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30-07-2018 - 10-08-2018

10 consecutive days for year 9 students from Canvey Island and Thurrock to broaden horizons and build on essential skills for life. The Education Vacation will include a range of sporting activities, workplace visits with interactions with a range of professionals in various fields.

09-07-2018 8:30 am -3:00 pm

Epping St John's School, Bury Ln, Epping CM16 5JB, UK

A full day of enrichment for year 9's at Epping St. John School. The day will include workshops and information from Mat Rozier, Edge View Hotel and Positively Mad.

Sport Science Summer School
08-07-2018 9:30 am - 12-07-2018 5:30 pm

8th - 12th July 2018, University of Essex, Colchester. Year 12 Join us for a Science Summer School. Four day residential course at The University of Essex focused on all things Sports Science. Students will work with academics in Sports Therapy, Physiotherapy, Performance & Coaching and Exercise Science. You’ll live like an undergraduate student in university halls, cooking, socialising and engaging in lots of exciting activity.

06-07-2018 9:00 am -3:00 pm

Stubbers Activity Centre. A celebration day out for the whole of year 10 from Castle View School - a day of bonding, team building and motivation for the next academic year.

Change Your World
05-07-2018 10:00 am -2:30 am

You can CHANGE YOUR WORLDWith Make Happen / Colchester Zoo on Thursday 5th July 2018

Help your Year 10 students change their world with Make Happen at Colchester Zoo. Join us for a full day of interactive talks and activities focusing on climate change, conservation and global health where students can discover how they might solve some of the world’s biggest challenges…

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04-07-2018 8:30 am -4:00 pm

New Rickstones Academy, Conrad Rd, Witham CM8 2SD, UK

A rotational workshop with a careers progression theme, to give the students a wider understanding of careers and HE provision available to them.

27-06-2018 9:00 am -10:30 am

The Cornelius Vermuyden School, Dinant Ave, Canvey Island SS8 9QS, UK. Years 9 and 10 will experience a presentation on careers in hospitality as well as the HE routes available to them - they will play an interactive hotel manager game - great fun!

Routes Into Teaching
19-06-2018 4:00 pm -6:00 pm

EDUCATION – a career worth learning about. A Make Happen event, aiming to raise aspirations of young people. Looking to help recruitment of teachers in the primary sector. Experts from local SCITT providers and Universities will be joining to speak to you about your different options and routes available to get in to teaching.

Everyone has the right to be the best they can. Our website will give you the inspiration and information you need to decide your future career path. Make sure you check out our Events - there is something for everyone and not only do they help develop your skills, they're also great fun.

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