THE FORMAL YR 11 WEX PROGRAMME RUNS FROM 24TH JUN


the school has been notified about:


The University of Bristol School of Earth Sciences will be running a week of work experience from Monday 1st July to Friday 5th July, 2019.  We are now inviting applications for the 12 places on the 2019 programme and would like to encourage applications from Schools in the area.  Full details and the application process can be found on the website.


HMRC is offering week long WEX placements. Interested students should email Inglis.Ally@hmrc.gsi.gov.uk


University Hospitals Bristol NHS - the school has been allocated 4 spaces for WEX.  If you are interested in completing your WEX with the NHS you must make a formal application which must be submitted via Mr Mann.  PLEASE NOTE THE WEEK OF THESE PLACEMENTS IS 17TH-21ST JUNE SO YOU MUST BE SURE YOU HAVE COMPLETED ALL GCSE EXAMS TO TAKE UP THIS OFFER.


WEX at Airbus - Airbus is offering a fantastic opportunity for students to gain work experience and help them stand out from the crowd. Length: 4 days, Sites: Filton & Broughton, Ages: 14-19, How to apply - email a CV and a covering letter to workexperience@airbus.com. (include Airbus WEX Broughton or Airbus WEX Filton to the subject line and include preferred dates). Applications open until:  Friday 30 November 2018 for the February half term and Easter dates; Friday 1 March 2019 for the Summer term dates.


Bristol University - A number of different faculties at the University are offering WEX placements, please look at the various opportunities here


Burges Salmon Bright Sparks - Work Experience ProgrammeLaunched in 2013 the Bright Sparks programme allows students to gain skills and experience by participating in workshops and group projects, presenting to business people as well as experiencing life in a busy law firm.  Each summer 24 placements are provided, 12 students per week, aimed at Year 10 to Year 12.  Week 1:  8 - 12th July 2019, Week 2:  15 – 19th July 2019. Students will be required to apply on-line via our website.  The application form will be available on our website at the end of October.  https://www.burges-salmon.com/careers/work-experience/


Kier Constuction - If you are interested in getting WEX in any aspect of the Construction industry please speak to Mr Mann about opportunities at Kier - https://www.kier.co.uk/careers/


Travelling Light Theatre Company have an amazing WEX opportunity.  Please have a look at thier wesbite for full details: http://www.travellinglighttheatre.org.uk/take-part/schools/


St Monica Trust Work Experience Open Evening Event, Thursday 29th November 2018, 4:00 – 6:00pm, Oatley Hall, Cote Lane, Westbury-on-Trym BS9 3UN -   This exciting event will provide students & parents and with an opportunity to learn more about the organisation, gain an overview of the work experience programme and a large group work experience week (TBC) during Summer 2019, the roles that we are able to offer and how students are able to submit an application.


Law Work Experience? Have a look at the PRIME scheme here .  YOu can also find a list of Law firms that offer WEX here


Work Experience with the Army?? There are a number of dates on offer:

28th January – 1st February (7 vacancies)

25th February – 1st March (8 vacancies)

25th – 29th March (12 vacancies)

1-5 April

13-17 May

10-14 June

1-5 July

5-9 August

If you would like more information or to apply for one of these spaces please speak to Mr Mann


 

Knowle West Media Centre - Are you interested in digital media, technology or the arts? Are you looking for a work experience opportunity that will give you a behind-the-scenes insight into the workings of an organisation that brings all three together? Knowle West Media Centre could be the place for you! Please look at their WEX page for more details.

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