Category Archives: Careers

BAE Systems Work Experience Opportunity

BAE Systems is offering work placements, with spaces on the following dates: 16th-20th of September 2019, 18th-22nd of November 2019, 2nd-6th of December 2019, 18th-22nd of May 2020, 15th-19th June 2020.

The placements will run from Monday to Thursday 9am-4pm and Friday 9-12pm.  Students will spend time learning about BAE’s 4 apprentice programmes and the business. They will also spend time in a workshop environment, where they will create and present on a project.

Applications are open until Friday 7th June and can be found here.



DYW Roadshow

We have a number of places available to senior pupils who wish to attend this year’s DYW Jobs Roadshow on Wednesday 6 March at the Corn Exchange in Edinburgh. Pupils will have the opportunities to meet employers advertising live jobs, apprenticeships and intern opportunities across a variety of industries. We have arranged for free travel to and from this event. Pupils who would like to attend should complete this survey by following this link:

Careers Update

Click here to view the latest Modern Apprenticeship opportunities in Edinburgh and the Lothians.

Click here to meet former NBHS pupil James and his colleague Emily – both apprentices with Jaguar Land Rover – and find out more about an engineering apprenticeship with degree level study included.