Career Development

How a 3-month work experience helped me towards my future career

How a 3-month work experience helped me towards my future career

By Janita Pulami Magar I am currently a second year student studying BA Advertising and Marketing at University of Greenwich. Through the business school’s weekly bulletin email, I saw an advert for Empowering Futures, an organisation that helps you partner up with an entrepreneur to help lead a project in […]

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Work Experience

Work Experience

Work experience and how to make the most of it By Vickie Lee Bradford University studying a BSc (Hons) in Health, Wellbeing and Social Care I’m Vickie, 26 years old and an undergrad at Bradford University studying a BSc (Hons) in Health, Wellbeing and Social Care. I volunteer and coordinate […]

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Lord Sainsbury: ‘There’s been too much focus on apprenticeships’

Lord Sainsbury: ‘There’s been too much focus on apprenticeships’

by Stephen Exley for TES Lord Sainsbury, the architect of the Post-16 Skills Plan, talks to TES about qualifications, awarding bodies – and the importance of colleges as well as apprenticeships. The Post-16 Skills Plan, published in July, set out what the government described as the “most significant transformation of post-16 education […]

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