Industry Career Ready Talks

The Career Ready Talks showcase a programme of 15 minute bite-size talks across the two days aimed at young people. Through these talks exhibitors and sponsors will deliver inspirational short presentations or workshops about the industry they work in, informing and preparing young people for the world of work.

Industry Career Ready Talks

Friday 15 November
10:30 – 10:45 British Airways: Emerging talent and apprenticeships
12:00 – 12:15 I See the Difference – healthcare careers that make a difference to peoples lives (College of Podiatry): Lets talk about Allied Health Professions – important specialist careers at the heart of the NHS, which you might not know about…yet!
12:30 – 12:45 Environment Agency: STEM in the environment
13:00 – 13:15 National Grid: Engineering – our green revolution!
13:30 – 13:45 Backstage Careers: Do you know what goes on backstage?
14:00 – 14:15 Property Needs You: An introduction to property and the built environment
14:30 – 14:45 Umbrella Training: Your gateway to a career in hospitality
15:00 – 15:15 University of Hertfordshire: Thinking about a career in science?

Saturday 16 November
10:30 – 10:45 Backstage Careers: Do you know what goes on backstage?
11:00 – 11:15 Property Needs You: An introduction to property and the built environment
11:30 – 11:45 Umbrella Training: Your gateway to a career in hospitality
12:30 – 12:45 University of Hertfordshire: Thinking about a career in science?
13:00 – 13:15 British Airways: Emerging talent and apprenticeships
13:30 – 13:45 I See the Difference – healthcare careers that make a difference to peoples lives (College of Podiatry): Lets talk about Allied Health Professions – important specialist careers at the heart of the NHS, which you might not know about…yet!
14:00 – 14:15 Environment Agency: STEM in the environment
14:30 – 14:45 National Grid: Engineering – our green revolution!

Employability Career Ready Talks

Friday 15 November
10:30 – 10:45 Ambitious about Autism: Making work experience work for you and the ‘Autism Exchange’: Paid work experience for young people with autism
11:00 – 11:15 Environment Agency: Capability interview tips
11:30 – 11:50 Apprenticeship Spotlight Panel: Hosted by the National Apprenticeship Service
12:00 – 12:15 Transport for London: Choosing the right job for you
12:30 – 12:45 University of Salford: Why would university be the right option for you?
13:30 – 13:45 The London Institute of Banking & Finance: Skills for the future
14:00 – 14:15 National Careers Service: How to create a winning CV
14:30 – 14:50 Apprenticeship Spotlight Panel: Hosted by the National Apprenticeship Service
15:00 – 15:15 Belbin GetSet: Top tips for projecting your strengths.

Saturday 16 November
10:30 – 10:45 Fledglink: How to find out if a company is right for you
11:30 – 11:50 Apprenticeship Spotlight Panel: Hosted by the National Apprenticeship Service
12:00 – 12:15 PwC: A parent’s guide to navigating post-18 career options
12:30 – 12:45 Ambitious about Autism: Making work experience work for you and the ‘Autism Exchange’: Paid work experience for young people with autism
13:00 – 13:15 Environment Agency: Capability interview tips
13:30 – 13:45 The London Institute of Banking & Finance: Skills for the future
14:00 – 14:15 Transport for London: Choosing the right job for you
14:30 – 14:50 Apprenticeship Spotlight Panel: Hosted by the National Apprenticeship Service
15:00 – 15:15 University of Salford: Why would university be the right option for you?