Careers Fair at Ravensbourne School

Careers Fair at Ravensbourne School

Ravensbourne School organised an exceptional Careers Fair aimed at empowering its students by exposing them to various career opportunities. The event, held on 27 June 2023, welcomed esteemed representatives from renowned organisations such as Bromley FC, Bluewater, Fernham Homes, Davis Woolfe, Tony McKewon, Personal Trainer, and Microsoft, who shared valuable insights and presented exciting prospects to the enthusiastic young audience.

The school's auditorium was abuzz with anticipation as students eagerly awaited the start of the Careers Fair. School staff started the fair by talking about the  importance of exploring diverse career paths and encouraged the students to make the most of the unique opportunity presented to them.  Bromley FC, the local football club talked about the different roles within the football industry, including coaching, marketing, and sports science. Students were captivated as the club shared success stories of individuals who started their careers at a grassroots level and rose to prominence within the club.

Bluewater, one of the largest retail and leisure destinations in Europe showcased the myriad of career possibilities available within their organisation, ranging from customer service and marketing to event management and facilities operations. They also highlighted their commitment to sustainability and community involvement, leaving the students inspired to make a positive impact through their future careers.
Fernham Homes, a reputable property development company, demonstrated the exciting opportunities within the construction industry. They explained the various roles involved in building and designing homes, from architects and engineers to project managers and sales executives. The students were encouraged to consider the prospects within this ever-growing sector, which plays a crucial role in shaping the local community.

Davis Woolfe, a leading law firm, presented an engaging session on the legal profession. Their team of solicitors shed light on the different areas of law, including corporate, criminal, and family law. They discussed the necessary skills and qualifications required to pursue a career in the legal field, providing invaluable guidance for aspiring lawyers among the students.

Microsoft the global technology leader showcased the exciting possibilities within the field of technology and innovation. Students were introduced to cutting-edge advancements such as artificial intelligence, virtual reality, and cloud computing. Microsoft representatives also discussed the range of career paths available within the company, including software development, data science, and cybersecurity.  The event concluded with a lively Q&A session, allowing students to interact with the presenters and seek further guidance.

The Careers Fair at Ravensbourne School proved to be an overwhelming success, empowering students with knowledge, inspiration, and a clearer vision of their future career paths.  With the valuable insights gained from the Careers Fair, the students of Ravensbourne School are now equipped to embark on their journey towards successful and fulfilling careers in various industries.