those interested in studying global hospitality management in Switzerland go to : https://www.lesroches.edu/news-events/open-days/ and Glion: https://www.glion.edu/open-days/

A year in industry between school and university:

Registrations are now open for EDT’s Year in Industry (YINI) scheme for 2019/20. Paid placements are available for school leavers and students wanting a gap year in 2019/20 to test driving a potential career in Science, Engineering, Technology or Maths and in smaller number in Business, Finance, IT, HR or Marketing.   For more information, please click here

For full details of upcoming careers and academic opportunities, please see below: