Careers events and schemes

Careers events and schemes

Event Target Group Description
Jersey Skills Show All ages Event run annually by Careers Jersey. You will have an opportunity to informally talk to representatives from various sectors, including finance about their businesses, industries and career opportunities. 
Insight days Year 12-13 and above Free to attend information days for A level students and adults not in education.
Career Open Days All ages Many of our members host Career Open Days. Whether you're an undergraduate, graduate, or ready to change your job/career, Open Career Days give you a chance to  get loads of information about a particular organisation and career options available to help you decide which of them interests you most.

 

Scheme Target Group Description
Life in Finance Year 12 Jersey Finance has created a mutually beneficial scheme that brings A Level students and finance industry professionals together.
Young Enterprise Learn to Earn Programme Year 10 Learn to Earn is a programme designed to help year 10 students understand the relationship between learning and the achievement of personal lifestyle goals.
Young Enterprise Company Programme Year 12 Opportunity for year 12 students from all secondary schools and Highlands College to experience the reality of starting a business, under the guidance of mentors from local organisations. 
Trident work experience Year 10/11 A unique opportunity to experience working life while still at school.
Undergraduate internship schemes Undergraduates Various internship programmes during your university summer holidays.
Advance to Work 16-24 year olds An employment scheme offered for 16 to 24 year olds who are not in full time education. 
Advance Plus Schemes Unemployed adults (aged 20+) Advance Plus is an employment scheme designed to make it easier for you to find a job. For finance sector, it offers training courses in specific areas such as: fund and trust administration and business and office administration. 
Jersey Employment Trust (JET) All ages JET assist people with a disability to prepare, find and maintain employment in Jersey.
Trackers 16-19 years old Apprenticeship Programme - Digital

 

Shadowing Programme Target Group Description
Institute of Directors (IOD) work shadowing scheme Year 12/13 The scheme offers a unique opportunity to ‘shadow’ a director, senior executive or manager in business or industry for one week, usually during the school summer holidays.
Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) work shadowing scheme Year 12 and above The scheme offers a unique opportunity to ‘shadow’ a marketing professional for up to one week, during the school / university holidays.