Supporting people of all ages in their jobs or careers


Next week is National Careers and National Apprenticeship Week.

Central Beds Council will provide information at several events.

There will be an apprenticeship roadshow at ASDA in Biggleswade on Monday from 10am to 2pm.

Also on Monday there will be a careers display and assembly for students at Sandy Upper School.

Students at Samuel Whitbread Academy in Shefford can listen to lunchtime speakers talk about career options on Tuesday, Year 10 students will have sessions about Careers in the Modern World on Wednesday and Ampthill business, Lockheed Martin, will hold ‘Raspberry Pi’ sessions on the same day.

On Thursday Vision Path will be launched at the school.

There will be an information event for students at Ivel Valley Special School on Thursday.

Adults can phone the council on 08081 003140 for face-to-face careers advice and guidance.

Central Beds Council leader Councillor James Jamieson said: “These are big decisions, whether you’re young or older, and we want to be able to support people to make the best choices possible.”