Here you will find links to careers related events.
National Careers week begins on 4 March 2024. For help and advice supporting your child, download a copy of The Parents Guide to NCW2024
ARM have recently announced their Degree Apprenticeship program. This gives students the opportunity to complete a 4 Year Degree Program studying Embedded Electronics Systems Engineering with ARM, whilst studying one day a week at university.
Heidelberg Materials are offering apprenticeships in Engineering, Mining, Extraction and Processing roles. Application closing date is now February 29, 2024.
Princes Trust - Get into Retail training course with BP
Taster day: 5th March
Course dates: 7th March - 15th March
Application deadline: 1st March
Location: Chatham, Maidstone, Westgate
Eligibility criteria: Aged 18 to 30, not in fulltime education or employment
Civil Engineers - Shaping the World!
Learn more about Civil Engineering in this 8 hour online course. Don't forget to download your course completion certificate too!
Local Events to attend
Redrow - Apprenticeship Information Webinar
Thursday 22 February 2024, 6:30pm - VirtualMore Info
Redrow have created a handy Student Employability Guide, download your copy here
Carers & Community Fair
Thursday 22 February 2024, 11:00am - 4:00pm - Green Street Green, Dartford
University of Greenwich Events
STEM twilight lectures - still time to book!
27th and 28th February 2024
Virtual Chemistry Lecture: Tooth Enamel
Take a look closer at the chemistry of this fascinating material and learn how to best look after yours! This lecture will be taking place on Tuesday 27th February at 5-6pm, via Zoom.
Hybrid Maths Lecture: The Maths of 29th February
We’ll explore the fascinating mathematics of leap years and we'll also teach you how to quickly work out in your head the day of the week of any date in history (using a method devised by the great mathematician John Conway).
This lecture will take place both on-campus at the Greenwich Campus and online, on Wednesday 28th February at 5-6pm. Students can choose whether to attend in person or virtually when booking. Location information as well as a map can be found on the booking form.
Our annual mathematics event for schools, Greenwich Maths Time, will take place on Wednesday 26 June 2024, 10:00 – 3:00 at our Greenwich campus. The event is supported by the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications and the Advanced Mathematics Support Programme. There will be a range of workshops and hands-on activities as well as a Treasure Hunt. Students from years 9 to 13 will find activities to excite and inspire them.
We have already confirmed sessions with Rob Eastaway, Aoife Hunt MBE, Takita Bartlett, Robyn Goldsmith, and Maths Explorers and they will be joined by other maths communicators as well as the Greenwich maths team. For further detail and booking, please visit here
Analytical Taster Days (Medway campus)
Analytical Taster Days give year 13 students the opportunity to visit our analytical laboratories on campus, participating in workshops in:
Nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy
High-performance liquid chromatography
Spaces can be booked between 17 – 28 June. Please email FESemail@example.com to book your space.
STEM days - SAVE the DATE
Tuesday 25 June 2024 – Medway campus
Tuesday 9 July 2024 – Greenwich campus
Tuesday 9 July 2024 – Medway campus
Further booking & information to follow.
Chemistry Teacher Day – SAVE the DATE
In collaboration with the STEM Hub, we will be hosting a Chemistry Teachers Day on 6 July 2024 at the Medway campus. Join us to discover new material and methods to teach chemistry/science to engage and inspire children in schools. There will be keynote speakers, workshops, practical lab sessions, and sessions for technical staff that will all count towards CPD.
Further booking & information to follow.
A series of twilight lectures are delivered virtually by academics via Zoom and cover a range of subject areas to complement sixth form or college studies. The lectures also provide an insight into studying these disciplines at degree level. For further details and booking, please visit here
We hold regular Open Days, campus Tours and Offer Holder events at all campuses. Please encourage students to visit us so that they can make the right choices about their future. For further details and information, please visit here