Upcoming Live Broadcasts- Free from Speakers for Schools

Upcoming Live Broadcasts- Free from Speakers for Schools

  • June 23, 2022

Here is the upcoming live broadcasts schedule. Live broadcasts are a great way for students to hear directly from leading figures from a range of industries, and have the opportunity to ask questions via a moderated Q&A. Please feel free to share with your staff and

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Year 10 University Experience

Year 10 University Experience

  • June 22, 2022

  On Thursday 16th June, nearly fifty of our Year 10 students spent the day soaking up academic life at Bournemouth University. Through stimulating and interactive sessions led by undergraduate ambassadors, students learned all about the world of university, including insights into accommodation, student support and

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Next Gen Nursing Workshop

Next Gen Nursing Workshop

  • May 6, 2022

On Wednesday, Year 10 & 11 students considering a career in nursing were invited to take part in an informative insight workshop with NHS England. The workshop looked to dispel and debunk the myths about the sector and inform young people about the amazing opportunities that

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Robotics Workshop with Bournemouth University

Robotics Workshop with Bournemouth University

  • April 29, 2022

Year 8 students participated in a Robotics workshop with Bournemouth University today.  The session combined design, engineering and programming with team work and problem solving skills. Students worked in small teams to program and customise LEGO® EV3 robots to complete a series of tasks. This workshop

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Annual Careers Fair 2022

Annual Careers Fair 2022

  • March 22, 2022

On Thursday 10th March the Purbeck School hosted our annual Careers Fair after 2 years of restrictions! The students were extremely positive about the day and are now doing further research and thinking about their future careers.   The event was well attended by local Employers,

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Apprenticeship Fair – Y11, Y12 & Y13

Apprenticeship Fair – Y11, Y12 & Y13

  • February 16, 2022

Dear Parent / Carer As part of our careers programme, we endeavour to offer a wide range of opportunities and experiences that allow students to research pathways that are open to them after their GCSE or A Level studies. We work closely with employers, as well

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Burns Price Foundation – Change-Makers Initiative

Burns Price Foundation – Change-Makers Initiative

  • July 9, 2021

Student Grant for STEAM Last year an initiative launched in collaboration with the Burns Price Foundation to give access to £100 starter grants to young people aged 11-19 to work on STEAM (science, tech, engineering, art, math) related projects that help them gain new skills and

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Virtual Next Generation NHS Nursing Workshop

Virtual Next Generation NHS Nursing Workshop

  • May 25, 2021

Recently a group of Year 10 students took part in a virtual Next Generation NHS Nursing Workshop.  Students had the chance to find out more about the amazing opportunities that being a nurse can offer, as well as meeting nurses currently on the Covd-19 frontline.  Students

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National Careers Week: Mathematics

National Careers Week: Mathematics

  • March 1, 2021

This week is National Careers Week. Most jobs and careers will need you to use maths in some way and it’s particularly useful in job families like accountancy, banking and finance, management, environmental sciences, construction, engineering and manufacturing, medical technology, and science and research. If you want

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