DYW – Career Opportunities

27/10/20 Work Experience

All pupils are encouraged to take advantage of career related work experience opportunities during their last year in school. This presentation has been prepared by Ellie H and Eidane M who are ambassadors for Uptree.

Uptree Presentation


14/05/19 South Lanarkshire Schools to New College Lanarkshire’s Creative Showcase 2019


30/04/19 Foundation Apprenticeships
30/04/19 Volvo Apprentice Vacancies

16/04/19 Modern Apprenticeship Opportunity
HSBC in Hamilton are recruiting again for 12 Providing Financial Services Modern Apprentices. Anyone over 16 who is interested please see your pupil support teacher.Click here to view the HSBC Job Spec 2019

25/03/19 Smile Scene Dentist
Smile Scene Dentists are looking to recruit 2 trainee dental nurses. They have dentists in Hamilton, Blantyre and Cambuslang.

Qualities they are looking for are:

• Well mannered, well presented and sensible
• National 5s are desirable but not necessary

Anyone interested should send a cover letter and CV to cc@smilescene.co.uk


21/03/19 Arnold Clark Apprenticeship Opportunities
Arnold Clark are currently recruiting for apprentices in our area, anyone interested should click the following link:

20/03/19 Accelerate Strathclyde University Programme
S4/5 Pupils interested in studying Chemistry, Computer Science, Electronic and Electrical Engineering, Product Design and Law have the fantastic opportunity to attend a week long programme Monday 24th to Friday 28th June at Strathclyde University.

Through a series of group activities you will find out more about the career you are interested in following.

For more information please see Mrs Neil or use the following link:


20/03/19 Chest, Heart, Stroke Scotland
‘Chest, Heart, Stroke Scotland’ is about to open a new boutique charity shop in Strathaven. The charity helps many people every year and rely on and appreciate volunteers and donations from the public so much.

They are looking for volunteers to help at the Strathaven shop. This might be of interest to pupils who are 16 or older. Anyone interested should pop into the shop to make a note of interest.