Category Archives: Careers

Thnking of College

College as Plan A, B or even C

Are you thinking of leaving school in 4th 5th or 6th year or unsure?
Now is the time to apply to college to secure it as an option just in case your plan A does not work out……
College hopefully will start up after the summer but take the time NOW to apply for this to keep your options open!!!

Please click on the following link for more information

Thinking of College


Interested in studying medicine? Medic Insight Free events for S4 & S5 pupils

Medic Insight Edinburgh is a programme run by Edinburgh University medical students.  The programme is aimed at S4 and S5 pupils who may be interested in a career in medicine, offering them an initial insight into the field and helping them to decide whether they should embark on a programme of study.

The programme is split by year group:

S4 Day Event – Saturday 21 March 2020 at Edinburgh Royal Infirmary
This event will include a morning of talks from medical students and doctors, followed by an afternoon of interactive workshops, designed to provide an initial insight into a career in medicine.
Applications for this event open on Friday 10 January 2020.

S5 Week Event
Week 1:  Monday 15 – Friday 19 June 2020
Week 2:  Monday 22 – Friday 26 June 2020
Both weeks will be held at various sites in Edinburgh and the Lothians.
Applications for this event will open on Monday 17 February and close on Sunday 23 February. 
Applications will be subject to a competitive process, with places allocated following marking the applications and not a first come, first served basis.

Links to applications, and any further updates will be posted on the Medic Insight website and Facebook page.

Medic Insight Edinburgh webpage