Virtual Platforms

With the nature of the COVID-19 outbreak, information and advice about careers is changing and many students are unable to have experiences with employers and employees (Gatsby Benchmark 5), gain experiences of the workplace (Gatsby Benchmark 6) and have Encounters with Further and Higher Education (Gatsby Benchmark 7) . Please see below some useful links to organisations that are providing virtual experiences. It will give a young person a unique opportunity to gain knowledge and essential skills about their future.

Virtual platforms for Work Experience:

Other useful platforms:

Barclays virtual work skills
Live & interactive careers talks
Videos featuring real people talking about their careers
Skillsbuilder apprentice experience – Business
Skillsbuilder apprentice experience – Construction
Skillsbuilder apprentice experience – Marketing
Inspiring the Future Career Chats virtual session
Careers Box – Day in the life of different careers
Careers Pilot – Video resources
Virtual Careers Fair in law
Medical virtual work experience
NHS virtual reality experience
Allied Health live webinar
Jacobs Virtual work experience
Natwest Dream Bigger female-only weekly workshops
10-minute author challenge
Find a mentor for A-level students
Pathway webinar sign-up
PWC employability skills toolkit
Working in Parliament sessions
Stemmettes Online Sessions
Observe GP
British Airways virtual experience
PWC Virtual Career Events
Virtual WXP
Industrial Cadets WXP
EY Virtual Internship – Deadline for applications 20/05
Founders 4 Schools