As part of St Paul’s Way Trust School’s robust careers programme, and in line with Gatsby Benchmark 6, all students will take part in work experience in both Year 10 and Year 12. Our students have previously gained placements at: Morgan Stanley, NHS, Queen Mary University of London and Bank of America. Students are supported in their work experience journey by industry experts and corporate volunteers. Students are supported in their work experience journey by industry experts and corporate volunteers.
Our work experience programme aims to:
- Prepare students for the transition to, and demands of, the world of work
- Inspire students by providing insight into a range of careers available
- Support students to build transferrable skills and realise their full potential
Virtual Work Experience 2021
Year 12: 22nd February – 26th February 2021
Year 10 (X Band): 12th April – 16th April 2021
Year 10 (Y Band): 14th June – 18th June 2021
This year, in light of current circumstances, Education Business Partnership will be hosting a Virtual Work Experience Week which will be run as industry themed days with interaction from relevant employers such as, Canary Wharf Group PLC, Aspen, Numberly and Brainlabs. We are extremely delighted that we are able to continue to offer the work experience opportunity to our students virtually. Examples of sessions that will happen on the day include: Interview tasks, workplace tasks, volunteer engagement and more.
The industry areas may include:
- Construction, Architecture and Engineering
- Law, Business and Finance
- Retail and Hospitality
- Creative Media