Richard Challoner School

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Career days insights


The schedule is as follows:


Performing Arts Career Day - Saturday 30th September 2023

Medicine Career Day - Saturday 7th October 2023

Midwifery Career Day - Saturday 21st October 2023

Dentistry Career Day - Saturday 28th October 2023

Business Career Day - Sunday 5th November 2023

Psychology Career Day - Saturday 11th November 2023

Architect Career Day - Saturday 18th November 2023

Vet Career Day - Saturday 25th November 2023

Law Career Day - Saturday 2nd December 2023

Computer Science Career Day - Saturday 9th December 2023


Students can visit to join a session in their field of interest and will receive a certificate at the end of the day confirming their work experience.





We are really excited to share details on our upcoming in person event with The NHS on 7th December 5pm – 7.30pm. The event is for Year 11 – 13 Students, Parents & Teachers in Kingston and Richmond.


Please see the information below to share with your network, please find attached the following:

  1. Parent Letter to email out to your Parent/carer Network.
  2. Student Poster to share and display around school for your Year 11 – 13 students.


Thursday 7th December 2023 | 17:00-19:30

Careers in the NHS & Employability Skills – Kingston and Richmond.

Are you a student, teacher, or parent in Kingston and Richmond?

Then come to this in person insight event to learn more about what a career in the NHS could look like for you!

What will the event include?

  • You will get to learn about all the different careers there are in the NHS – South West London.
  • You will also get to learn about the routes into the NHS – University, apprenticeships, training schemes you name it we have the details.
  • Plus, you will learn how to write a CV that stands out.
  • And if that’s not enough you will learn how to ace an interview, with top tips from NHS professionals.
  • And finally, you will get to have all your questions answered in the Q&A.

Event Details:

📍 In person at: Kingston College, Kingston Hall Rd, Kingston upon Thames KT1 2AQ

⏰ 5:00pm-7:30pm

💼 NHS South West London

You must register for a Free Ticket:

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October Workshops career compass


05 Oct: Email Etiquette Class

Your email behaviour has the potential to sabotage your reputation. Learn the do's and don'ts important to consider before hitting 'reply'.


11 Oct: Law Industry Overview

Are you interested in law? Learn about the different types of law from an established lawyer in the city and find out which type of law is the right one for you.


19 Oct: CV Workshop

Your CV is your biggest marketing tool. This workshop will show you how to write a great CV that will stand out.


Please encourage your students to sign up.


EmpowerU Coaching Programme

There are still spaces available on our brand new an exclusive EmpowerU coaching programme. This 6-week transformative programme (run in Oct and Nov) will help your students unleash their untapped potential. 


Please encourage your students to sign up by simply emailing and stating how they think they will benefit from the programme. Deadline: EOD 29th of September. Spaces are limited.



IBM Apprenticeships Webinar! 
Is your child looking to solve some of the world's biggest problems ranging from Artificial Intelligence, to sustainability and data science? If so, you won't want to miss out on this free and interactive insight webinar with IBM. Take part in a Live Q&A session with the recruitment team, go through each step of the application process, and speak directly to current apprentices to learn about life as an IBMer. 

On: 17th October 2023 at 6.30 - 7.30 pm
For: Students and parents of those in years 10 to 13. Career leaders and teachers are encouraged to join.

Book your place today

Meet Dentons: Life as a Solicitor Apprentice at the World's Largest Law Firm
Is your child considering a career in law? Not sure that university is right for them but you don't know much about Solicitor Apprenticeships? Join our free insight webinar with Dentons to find out more about applying, what the programme looks like, and how you will be supported throughout. 

On: 21st November 2023 at 6.30 - 7.15pm
For: Students and parents of those in years 10 to 13. Career leaders and teachers are encouraged to join.

Book your place today

ACCA 'Careers in Business' Expo
ACCA are pleased to bring back “Careers in Business”, the virtual expo, this time in partnership with Success at School!

Throughout the day, your child can take part in multiple live and interactive sessions all about Apprenticeships, University, T-Levels, Careers & Wellbeing and more. 

On: 6th December at 8.30 - 5.30pm
For: Students, parents, and career leaders are encouraged to join. 

Register your interest here!

And here are the latest job opportunities with world-leading companies:

VWG Apprenticeships
Location: Nationwide
Latest opportunities: Customer Service, Parts Sales Executive, Service Technician, Parts Assistant apprenticeships

PwC's Flying Start & School Leaver Programmes
Location: Nationwide
Latest opportunities: Degree Apprenticeship opportunities in Technology, Accountancy & Business Management, School Leaver Programmes available within Tax & Operations

Deloitte Apprenticeship Opportunities
Location: Nationwide
Latest opportunities: Consulting, Business & Financial Advisor, Audit & Assurance, Risk Advisory, Tax Consulting and more! 

IBM Undergraduate University Placement Opportunities
Location: London
Latest opportunities: Technical and Business Consultancy roles open to undergraduate university students in their second year of university. 

And in case you missed it! 

Click the link below to read our newsletters from this week! 

This week's newsletters!

Is your child applying to study at Oxford or Cambridge University or applying for Medicine, Veterinary Medicine/Sciences or Dentistry?
Then, their UCAS deadline is fast approaching! 

Download our FREE Success at School University Guide for helpful tips on how to support them in making a successful application

Download your free copy today! 

Download our 2023/24 Parent & Carer Guide to University!


Royal Holloway Newsletter

October 2023


We have lots of exciting opportunities for your students to get involved in over the next month as well as our offerings below:


Here at Royal Holloway we offer a variety of engaging and interactive talks and workshops to support you and your students. These talks include subjects such as Student Finance, Personal Statement support as well as Making the Most of Year 12 and the UCAS process. A full list of all the talks we provide can be found here. However, if there is a specific talk or workshop you would like us to run please email us directly.


Sessions can be condensed, combined and personalised to suit the needs of your students. These talks and workshops can be delivered in person or virtually, please email to book in a session.