Lochaber High School, Camaghael, Fort William, Inverness-shire. PH33 7ND Tel. 01397 702512
On Friday 31 August Lochaber High School hosted another very successful Careers Fair. Over 300 S4-6 LHS pupils attended the event along with students from Kilchuimen Academy, Mallaig High School and West Highland College. More than 40 businesses/organisations attended the event - providing pupils with information about a variety of employment, apprenticeship, graduate and scholarship opportunities.
Special thanks to:
Lochaber Housing Association, BSW Timber, Glensanda Aggregates, West Highland College /University of the Highlands and Islands, Fergusons Transport and Shipping, Marine Harvest, Liberty British Aluminium, The Outward Bound Centre, SSE, Voluntary Action Lochaber, Women’s Aid, Lochaber Hope, Scottish Water, National Trust for Scotland, Robertson Construction, The Forestry Commission, The Isles of Glencoe and Ballachulish Hotels, Highland Council, The Lovat Hotel, Ben Nevis Distillery, High Life Highland, M and S Dental Practice, Balfour Beatty, Careers Ready Programme (Offshore Apprenticeships), SAAS Funding Awareness Team, Nevis Range, Army, Royal Air Force, Royal Navy, Police Scotland, Scottish Ambulance Service, Scottish Fire and Rescue Service, NHS (Nursing/Midwifery/Physiotherapy/Occupational Health), CITB, The Underwater Centre, Developing the Young Workforce and Skills Development Scotland.
Pupil feedback on the event has been extremely positive.
Thank you to Skills Development Scotland and Developing the Young Workforce for the resources they created to help prepare pupils for the event and to Mr Beagent for organising and coordinating the fair.