What’s on at Skills Scotland Edinburgh 2019

SKILLS SCOTLAND EDINBURGH WILL BE A JAM-PACKED EVENT FULL OF INTERACTIVE, INSPIRING AND INFORMATIVE ACTIVITIES.

THE EVENT WILL FEATURE HANDS-ON DEMONSTRATIONS WITH INDUSTRY EXPERTS AT THE READY TO OFFER FREE INSIGHT AND IMPARTIAL ADVICE.

WE ENCOURAGE OUR ATTENDEES TO VISIT AS MANY STANDS AS POSSIBLE AND TALK TO THE DIFFERENT ORGANISATIONS EXHIBITING.

THIS IS YOUR OPPORTUNITY TO FIND OUT MORE ABOUT
WHAT THE FUTURE HAS TO OFFER YOU.

 

 

GET SKILLED STANDS

Get Skilled stands offer in-depth knowledge about certain industries. You can discover new talents and try a variety of different skills when you get hands-on with a Get Skilled activity.

Experts are always on hand to help as you learn something new and try work-based skills; the aim is to ensure each Get Skilled stand represents a different career sector so we can promote as wide a range as possible to you, the visitors.

 

APPRENTICESHIP THEATRE

The Apprenticeship Theatre offers a full programme of exhibitor led seminars promoting apprenticeship options for students. Sessions will have a limited number of spaces and booked groups will be given priority to attend.

 

Tuesday 13 November
TimeCompanyTitleDescription
17:15 – 17:35SDS
17:45 – 18:05Open University
18:15 – 18:35
Wednesday 14 November
TimeCompanyTitleDescription
10:00 – 10:20SDS
10:45 – 11:05Scottish GovernmentModern Apprenticeships and The Scottish Government“The Devolved Government for Scotland has a range of responsibilities including: health, education, justice, rural affairs, housing & environment. Business Administration job roles vary, but can include booking meetings, organising travel, using electronic filing & finance systems, dealing with stakeholders, managing diaries, ordering stationery, answering phones and responding to emails.
11:30 – 11:50Charles River LaboratoriesApprenticeship STEMinarScience experiment
12:15 – 12:35LeonardoThe Apprenticeship JourneyLeonardo offers 7 different Apprenticeship routes, both Modern & Graduate. Our Apprentices describe their journey from application, through recruitment, to employment and their experiences in the business and at college/university. Highlighting the reasons why they chose an Apprenticeship, what they have learned so far and their plans for the future.
12:55 – 13:15Fife College
13:35 – 13:55

 

LIVE OPPORTUNITIES BOARD

The Live Opportunities Board aims to provide you with the chance to find out about current vacancies available to you in your region.

Exhibitors use this board to post job vacancies, volunteer opportunities, traineeships, apprenticeship schemes and any other opportunities.

Ensure you take a look so that if any interest you, you also have the chance to speak to the organisation face-to-face at the event and find out all you can about the role.

This is a great way to get ahead of the competition, so don’t forget to take a look!

 

ACTIVITIES ON STANDS

Keep checking back here nearer the event for more information on the interactive activities that will be available at Skills Scotland Edinburgh.