In the Know: Summer Work Opportunities

In the Know: Summer Work Opportunities

Summer is an exciting time to explore different career choices and possibilities. With so many career options available, making a career choice can often leave young people indecisive. Gaining work experience is a great way for your child to test if it’s something they could see themselves doing in the future. To support you in this journey, we’ve listed three amazing work experience opportunities that will allow your child to build new skills and set them in the right direction. 

Explore opportunities in construction!
Gardner & Theobold offers a great work experience opportunity for young people aged 16 and up that are considering a career in construction. These summer placements will give your child the chance to get involved with the work and projects of the Gardner & Theobold team, allowing your child to gain real-life work experience. Applications close Monday 16th August, and you can find out more here

Learn to apply your Technical Skills!
JP Morgan Chase offers young people the opportunity to explore life as software engineers and gain valuable technology skills. During the virtual experience, your child will familiarise themselves with JP Morgan Chase frameworks and apply their technical skills to hypothetical scenarios. This opportunity is ongoing and is open to young people 14 and up. You can sign up here

Be part of a Global Community and become a researcher!
YouGov is currently looking for young researchers aged 16 and above to be part of a global community. As a researcher, you will share your opinions on different industries by partaking in different online surveys. There are also points and rewards to collect. Survey links will be emailed by YouGov, and they can be completed at your convenience. It is free to apply, and applications close on Friday, 20th August. To sign up, click here

Special offer – How to Ace your Exams!
Our extremely popular How to Ace Your Exams course is now available online. This course is perfect for young people aged 11-18, who would like to achieve outstanding results in their tests and exams. In this course, your child will learn how to make use of some of the best study and revision techniques to get into the right mindset and set clear goals for each of their subjects. This special offer ends on Sunday 15th August, at midnight, and you can sign up for the course by using this link to your special offer!

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