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News Flash!!!! St Joseph's Careers Event with Careers Wales 2020.

World of Work Careers Event at SJHS: January 30th, 2020

Careers Wales and St Joseph's RC High School invite you to an amazing market-style careers event at the school.

9am-10am 10am-11am 11.20am-12.20pm 12.20pm-1.20pm
Year 9 Year 10 Year 11 Sixth Form



Parents will be invited to attend to accompany their child during their relevant allocated school year time slot.


  • Higher Education, University and Apprenticeship Opportunities.
  • This will be a market-style event taking place in the main school hall and main stage area
  • Students will be encouraged to ask questions to the employers regarding your role within the company, Career Opportunities, career progression within the attending companies and entry qualifications required for the various roles,  among others.

Watch this space for further information on companies and opportunities available on the day.

University and Apprenticeship Fair, March 2020

Careers Wales would like to invite your Year 10, 11 and 6th Form pupils and parents to next year’s popular ‘Apprenticeships Work’ career fair.

Taking place at Cardiff City Hall on Friday 6th March 2020 from 10am to 6pm and open to High Schools in Cardiff, Vale of Glamorgan and now Bridgend, RCT, Merthyr, Caerphilly and Newport too. Parents are welcome to attend from 2:30pm. There will be ‘Introduction to Apprenticeships’ presentations on arrival to prepare pupils for their visit, sector-specific workshops taking place in break-out rooms throughout the day and Apprenticeship Discussion Panels for schools in the day and parents in the afternoon.

  • This will be the fourth year we’ve held the event, with 60+ employers attending with Apprenticeships at all levels.
  • Pupils leaving school will be able to meet employers with live Apprenticeship opportunities with September 2020 start dates.
  • Pupils remaining in school will be able to gather information on Apprenticeships and Higher/Degree Level Apprenticeships from local employers.
  • Current Apprentices from a huge range of sectors will be present for pupils to meet.

More information on the day and how to register to follow, please feel free to get in touch if you’d like information sooner. We hope your pupils, teachers and parents will be able to attend.

Exhibitors Attending So Far:

Network Rail

GE Aviation Cardiff Council Sedgwick


Vale of Glamorgan Council ITV Wales General Dynamics Engineering

Poeton Aeronautical Engineering

Capgemini IT The Urdd The NHS

Lloyds Banking

Hilton Hotel Deloitte The Royal Navy

The Royal Airforce

CGI PWC South Wales Police


Ministry of Justice Jurys Inn Randstad

United Living

Y Prentis Construction Apprenticeships Motorpoint Arena Cardiff & Vale College

ACT Apprenticeship training

Cardiff City
FC Sport Training
TSW University of South Wales

Sgil Cymru Creative Industry Apprenticeships

ALS Training Haddon Equestrian & Animal Care Apprenticeships