2017 - 2018
Tuesday 12th September
Ed Rolfe, an Alumni of Lingfield College will be here to talk to students about university life, what it takes to get in and how to survive. Ed will also be talking about his application to Sandhurst, what inspired him to apply and what he is looking forward to in a career in the Army.
Tuesday 19th September
Are you interested in taking a gap year? Matt Latimer from GAP360 will be joining us to talk about what it would involve, how to include some voluntary work to boost your CV and how best to use your experiences to get a job once you return.
Tuesday 26th September
Cathy Tabbert from Burnett Global Education will be here to talk about Overseas Hospitality Degrees. Specifically, she will talk about their International Hospitality Management Degree Programmes where students learn aspects of Law, Economics, Finance & Revenue, Marketing, Human Resources, Entrepreneurship and Leadership in Universities across the world.
Tuesday 3rd October
Marianna Campanaro will be here to talk about Nestle’s Fast Start Programme. This is a Higher Level Apprenticeship programme that includes a FULLY FUNDED DEGREE, paid work experience and a job offer. Anyone who is considering a career in Marketing, HR or Sales should attend as these are the three main areas you will gain experience.
Thursday 12th October (Pink day)
Kreena from Coppa Feel will cover her personal story dealing with Breast Cancer, how the charity and company was set up - breast cancer facts and myths; signs and symptoms, the work of CoppaFeel! It will also tell students how to start self-checking and guidance on how to self-check.
Friday 10th November
George Booth, who is a Partner at Pinsent Masons (an International Law Firm), will be talking to students about a Career in Law and the range of Apprenticeship and Graduate opportunities within the firm.
Friday 17th November
Andrew Bowley, MD of Nomura, a global Japanese Investment Bank will be talking to students about the opportunities for a career in Banking.
Tuesday 5th December
Nicola Anderson from Thales (who are leaders in Aerospace, Space, Defence, Security & Transportation), will be joining us to talk about career opportunities within Thales and how to apply for their apprenticeship and graduate programmes.
Please click here for a list of talks from 2016 - 2017