Prospects in the City provide specialist opportunities for young people to gain direct insight into a multitude of careers that exist in the City of London and the City of Leeds.
Young people and education professionals can attend interactive walks, seminars, briefings and experience of work placements aimed at motivating, informing and raising aspirations. Working with an elite range of employers Prospects in the City opportunities provide young people with unique access into the inner workings of the City of London and Leeds.
Year 6 students from Cobourg Primary School in Southwark took part in an inspiring visit to Eversheds City law firm last week, as part of the City Careers Open House programme. Students took part in an interactive presentation from a senior partner at the firm and especially enjoyed the tour around the office, visiting lawyers at their desks, the staff restaurant, the post room and the print room where students got to make their very own spiral bound A4 notebook! One student commented, “The tour was my favourite part of the day! I got to go all around the building, to the print room and I saw a lot of lawyers”, another said “I loved talking with Anthony the lawyer and getting to make our very own booklets!”
A fantastic group of year 6 students and parents from Surrey Square Primary School visited Eversheds law firm this week. The students participated in a presentation about the many different career paths in the City and a talk from one of the firm’s Partners on what it is to be a lawyer and work… Continue reading
Two groups of students took part in the Gabbitas in the City, Careers in Practice events over the October half-term.
The first 2 day course covered aspects of the medical profession. The sessions offer Year 11 and 13 students real experience with real professionals, and included workshops on university application procedures and how… Continue reading
Prospects in the City ran the first City Careers Open House event for a group of Year 6 students, parents and teachers from Immanuel and St Andrews Primary School in Streatham Vale. They visited international law firm, Latham and Watkins, in the heart of the City of London.
The group had a presentation from… Continue reading
Ucas have compiled a list of the 10 most overused opening sentences in personal statements. Whatever you do, don’t begin yours with any of these…
1. I am currently studying a BTEC National Diploma in … (used 464 times)
2. From a young age I have always been interested in … (309 times)… Continue reading
Careers in Practice courses offer students aged 15 – 18 years a fantastic two-day opportunity during the school holidays to gain access to City employers.
Students will learn first hand about finance, medical, law or media careers by visiting some of the City’s tops companies and institutions and hearing from leading professionals… Continue reading
London College of Beauty are working in partnership with Prospects Services Ltd to identify year 10 students who are interested in a career in beauty.
You are invited to bring your year 10 students to the College to:
- tour the fantastic state of the art
The recent Gabbitas City Summer School was a great success! 40 students from across London came to learn about the many finance, law and media career options available in the City of London. Visiting companies such as The Bank of England, Bloomberg, The Old Bailey, Lloyds of London, The London Metal Exchange and many more, students heard… Continue reading
Join us on this unique opportunity to visit and hear from some of the top instituions in the City of London. LLoyd’s of London, Bloomberg, The Old Bailey amongst them - last two days to register!… Continue reading
The ICMA Centre, University of Reading, is hosting a new trading competition in its world class trading rooms for students in year 12 who are considering a career in finance or international trading. It is running Tuesday 10 July 2012, 9.30am – 3.00pm (lunch provided) and… Continue reading