23 February 2018

Try Buzz here

We are going to use:

Plickers here
Kahoot here
Polleverywhere here

The SDS website can be accessed here
My World of Work can accessed here

Our school services
Guide to Careers Services in Schools for parents

Local Service Delivery.
Presentation here

Career Management Skills

SDS Buzz Groupwork

Buzz short for Kings Manor

Direction is important here

Here’s what 14 year old students think of learning languages here

Some resources you can use:
MWOW here
Planitplus here
Degree level careers with languages here
SCILT here

Adult Nursing at Dundee

Good morning,

I am emailing to inform you that the University of Dundee has additional places available for Adult Nursing for September 2018 start. This course is now open on UCAS, please click here or below:

https://digital.ucas.com/courses/details?coursePrimaryId=199e6d91-14d7-d15e-f8ee-8b5fe529e01c&courseOptionId=5ef1780b-9cc1-0ceb-87f1-4d88afe6bf5a

For further details about the course please here or go to:
https://www.dundee.ac.uk/study/ug/nursing/?c=adult+nursing+(tayside+campus)

Could you please pass this on to any pupils interested in starting a Nursing degree in September 2018 who have not already applied.

Please email contactus@dundee.ac.uk if you have any queries.

Costa Coffee North Berwick vacancies

Costa Coffee are opening a new store in North Berwick, Market Place on the 8th March 2018.
They are looking to recruit for 2 Full time Supervisors Staff and up to 7 Barista Staff – Full Time/Part Time Hours with flexible working patterns available. Full Time Hours in Costa are 35 hours per week – all positions are contracted. Part Time Barista roles can be minimum of 5 hours up to 20 hours.
Barista role can involve serving coffee, taking orders, maintaining stock levels and encouraging customer feedback.
No experience required for Barista as full in house training will be provided – They are looking for customers who have a passion for customer service, ability to multi task and a willingness to learn
Open to all age groups.
Shop hours still to be confirmed but expected to be from 8am – 6:30pm with extended opening hours during the summer
Wage Rates 7:50 per hour, after training £7.70 per hour
Supervisor Rates – paid at Living Wage
Successful candidates would be expected to be taken on around 2 weeks before opening date for training which would take place at a local store. Training is all paid employment
Application Process – Online Only
Apply online – www.costacareers.co.uk
Click on Join us at the top right of the screen
In Job Search type in 493242 this will then take client to the Barista and Supervisor Positions and then candidates then click on Apply Now
Candidates must have email address and CV to go through the recruitment process.
During the application it will ask a series of questions before asking the customer where they would like to work
Type in North Berwick or EH39 4JF
Once actioned it will then ask about availability
Candidates should select the options suitable for them which will then go on and ask 4 scenarios with multiple choice questions which will last around 20 minutes
From here it will ask for references (optional at this stage before then going on to completing an equality survey
Clients will then save and submit

Developing the Young Workforce (DYW)

Developing the Young Workforce (DYW) supports better connections between industry and education so your child(ren) can be informed and inspired about careers and the world of work.

Through DYW Industry and education work together to bring the curriculum to life so young people can relate their learning in school and college to skills and careers, supporting them to be better informed about subject choices and next steps on leaving school.

DYW Edinburgh, Midlothian and East Lothian would like to understand parent/carer views to identify if they you feel equipped in supporting your child(ren) through these stages and decisions while at school.

The survey should take between 2-3 minutes to complete.
Thank you,
Team DYW

You can complete the short questionnaire here

North Berwick Area vacancies

Aldi North Berwick vacancy here

Childcare apprentice here

North Berwick Golf Club various opportunities
NBGC

Scottish Seabird Centre here

Merryhatton Garden Centre here

North Berwick Fry Requires Counter and Waiting staff
North Berwick Fry – North Berwick
Part-time
Requires Counter and Waiting staff
Traditional established Family Fish Restaurant with Take Away
Must have smart appearance, experience not essential
Hours to suit, Days,weekends and Evenings
Part time,good hourly rate
Apply for this here

Costa Coffee vacancies in North Berwick here

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