National Apprenticeship Week at North Kent College

We’ve got an exciting and comprehensive list of events planned for National Apprenticeship Week – 5th to 9th March. In fact it’s so full we’re starting the week before!

If you need to know more about how apprenticeships work, whether they could be for you or the details of how to apply, then why not join us at one of the following events?:

Wednesday 28 February

NKC Student’s Questionnaire - Both Campuses in the canteen 12-2pm.
Current students - let us know what you do know, don’t know, and need to know about apprenticeships – our Careers Advisers will hold sessions to answer all these over the next 2 weeks – maybe they you can help find your next move.

Thursday 1st March

Kent County Council’s Made in Kent Apprentice Event, Osterberg Sports Centre, Dartford Campus 9am-3.30pm.
Meet the employer, take part in interviews, see live vacancies and learn more about apprenticeships. Open to local schools, partners and networks, plus NKC students. Book online at www.apprenticekent.com

Monday 5th March

Lee Stafford Academy Apprentice Event, The Lee Stafford Academy, Gravesend Campus, 3-6pm.
For both potential apprentices and employers. (Both salons wishing to employ apprentices and current Apprentice employers) To pre-register for this event- book here.

Tuesday 6th March

NKC students Pop up Apprentice Event, Canteen, Dartford Campus 12-2pm.
Current students - come and ask as many questions as you’d like about apprenticeships! Live vacancies, information, progression routes and how to apply.

Wednesday 7th March

Kent Choices Live, Woodville Halls Theatre, Gravesend.
Open to all local schools, NKC is attending KCC’s annual event to showcase apprenticeship routes and further education post 16. See you there.
  

Thursday 8th March

NKC students Pop up Apprentice Event, Canteen, Gravesend Campus 12-2pm.
Current students - come and ask as many questions as you’d like about apprenticeships! Live vacancies, information, progression routes and how to apply.

Friday 9th March

By invitation only- Employer Business Breakfast –  Construction, engineering, maritime, motor vehicle and catering apprentice employers – join us at our Business Breakfast to learn everything you need to know about employing an apprentice. If you are interested in attending then please email sarahwest@northkent.ac.uk to access the private booking link. 

Monday 12th March

Bexley Apprentice Event, Bexley Civic Centre.
NKC will be joining local employers and training providers to talk to school leavers and the general public about apprenticeships. See you there.


NKC students – look out for workshops and 1-2-1 sessions on interview techniques, CV writing, general advice and employability about apprenticeships during this period – speak to our Careers Advisers in the LTCs about coming along.