Careers

Apprenticeships Live – Gloucester Care Services NHS Trust

The Trust hosts a wide-ranging apprenticeship scheme which is delivered by the Learning and Development Team. An apprenticeship is a structured programme of learning and work-based training. Candidates learn new skills on the job under the supervision of qualified and experienced staff whilst getting paid a salary. Through apprenticeships we aim to give colleagues the opportunity to: learn and further develop practical job skills and knowledge which are related to specific work roles within Gloucestershire Care Services. Achieve work-based qualifications and standards. Progress onto specific careers pathways. Develop skills that are designed by employers. The Trust offers a variety of apprentice roles some of which include: Health and Social Care. Clinical Healthcare. Healthcare Support Services. Customer Service. IT User. Business and Administration. Management and Team Leading  https://www.glos-care.nhs.uk/work-for-us/useful-links

Meet Chris Woodroofe LIVE from Gatwick Airport

An opportunity to meet Chris Woodroofe, Chief Operating Officer live and find out what life is like at one of the world’s busiest airports.

Chris was appointed COO in November 2016, following a successful career spanning multiple roles at Gatwick. He joined the airport in 2006 to oversee baggage operations in the North Terminal and held a number of other senior engineering roles before becoming Head of Engineering in 2010. In 2012, Chris became Head of Security, leading a programme of work to create Gatwick’s world-leading security operation. In 2015, his role was expanded to include operational accountability for stable operations, terminals and ensuring that the airport’s transformational airline moves programme was successfully delivered. Chris is a chartered chemical engineer who left Imperial College, London, with a first class masters degree to join Nestlé’s UK graduate scheme. He also holds an MBA with distinction from the University of Warwick.

Apprenticeships Live – IBM

Apprenticeships have changed. IBM has changed. It’s not all about bits & bytes, cloud and cognitive. Did you know you can now achieve a management accountant CIMA qualification as an IBM Apprentice? Or become an HR Consultant? Or even become a graduate with a degree qualification? All through the apprenticeship route. Apprenticeships at IBM are all about picking up skills for the workplace and embarking on a long, and successful career. We have your professional development in mind from the day you join us as a permanent employee. You will get lots of exposure and an experience you simply can’t get anywhere else. In addition to the day job there are plenty of opportunities to get involved in social activities and volunteering with other Apprentices, Students and Graduates.

https://www-05.ibm.com/employment/uk-en/school.html?=uppermenu

Apprenticeships Live – Capgemini

Capgemini are a global leader in consulting, technology and outsourcing services; we help our clients to transform their businesses through ingenious technology solutions. We are a multi-cultural organisation; join us as an Apprentice and you’ll have more than 190,000 colleagues across 40 countries in your support network. 2017 is a very exciting year for us as we proudly celebrate our 50th Anniversary.

https://more.capgemini.com/uk/careers/your-career-path/apprentices/

Apprenticeships Live – Mike Procter @ Capgemini

Capgemini are a global leader in consulting, technology and outsourcing services; we help our clients to transform their businesses through ingenious technology solutions. We are a multi-cultural organisation; join us as an Apprentice and you’ll have more than 190,000 colleagues across 40 countries in your support network. 2017 is a very exciting year for us as we proudly celebrate our 50th Anniversary.

https://more.capgemini.com/uk/careers/your-career-path/apprentices/

Apprenticeships Live – Highways England

We offer a wide range of apprenticeships across our business:

  • Business Administration
  • Civil Engineering
  • Customer Service
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Information Technology
  • Project Management

You’ll have the support of a talented coach or mentor that will help you develop the skills and knowledge you need. Depending on your apprenticeship you’ll either carry out work-based learning or attend college as part of your working week. All of our apprenticeships also allow you to earn as you learn. https://careers.highways.gov.uk/early-careers/apprentices/

Apprenticeships Live – The BBC

Junior works with the Business Affairs Team who supports the Commissioning team for all the Dramas that the BBC make with externals companies and also the programmes the BBC acquires. There are 3 Business Affairs Managers, two Business Affairs Executives and one Business Affairs Assistant in the immediate team, with a wider support team who looks after finance and commercial business. We price, negotiate and contract the programmes, in conjunction with the commissioning team (also known as Editorial Team)

Both Krystel and Ruth are on the broadcast engineering apprenticeship which involves a bachelors degree in broadcast and communications engineering. Their time is split between university work and 3 month placements at the BBC and related companies. Day to day while they are on placement they can be involved in a number of things ranging from fixing broken devices or code to helping on outside broadcasts and live shows.

Ruth was involved in a research project that was looking into sustainability in data centres and office spaces which was based in research and development.  Krystel has been more on the production and networking side, doing installation projects with the companies she’s been with.

 

Lancashire LEP – Robertson Construction

Find out more about being an apprentice Quantity Surveyor in the construction industry live from a project in Lancashire.

Robertson is one of the largest independently owned construction, infrastructure and support services companies in the UK. We reached our 50th year of trading in better shape than ever, with a strong confirmed order book, diverse income streams and a dedicated, expert workforce.

Covering the entire built environment lifecycle, we operate throughout the UK, with offices across Scotland and the North and Midlands of England.