All students in Years 10 and 12 will have the opportunity to take part in physical or virtual work experience activities. During the Summer Term, students will be expected to spend a week in employment, gaining experience and skills to support decision-making and to inspire them with the opportunities they have.
Year 10 & 12 Work Experience Timeline & Key Dates
Friday 27th January 2023
Year 10 Launch Assembly Self placement paperwork handed out
Monday 13th February 2023
Year 12 Launch Assembly Self placement paperwork handed out
Friday 17th March 2023
Deadline to submit self placement paperwork to Mrs Tunnicliffe All students should source their own work experience placement
Friday 26th May 2023
Students who have not self-placed will be matched to a placement provided by Career Connect and notified.
W/C 19th June 2023
Students to contact their placement to re-confirm
Wednesday 5th July
Deadline for students to contact placement provider
Students are requested to self-place using the guidance provided in the launch assembly and sent to students and parents via Edulink. We have links through The Pledge Partnership to employers in a wide range of sectors to support students with finding placements and both school and Career Connect will give more support to those who, despite their best efforts, have not been able to find an appropriate placement.
Queen's Park High School has access to a National data base containing the Virtual Work Experience placements available for Year 10 - 13 students from employers across the country.
These resources give students access to search, find and apply for virtual work experience placements and inspiring remote insight days with some of the UK's top employers.
Please click on the images below to view all current virtual work experience opportunities.
Sixth Form students should also follow our Queen's Park High School social media accounts and check for information provided via Mrs Prydden and Mrs Watts regarding virtual career events and opportunities during the academic year.
For up to date careers information please follow our designated careers twitter account: @QPHSCareers
Year 12 had fun discovering all the amazing apprenticeship opportunities on offer to them post 18 at the National Apprenticeship Show at the Exhibition Centre in Liverpool today; with companies ranging from Starbucks,Muller, The Army,Royal Navy, Rolls Royce & many more #careers https://t.co/UCbw1U31Yt