Careers calendar

Events and key dates for the coming months. Get out and about to discover more about the options out there. And don’t worry if you can’t always be there in person – you can often catch up with key talks and events online.

If you’d like us to include your event, then please get in touch.

January 2020

Choosing your GCSE options? See our guide to making the right choices for you.

February 2020

3-7 February 2020: National Apprenticeship Week
This year’s theme is Look Beyond’ and will celebrate the diversity and value of apprenticeships #NAW2020 #LookBeyond

11 February 2020: Safer Internet Day
Helping children and young people stay safe online.

March 2020

2-7 March 2020: National Careers Week
Careers events and activities across the UK.

4-5 March 2020: SkillsHumber, Bonus Arena, Hull
Careers event bringing young people face-to-face with employers, training providers, colleges, universities and professional bodies.

6-15 March 2020: British Science Week
Events across the UK celebrating science, technology, engineering and maths.

11-12 March 2020: SkillsSouthWest, Plymouth Pavilions, Plymouth
Careers event bringing young people face-to-face with employers, training providers, colleges, universities and professional bodies.

11-14 March 2020: Big Bang Fair, the NEC, Birmingham
The Big Bang UK Young Scientists & Engineers Fair celebrates science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) for young people.

25-26 March 2020: SkillsNorthWest, EventCity, Manchester
Careers event bringing young people face-to-face with employers, training providers, colleges, universities and professional bodies.

April 2020

With exam season around the corner, get on track with our revision guide.

Want to make the most of your summer? See our tips for planning your holidays now.

29 April 2020: Talent Fest 2020, Clarendon Centre, Brighton
FREE jobs fair showcasing the best job opportunities and companies from Brighton and beyond in digital, creative and tech.

May 2020

Exam season starts – see our exam guide for helpful hints and tips.

18-24 May: Learning at Work Week
Special events to mark the importance of learning and development in the workplace. This year’s theme is Learning Journies.

June 2020

1-7 June 2020: Volunteers’ Week
Recognising the contribution of volunteers #VolunteersWeek. See our volunteering guide for ideas on volunteering.

23 June: International Women in Engineering Day
Raising the profile of women engineers and encouraging more people to consider engineering as a profession. #INWED20

Finishing school? Explore options and ideas with our guide What next after your GCSEs?

July 2020

No summer plans? Check out our guide to Finding a summer job.

August 2020

4 August: Scottish Qualification Awards results day

13 August: A-level results day

20 August: GCSE results day