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 Accountants A P Robinson & Co Association of Taxation Technicians Autism Plus
Avant Skills Academy BAE Systems Bishop Grosseteste University Bosch Rexroth
British Army British Heart Foundation Careers @ Drax Care Plus Grop
Castle Employment City Health Care Partnership CIC Culture and Creative Partnerships CU Scarborough
Derwent Training Association DFDS East Riding of Yorkshire Council Engie
EY  Forrester Boyd Chartered Accountants Franklin Sixth Form College HETA
Hull City Council – Work Experience Hull York Medical School Humberside Police Job Centre Plus
John Leggott College JTL Training Kaplan Financial KCOM
Leeds Beckett University Manchester Metropolitan University NAVIGO Nestlé Academy
North East Lincolnshire Council North Lincolnshire Council North Yorkshire County Council ONGO
Orsted Pepperells Solicitors Phillips 66 RB (Reckitt Benckiser)
Renewable Energy Systems (RES) Royal Air Force Royal Fleet Auxillary RSM
Scarborough Borough Council Scarborough Sixth Form College Scunthorpe United – NCS
Sheffield Hallam University Ship Safe Training Group Ltd (SSTG) Smailes Goldie Group Stephen Joseph Theatre
Technical Absorbents Tech Week Humber The University of Law University of Hull
University of Lincoln University of Oxford University of Sheffield University of York
Wilberforce Sixth Form College Wilkin Chapman LLP WiME Wren Kitchens
Wyke Sixth Form College YH Training Services Ltd YIPIYAP