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Summer Internships in STEM-Related Careers 

Live & Online For Ages 15-18
August 2020: Investment Banking. Medicine. Engineering. Psychology. Computer Science. Architecture. Entrepreneurship.
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ScapeGroup is offering an online work experience programme for year 10 students set up through Scape with many of our larger employers. It is a 5-day programme starting in May. A digital route to showing just how amazing a career in construction can be.

They have partnered with Class of Your OwnLearn Live and EDT (Engineering Development Trust) to introduce your class to the myriad of career pathways available, the excitement of real project delivery and the satisfaction gained from helping to create something that will both serve the community and leave a lasting legacy on the landscape.

What's more, every participant will secure a recognised accreditation to put onto their CV.  Click below for more details. 

STEM Careers

Calling all Year 12 students interested in a STEM career, the FREE In2scienceUK program.

ExxonMobile Apprenticeships

Click on the downloadable PDF on the left for lots more information.

Opportunities in both mechanical and electrical pathways.
You will gain and learn skills you can use throughout your working career, wherever that maybe. Click the button below to apply.


As a Mechanical Technician, you will be responsible for mechanical repairs, fault diagnosis and the preventative maintenance of a wide range of rotating and specialised mechanical equipment, such as: 

  • Pumps, Extruders, Gearboxes and Granulators

Electrical Technicians are responsible for the control & safety of all electrical-powered equipment within the plant, diagnosing faults and maintaining anything from low voltage systems to 11,000 volt switchgears, including:

  • Switch motors, Robots, Actuators, Power Distribution Systems, Generators, Control Gear and Alarm/Lighting Circuits


As well as the qualifications you will earn with an ExxonMobil Apprenticeship, there are many other significant benefits. You will not only be working your way to an extensive list of qualifications but you will also be paid apprenticeship pay rates. What’s more, college courses, travel expenses and examination fees are paid for. You will also be eligible to join the Company Share Plan and the NEST pension scheme (if aged 22 and over).

  • Starting Salary of £15,000
  • Salary increase every year
  • College travel expenses, courses and examinations are paid for by the company
  • Company Share Plan
  • NEST pension scheme (22+)
  • Access to our on-site gym

ABP Apprenticeships

Associated British Ports are now open for apprenticeship applications to any pupils interested in a career in the Maritime/Ports industry in your area! ABP have four Engineering programs running across our ports in South Wales offering a rare opportunity for school-leavers to gain unique experience in a fast-paced, busy port.

* Mechanical Apprentices to be based at our Newport port
* Plant Fitter Apprentice
* Electrician Apprentice in Cardiff
* Plant Fitter Apprentice in Swansea.

Throughout the apprenticeship program, apprentices will learn how to maintain the safety, integrity and effective operation of various types of plant and equipment commonly found across ABP’s ports and terminals.  The programme will focus on the relevant engineering aspects to the type of apprenticeship and will cover the operational requirements of modern, integrated, engineered plant and services (plant & equipment). 

Apprentices will be responsible for the quality of their own work and possibly others’, ensuring tasks are completed safely, meets stakeholder quality, time and budget requirements, whilst maintaining the efficient running of plant and equipment.

For more information go to the ABP website or use the links below. 

Click on this booklet on the left for more information about a career at ABP.

Careers at Rolls Royce...

As a leading power systems provider, we have a fundamental role to play in meeting the environmental and societal opportunities and challenges that the world faces. Join us and you’ll contribute to our long-standing commitment to reducing the environmental impact of our products, services and manufacturing activities.

Our ability to deliver excellence efficiently and ethically is down to our highly skilled and professional workforce, and our future employees. We’re continually developing our employee base, ensuring we have the right skills for our business today and the right capabilities to continue innovating long into the future. Discover more about how we make an impact

Before you apply - some fascinating LMI Information regarding working with Rolls Royce and Engineering on the link below gives you the opportunity to research several different career choices people have chosen within the company.

Volunteering Network Value Based Health Care ABUHB

Within Value Based Health Care we are currently looking to accommodate sixth form students who are looking to enter the Health Care profession, with opportunities of volunteering within our services across Aneurin Bevan University Health Board.

The volunteering would be around 3-4 hours per week to observe and/or support within a clinic environment. We are hoping to provide students with experience within a clinical setting, opportunities to support their bedside manner and help with mixing with clinicians in the work environment.

We as a team are looking for opportunities to promote our service, and encourage students to look into volunteering within the Value Based Health Care department.


Lauren Watkins
Programme Assistant VBHC | Rhaglen Gynorthwyol VBHC
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