Career and Job Fair Events

Future career and job fair events 


Ford & Slater Apprenticeship Open Evening

March 15, 6.00pm-7.30pm, Ford and Slater, Hazel Drive, Leicester LE3 2JG
Ford &Slater are looking for hard-working, enthusiastic young people who would like to come along and find out about their Award Winning Heavy Vehicle Repair DAF Apprenticeship scheme at Ford & Slater – or other apprenticeship schemes they have in Parts Sales, Vehicle Body Repair and Vehicle Paint. For more details contact Parents/carers welcome!


The Big Assembly 2018 –8 March 2018

The ‘Big Assembly’ is a live video stream to thousands of people across the UK wanting to find out more about apprenticeships and career options post 16. You’ll hear from Apprentices and employers who’ll be sharing their stories and inviting questions from a live and virtual audience through this interactive broadcast. Schools, young people, parents, careers advisers and employers are invited at 10.30, on 8 March 2018 to take part!  Please register  on – also follow @bigassembly on twitter


Adults-want to up skill or change career? Apprenticeships are NOT just for young people, recent government changes mean that the majority of the cost of the apprenticeship training is funded for adults! Why not go along to an event and find out more?



Adults, are you looking for work or training, thinking about upskilling or changing career? You can access a free careers guidance interview via the National Careers Service (Futures). Pop into Futures, 82 Charles Street, Leicester LE1 1FB or call 0800 100 900. They also offer bespoke workshops to support employability skills for professionals/graduates. Futures also offer this IAG support through the National Careers Service in Leicestershire at Loughborough, Hinckley, Coalville, Melton, and Market Harborough – please contact your Futures Adviser through the county Job Centres, to book up an appointment.


Adults or young people-looking to start or grow a business? Have a look at or call 0116 366 8487, for free impartial help and support!