National Careers Week To support our young people, we look for and share opportunities that may help them with their next steps. From summer courses, work experience to further educational avenues to shape their future careers. Below are a few courses and organisations that could be helpful for you or your child. If you have suggestions of your own that could help others, please contact us on [email protected] Bursaries - Debate Chamber – courses are for students who want to push back the boundaries of their knowledge, or who are curious about the ways in which their knowledge can be applied to the real world to help shape the future. Virtual work experience - why it might help your child stand out (theparentsguideto.co.uk) - provides young people with the opportunity to gain experience in the workplace, develop their skills, boost their employability and explore new industries and job roles. Explore Work Experience - Youth Employment UK - is an independent, not for profit social enterprise founded in 2012 to tackle youth unemployment. About | Creative Access – is a social enterprise, unrivalled in diverse recruitment, training and inclusion ( Opportunities | Creative Access) Exeter ) Kick Start Your STEM Career | In2scienceUK - The In2scienceUK programme offering Year 12 students the chance to gain real-world experience, expert insights and practical support to help kickstart your career pathway into an area of science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) Sutton Trust - runs academic sessions, social activities, information about university, the opportunity to meet other participants and the chance to engage with current students. We hope you find this information helpful.