Through this page we will provide careers news and resources, Careers Coordinator Mrs J Power
Oaklands College Open Events:
St Albans Campus:
- Saturday 29th January, 10am - 2pm
- Tuesday 8th February, 5pm - 8pm
Welwyn Garden City Campus:
- Wednesday 2nd February, 5pm - 8pm
- Saturday 5th February, 10am - 2pm
These open events give students the opportunity to meet the course tutors, tour the campuses, find out more about the course content and overall get a feel for what college life is like. For more information and to register please visit:
Engineering Scholarships and Courses
Money and budgeting
- Young Enterprise money and budgeting resources
- UCAS virtual tours
Virtual employer encounters and work experience
Springpod is a careers platform through which students can experience the world of work and university before they apply.
They have teamed up with some top UK employers such as Airbus, Nestle and The NHS to provide virtual work experience opportunities this summer.
The programmes are free of charge and work experiences are available in a variety of employment sectors, including: Engineering, Finance & Accountancy, Teaching, Journalism, Law, Psychology, Veterinary, Politics, Graphic Design, etc.
BAM Contrust UK are hosting a construction-based virtual work experience opportunity to take place during the summer holidays 2021.
The programme takes place during the week, 26 – 30 July and is delivered by BAM Construct UK in partnership with Speakers For Schools.
Student registration deadline is 1 July 2021.