St Christopher's Careers Education

St Christopher's Careers Education


Meeting the Mayor and Mayoress of Hyndburn is all in a days work at Haworth Art Gallery for Eve!
Henry busy planting trees at Wycoller 🌳
Work experience student Henry helping with a beach clean organised by LOVEmyBEACH. Not too much litter found, which is a great sign for Lytham's beaches. 🐟
Josh enjoying his time at Fieldings fabrications
Edward enjoying feeding the sheep!!!
Henry helping on our stand at Myerscough College's careers fair today 🐟🌳
Work experience student Henry helping to test a circular walk route in Stainforth near Settle today. We visited two waterfalls on the route, Catrigg Force & Stainforth Force. Henry was in charge of the GPS device and did a great job recording the grid references.

Careers education at St Christopher's aims to build on pupils' strengths, identify areas for development, overcome barriers and support their aspirations.

St Christopher's - Alumni Career Pathways 12/03/2021

St Christopher's - Alumni Career Pathways

Where are they now? Former students share their career pathways

St Christopher's - Alumni Career Pathways St Christopher’s alumni talk about their educational experience and career pathways.

COVID-19 nurse inspires daughter to join the frontline 11/03/2021

COVID-19 nurse inspires daughter to join the frontline

It's ok to change your mind. Ruby had planned to study business and economics at university and is now a 1st year student nurse.

COVID-19 nurse inspires daughter to join the frontline Jacqui Jocelyn has been a nurse for 30 years, twenty of those in the intensive care unit at the Royal Blackburn Hospital. Now she's been joined by her 19-yea...

Timeline Photos 16/02/2021

Timeline Photos

Could you be a Police Officer? Police Constable Degree Apprenticeship recruitment opens on 01.03.2021. Be the first to find out more about this exciting role and sign up to our job alerts -

Gemma Haythornwhite's Apprenticeship Journey 11/02/2021

Gemma Haythornwhite's Apprenticeship Journey

Gemma Haythornwhite's Apprenticeship Journey Gemma Haythornwhite joined VEKA as an apprentice in 1998 and after a successful few years moving up the career ladder, Gemma is now VEKA's Human Resources Bu...

Timeline Photos 10/02/2021

Timeline Photos

Today we're encouraging apprentices to answer your questions on Twitter.

Want to know about how to apply?
What opportunities are available?
What is great about being an apprentice?

Ask your questions on Twitter and use #AskAnApprentice and #NAW2021!

Department for Education apprentices will be taking over our channel from 12 – 2pm #PlanForJobs 21/01/2021

Westinghouse Springfields > Careers > Apprentice Training

Applications are now open for apprenticeships at Springfields Fuels Ltd with a closing date of 31st March 2021. The company is recruiting for the following apprenticeship positions:
• Level 3 Craft Engineering
• Level 3 Process Operations
• Level 3 Laboratory Technician
• Level 6 Nuclear Engineering Degree Apprenticeship
Use the link to apply or for further regarding the grade requirements, job roles and information about the company. Springfields has always been committed to providing quality apprentice training. Almost 2,000 apprentices have trained at Springfields since the programme began in 1950.


Hanson UK

There's still time to join this year's LEAD apprenticeship programme to kick-start your career and earn while you learn. Find out more here – #HansonLEAD #apprenticejobs #careers


BAE Systems Apprentices

A 'VIRTUAL' careers fayre is being held on Thursday 7 January so people can find out about the 400 early careers jobs available at BAE Systems Submarines in Cumbria in 2021.

You can talk to people doing jobs at the shipyard now and experts who can advise on the best way to secure a position.
Register for the online sessions at with the option to attend at 10am or 6pm. 05/01/2021

Experience - Speakers for Schools

Some excellent virtual work experience opportunities. Our mission is to give all young people access to the top by connecting our national network of schools with industry leading employers.



📅 Wednesday 9 December
⌚ 16:00pm (UK time)
Facebook Live

Together with, we will be live on Facebook discussing all things nursing.

#Ad 27/11/2020

Experience > View Opportunity Details

Johnson Matthey: The Social Value of Science
Wednesday 9 December, 5-6pm
Age 14+
Register by 6 December At Johnson Matthey, our vision is for a world that’s cleaner and healthier, today and for future generations. We’re passionate about people and the planet, and we use science to create technology that contributes to healthy and sustainable societies. For example, we fight air pollution with our ... 27/11/2020

Experience > Sign In

Speakers for Schools have some excellent opportunities for insight days and virtual work experience. Experience is a ‘Speakers for Schools’ Programme. Launched in 2010 by ITV Political Editor Robert Peston, ‘Speakers for Schools’ aims to help level the playing field for state school and college students, by improving access to leading figures of all industries and backgrounds, to engage and...


BAE Systems

🎉 Applications for our apprenticeship programmes are now open! 🎉
Whether you’re searching for a degree without the debt, or want to combine college with a career, take your next step with us. 🎓👩‍🏭

We offer over 50 different apprenticeships - from aircraft maintenance to project management, submarines to cyber security. Earn, learn, and make a difference where it counts.
Find out more today ➡️


Burnley College Programmes for Y10 and Y11 pupils are beginning shortly – see the attached leaflets. These are a great opportunity to explore a range of subjects and industries. Fill in the form below to register interest. 05/10/2020

Virtual School Leaver Open Event - Nelson & Colne College

Nelson & Colne College virtual open event, this evening, 6:00 - 8:00pm Monday 5th October, 6pm – 8pm Join us for our Virtual School Leaver Open Event, where you will have the opportunity to find out more...


WEC Group Ltd

Congratulations to Kieran who is our Welder of the Month for July, winning himself £100 🎉

Kieran is a second year Welding and Fabrication Apprentice here at WEC Group and was our Apprentice of the Year for 2019! He is currently undertaking an intense 18-month training programme in order to compete to represent the UK at WorldSkills 2021 in Shanghai.

Well done Kieran and keep up the great work!

You can read all about Kieran’s exciting journey so far with us on our website:

#welding #fabrication #award #apprentice #apprentices #trainingacademy #worldskills


Myerscough College online advice morning - Saturday 6th June 27/03/2020

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The Field Studies Council

Following the recent Covid-19 crisis, we are pleased to announce that we have teamed up with Encounter Edu to deliver #fieldworklive.

#Fieldworklive will be a fortnight of Youtube Live lessons which will take place from Monday 20th April – Friday 1st May 2020, focussing on a range of Geography and Science content aimed at KS2, KS3, GCSE and progression from GCSE to A level. The sessions will be supported by a resource pack and follow-up webinars for teachers.

More details to follow! 29/02/2020

Waterstones Manchester Deansgate on Twitter

Author talk on Wednesday 4th March for any students interested in healthcare. “World-renowned neuroscientist and author @danlevitin joins us in store on Wednesday 4th March to talk about his brilliant new book, The Changing Mind - a radical exploration of what we all can learn from those who age joyously. Book your place here:” 26/02/2020

St Christopher's - News

St Christopher's will be open tomorrow, Thursday 27th February


Please remind Year 10 pupils to fill in their work experience diaries so they have a record of their key skills.


St Christopher's Sixth Form

Today Mr Paul Stinchon (Digital Systems Lead for Fan Blade UK) and Mr Matthew Beecroft (NDT Degree Apprentice) from Rolls-Royce plc visited the Sixth Form Centre to give a short presentation on Degree Apprenticeships, and in particular the Rolls Royce NDT (Non Destructive Test) BEng (Hons) Degree Apprenticeship.

They then took the time to help our Upper Sixth students, who were interested, apply for the role.


WEC Group Ltd

Meet Kieran!

Kieran is a second year Welding and Fabrication Apprentice at WEC Group and Themis. He recently received a silver medal at the WorldSkills UK Live event and has now been selected to join the WorldSkills UK Talent Development Programme where he will undertake an 18-month training programme in order to compete to represent the UK at the WorldSkills 2021 Event in Shanghai!

Applications are now open for our September intake, so if you want to kickstart your career in Engineering, visit our website:

#Apprenticeships #NAW2020 #LookBeyond #MakingImpact

[02/03/20]   Good luck to our Year 10 pupils starting their work experience today! We're looking forward to hearing about their exciting achievements over the next two weeks.

[01/30/20]   Applications are now open for mechatronics, mechanical engineering and I.T. apprenticeships with Fort Vale.


Lancashire Youth Zone

Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service is currently recruiting to fill spaces on their FREE 12 week Prince’s Trust “Team Programme” at Burnley Community Fire Station starting 10th February 2020.
It’s an exciting, action packed, full time programme for those who are not currently in education, training or employment. It’s an opportunity to build confidence and uncover hidden talents.
It includes a residential in the lakes, volunteer work, a two week work experience placement and the chance to work with operational fire fighters to develop teamwork, leadership skills and safety awareness. A nationally recognised qualification can be achieved plus development of literacy and numeracy skills.
If you are aged 16–25yrs and interested or if you would like to know more please call/text on 07775846859 or 07775 797664📲 or email [email protected]

It WILL NOT affect your benefits if you are currently receiving them and want to join the course. You’ve got nothing to lose and so much to gain!


Training 2000 open days, 5th and 6th February. 22/01/2020

NHS Careers Event- May 2020 A variety of different NHS professionals will be there on the day for you to speak to and get more insight on careers we have.



Did you send us your application today? Here's what you can expect to happen next: 13/01/2020

BAE SYSTEMS | Register and apply for Graduate and Apprentice positions BAE Systems - Early careers recruitment





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