25th March, 4-7pm

PROGRESSION: On Thursday 25th March we will be taking part in the Venn group Virtual Careers & Progression Evening. A fantastic FREE event for students to join, along with parents/guardians. Visit virtual exhibition stands, hosted by local employers and university representatives, there will also be the opportunity to participate in careers, degree apprenticeships and university admissions talks. You can also visit our stand and ask us questions about Life at Wilberforce.
We’ll have over 80 exhibitors attending (see the list at the foot of this page) and keep checking our daily Instagram page for profiles on who’s attending so make sure you follow us at @wilbercareers
How to visit:

How the event will look:When you first join:

You’ll be able to scroll to view all booths, or select from the A-Z list.
You’ll also be able to visit the Auditorium where you can access any of the ten talks taking place.
  • You’ll be invited to take a two minute survey about the event and automatically be entered into a prize draw to win one of five £50 Amazon vouchers!
  • Join the ‘Scavenger Hunt’ to locate slices of pizza in different areas of the fair- earn points the more you collect, and those with the highest points will win £25 a Dominos voucher!  
  • Add any resources you like such as videos, leaflets and brochures to your online ‘swag bag’ and these will be emailed to you after the event
  • Some exhibitors will be advertising current and upcoming vacancies
                                           Exhibitors include:
360 Chartered AccountantsA P Robinson & CoAssociation of Taxation TechniciansAutism Plus
Avant Skills AcademyBAE SystemsBishop Grosseteste UniversityBosch Rexroth
British ArmyBritish Heart FoundationCareers @ DraxCare Plus Grop
Castle EmploymentCity Health Care Partnership CICCulture and Creative PartnershipsCU Scarborough
Derwent Training AssociationDFDSEast Riding of Yorkshire CouncilEngie
EY Forrester Boyd Chartered AccountantsFranklin Sixth Form CollegeHETA
Hull City Council – Work ExperienceHull York Medical SchoolHumberside PoliceJob Centre Plus
John Leggott CollegeJTL TrainingKaplan FinancialKCOM
Leeds Beckett UniversityManchester Metropolitan UniversityNAVIGONestlé Academy
North East Lincolnshire CouncilNorth Lincolnshire CouncilNorth Yorkshire County CouncilONGO
OrstedPepperells SolicitorsPhillips 66RB (Reckitt Benckiser)
Renewable Energy Systems (RES)Royal Air ForceRoyal Fleet AuxillaryRSM
Scarborough Borough CouncilScarborough Sixth Form CollegeScunthorpe United – NCS
Sheffield Hallam UniversityShip Safe Training Group Ltd (SSTG)Smailes Goldie GroupStephen Joseph Theatre
Technical AbsorbentsTech Week HumberThe University of LawUniversity of Hull
University of LincolnUniversity of OxfordUniversity of SheffieldUniversity of York
Wilberforce Sixth Form CollegeWilkin Chapman LLPWiMEWren Kitchens
Wyke Sixth Form CollegeYH Training Services LtdYIPIYAP