All posts by Mick Burns

Medic event

The Edinburgh University Student Surgical Society is running an free online event for S5 and S6 pupils all about how to get into medical school on 26th of September.
Students can register for this event via our website here:

I would be most grateful if you could please share this with any S5 and S6 pupils at your school who may be interested in attending.

If you have any questions, please let me know

Many thanks

Úna Curran
Marketing Projects and Activities Coordinator
The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
Nicolson Street, Edinburgh EH8 9DW
Direct T +44 (0) 131 527 1701

Vacancy updates

CyberFirst offers students a real choice after A Levels or whilst at University.

A CyberFirst Bursary offers undergraduates £4,000 per year financial assistance and paid cyber security training each summer to help kick start their career in cyber
A CyberFirst Degree Apprenticeship allows undergraduates to earn whilst they learn, ready for a job with GCHQ


Healthcare Support Worker NHS Lothian

Iconic TV chef Gordon Ramsay is currently looking for young people who want to have the adventure of a lifetime to join him for a new show he’s got in the pipeline.

He’s on the hunt for “16-21 year olds who are ready to go on an adventure to an international destination”.

Gordon made the TV casting call on Twitter, and a flyer has also been circulated in Edinburgh Facebook groups.

The Graduate & Apprentice programmes we run are equally as important to closing the skills gap facing the industry. At Colas Rail UK we believe the investment made in training and development is vital to maintaining competitive advantage and we are committed to utilising training and development to ensure that every possible opportunity is available to our staff.