Richard Challoner School

Work Experience Opportunities

Please see below for information about Face-to-face and Virtual Work Experience Opportunities...

Deloitte Virtual Events


Engineering opportunities

Are you thinking about pursuing a career in Engineering? Are you looking for work experience during half-term? 


Fancy working on real world engineering problems like reducing city congestion, helping NASA land a rover on Mars, or creating software to help produce offshore wind energy? A career in Engineering with a billion-pound technology company, this event could get you there. 


Make sure you don’t miss out on this amazing work experience day on Tuesday 25th October from 9am-5pm (virtually via Zoom). Huge employers will be joining us this half-term to tell you all about their career opportunities and give you some hands-on experience during interactive workshops. 


We have some of the country’s TOP engineering firms joining us, to give you real insight into working on the frontline of modern engineering advances, including: the UK’s largest airline British Airways, FTSE 100 property developer Berkeley, Global defence engineering specialists Babcock, Global Civil engineering firm Mott Macdonald, and Spectris the precision instrumentation and controls specialists. 


It doesn’t matter if you’re interested in civil, electrical, software, defence or any other branch of engineering, all will be discussed throughout the course of the day! 

This event will give you direct access to some of the companies at the forefront of the ever-evolving engineering world. Not only will we hear from some of the UK’s leading professionals sharing insider tips on how to begin your career, but there will also be opportunity to ask them your burning questions.


This event will be hugely popular, so please don’t delay signing up! Click this link to sign up now: 


Are you interested in a career in Business, Accounting or Finance

If you dream of a career with a global, billion-pound audit, accounting and consulting firm like Mazars, or maybe working for one of the Big 4 - then you don’t want to miss out on this event!


During the upcoming half-term holiday, you have the opportunity to join us for a multi-employer work experience day on Monday 24th October from 9am-5pm (virtually via Zoom). 


Do you fancy hearing from top professionals from companies including the ‘Big 4’ on how to get started in your career? These HUGE firms that will be joining us, including PwC and KPMG, have worked with some of the most high-profile brands in the world, including Walt Disney and Pepsico! 


This event will not only give you incredible insight into what a career in Business, Accounting or Finance can look like, but will also give you hands-on experience during interactive workshops and sessions.


Some of the biggest and most influential Finance and Accounting firms will be joining us including MazarsCIMAGrant ThorntonPwC, KPMG & CIMA. Don’t worry if you aren’t sure what area of Business, Finance or Accounting you’d like to go into, it will all be covered in this work-experience day! This is going to be a hugely popular and informative event so don’t hesitate sign up! 


Application Link:


Key details:

  • Half-term work experience day on Monday 24th Oct 9am-5pm
  • Join us from anywhere in the country via Zoom 
  • Fast track opportunities to further in-person events this year
  • Certificate of attendance for your CV
  • Insider tips from some of the UK’s greatest Business, Finance and Accounting firms
  • Exciting prize giveaways on the day

    Are you interested in a career in the fast-paced industry of Technology? 
    If you would love an insight into what life at a FTSE100 multinational telecommunications company is like, or want insider tips from a top professional at a billion pound global IT consulting firm, this is the opportunity for you!
    We are hosting a multi-employer work experience day on Wednesday 26th October from 9am-4pm, virtually via Zoom.
    We have some global tech giants joining us, including: World Wide Technology - one of the USA’s largest minority owned Tech firms, who boast some of the best diversity and inclusion projects; BT the FTSE 100 telecommunications company; global IT consulting firm Capgemini, Big 4 professional services firm PwC and $9billion turnover insurance firm WTW.
    If you’re interested in hearing more about the different careers in the digital and technology industry, and want to engage with some top businesses during interactive workshops be sure to sign up. 


    Click the link here:

    Key Details:
    Half-term work experience day on Wednesday 26th Oct 9am-4pm
    Join us from anywhere in the country via Zoom
    Fast track opportunities to further in-person events this year
    Certificate of attendance for your CV
    Insider tips from some of the UK’s greatest Business, Finance and Accounting firms
    Exciting prize giveaways on the day

    Technology is without a doubt one of the fastest growing and most lucrative industries in the world with new advancements and innovation constantly occurring. With that comes plenty of exciting career opportunities