Tag: Careers Jersey

Time to support the leaders of tomorrow through IoD Jersey Shadowing Scheme

Time to support the leaders of tomorrow through IoD Jersey Shadowing Scheme

| March 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Institute of Directors’ Jersey Director Shadowing Scheme has this year received over 60 applications from sixth form Jersey students seeking a unique insight into the working life of directors and senior executives in a wide range of organisations. Running for 25 years, the scheme, sponsored by KPMG and supported by Careers Jersey, to date […]

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This year’s higher education fair ‘biggest to date’

| March 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

More than 70 universities from the UK and overseas will be taking part in the 2014 Jersey Higher Education Fair at Hautlieu School next week – the highest number of exhibitors in the 22 years of the event, The Fair, which is on Thursday 13th March, is organised by Careers Jersey and will be sponsored […]

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Trackers launch new foundation and hospitality apprenticeships

| February 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Two new apprenticeship programmes are being launched at Trackers – The Apprentice Programme’s information drop-in at Jersey Arts Centre on Saturday 1 March from 5 – 7 pm. The new programmes are: A one-year Foundation Programme for 16 – 18 year olds which equips them with customer service skills and qualifications sought by local employers. […]

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National Careers Week: Do something today that your future self will thank you for

| February 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

As part of National Careers Week (3–7 March 2014) Islanders of all ages are being invited to think about what they want to achieve and what career changes they can make. Islanders of all ages are invited to drop in to Careers Jersey’s La Motte Street offices for free one-to-one career advice and guidance sessions between 10am […]

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Higher education: the world comes to Jersey

| October 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

Students are being encouraged to register now for Careers Jersey’s new event, Study Horizons. The free evening event, which aims to help students find out about degree courses overseas, online and in the Island, will take place on 7 November 2013 at the Royal Yacht Hotel. However, spaces are limited so early registration is advised. […]

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Doctor Who? A look into the future

Doctor Who? A look into the future

| September 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Careers Jersey, in partnership with the Brighton and Sussex Medical School (BSMS), coordinated a workshop last week for aspiring doctors. The taster sessions were delivered to 24 students from year 11 and 12, and gave them a valuable insight into studying medicine at degree level. The roadshow, which has been coming to Jersey for the […]

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Trident in need of a creative helping hand

| August 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

Trident are appealing for employers in creative industries to join the scheme and provide work experience placements for students. Staff at Trident, based at Careers Jersey, work hard to match students with their ideal work placement but are finding it increasingly difficult to fulfil requests to work in businesses which deal with web design, media, […]

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Students gear up for sixth annual Jersey Finance work experience scheme

Students gear up for sixth annual Jersey Finance work experience scheme

| July 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

A group of sixth form students are embarking on a work experience program organised by Jersey Finance in partnership with Careers Jersey this week. 32 students will undertake up to two weeks work experience at various local financial services firms between 15th and 26th July, as part of Jersey Finance’s ‘Life in Finance’ program. At […]

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Strong line-up for 2013 Careers Fair

| July 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

Nearly 50 employers and industry bodies will gather together on Wednesday, 10 July for Careers Jersey’s annual Careers Fair. The event takes place at the Radisson Blu Waterfront Hotel from 1pm – 7pm and is free for islanders of all ages and career stages to attend. Career and employment information will be available from a […]

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Students paired with local managers in Work Shadowing scheme

Students paired with local managers in Work Shadowing scheme

| April 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

FOLLOWING a series of successful interviews last month, 49 students have now been paired with managers from local companies to undertake a weeklong shadowing period over the summer, as part of the Institute of Directors (IoD) Work Shadowing scheme. The scheme, sponsored by KPMG in the Channel Islands, pairs talented year 12 students with a […]

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