Year 10

Year 10 Opportunities

Experience have just added some new virtual work experience opportunities that are looking for students like you to apply. Apply as soon as possible to give yourself the best chance of securing high quality work experience at a top employer and a boost to your future career aspirations.

  • Date: 24th February 2021
  • Age: 14+
  • Application Deadline: 3rd February 2021

Speakers for Schools have now teamed up with some of the most exciting brands in the UK to give you access to exciting Virtual Work Experience placements, giving you the opportunity to try out industries you are interested in and allow you to gain insights into the reality of work!


New Virtual Work Experience Opportunities Recruiting Now:

  • NHS: Meet the people behind the masks
  • Dates: 29th January 2021.
  • Eligibility: 14 – 19 year olds keen to find out more about a career in the NHS.
  • Application Deadline: 8th January 2021


  • Build Yourself with Wates VWEX
  • Dates: 16th February 2021.
  • Eligibility: 14 – 19 year olds keen to find out more about a career in construction, development, and property services.
  • Application Deadline: 5th February 2021


  • Govia Thameslink Railway – Insight Day
  • Date: 17th February 2021. Sessions will run from 10:00 – 15:00
  • Eligibility: 14 – 19 year olds interested in management and the diverse careers in the railway sector.
  • Application Deadline: 17th  January 2021
  • Start Your Road to Success: AMEY
  • Dates: 15th – 17th  February 2021.
  • Eligibility: Creative 14 – 19 year olds interested in an industry that keeps the country moving.
  • Application Deadline: 22nd January 2021


  • Tesco: Year 10 Technology Department VWEX
  • Dates: 15th – 19th March 2021
  • Eligibility: Year 10 students who are keen to gain insight into Design, UI/UX and product management.
  • Application Deadline: 15th January 2021


  • Communications Agency VWEX with Cicero/AMO
  • Dates: 15th – 19th  February 2021.
  • Eligibility: 15 – 19 year olds interested in a career in digital media, communications, or market research.
  • Application Deadline: 15th January 2021



Apply as soon as possible to have the best chance of success. Opportunities may close early if many applications are received.


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Have you started thinking about your VISION for the future? What are your post-16 options? How will you get there? What career path might you follow?

There are some great opportunities available for you that will help you get ahead of the rest and be prepared!!

GCSEPod are collaborating with Cameron Parker, a renowned motivational speaker for schools and colleges. Check out his free webinars to inspire you to succeed, including practical tips on how to use GCSEPod.

Cameron is due to host two fast paced, high energy student webinars, focusing on working smarter and achieving the optimum study/life balance.

Students can remain anonymous and parents can watch with them as Cameron makes goal setting, study strategies and building confidence seem easily attainable.


Year 10 Revision Guide Information


Year 10 Parent Letter