In The Know: Career Options for Young People!
We’re getting closer to the holidays and there are lots of open days and projects for young people that would like to explore their career options. The holidays give them a chance to carry out research on their own interests and develop competencies. Listed below are some events and activities that offer avenues of exploration for young minds.
Reed Smith Career Open Day: Those interested in a career in Law can learn more about it by attending an open day at Reed Smith, a global law firm. The firm is well known for its work in the following areas: shipping, financial services, life sciences, energy, natural resources, advertising, technology and media. The open day is open to young people between the ages of 16 to 18 years of age and will be conducted on the 28th of July. For more information, click here.
Youth Project: Innovator Projects: Young people that have ideas on social action projects that innovate and create new things, are invited to apply for funding of up to £500. This opportunity is open to projects with a leader between the ages of 15 to 24 years of age. The project must benefit the applicant’s’ community or young people who live in the community and achievable with £500 or less. Use of digital means or platforms is encouraged in creating or working on the project. For more information, click here.
SKY Work Experience in TV Operations: Sky is seeking young people who are analytical, inquisitive and have an interest in technology to apply for a week long work experience programme in TV Operations. Successful applicants will get a chance to work in Broadcast Delivery Planning, Live Content Delivery, Playout and Broadcast Platforms. The closing date for applications is the 30th of July and applicants must be 16 years and over. For more information, click here.
If your child is aged 11-16 and you’re interested in joining the tutoring, mentoring and enrichment programme, we’ve still got a few spaces left for young people that want to join GT Scholars next term. If you’re interested, you’ll need to register your interest here or give us a call on 02088168066