Our outreach calendar
We focus our time and effort on proactively organising meaningful opportunities to experience work, rather than reacting to individual requests for work experience.

 

MONTH

ACTIVITY AND APPLICATION PROCESS

TARGET AUDIENCE

LOCATION

OCTOBER 

2019

9th & 10th : Bring it On North East Exhibition of Future Engineers

 

Find out about what engineers do at Northumbrian Water, come and talk to us at our stand

 

Applications open for Run2 Academy’s Shared Summer and Year-Long Placements

 

Northumbrian Water works with some of our major supply chain partners to offer valuable opportunities for undergraduates with an interest in Engineering or the Built Environment to gain insight into a number of different organisations

 

To apply please send your CV, Covering Letter and Vlog (optional) to NWG.academy@nwl.co.uk

 

9 -  14 year olds & teachers

 

 

 

 

 

Undergraduates

Beacon of Light, Sunderland

 

 

 

 

North East England

NOVEMBER

2019

Applications open for Run2 Academy’s Shared Summer and Year-Long Placements

 

To apply please send your CV, Covering Letter and Vlog (optional) to NWG.academy@nwl.co.uk 

 

28th : Rotary Junior Technology Tournament

 

We’re sponsoring this event this year because the technical challenges are focused on water purification. Talk to and work with some of our engineers and learn about what they do every day

 

To get involved please contact the STEM team at RTC North stem@rtcnorth.co.uk or

0191 516440

Undergraduates

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

7 – 11 year old potential engineers

North East England

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sunderland

DECEMBER 2019

Applications open for Run2 Academy’s Shared Summer and Year-Long Placements

 

To apply please send your CV, Covering Letter and Vlog (optional) to NWG.academy@nwl.co.uk 

 

6th : Industry Day with Education Development Trust

 

An opportunity for teachers to find out more about career opportunities and what we do at Northumbrian Water

 

Details to follow about how to get involved

 

9th :  Enterprise Advisers Training with North East Local Enterprise Partnership

Undergraduates

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Teachers

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Enterprise Advisers

North East England

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Darlington

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pity Me, Durham

JANUARY 2020

31st Closing date for Run2 Shared Placements

 

To apply please send your CV, Covering Letter and Vlog (optional) to NWG.academy@nwl.co.uk 

Undergraduates

North East England

FEBRUARY

2020

Teacher Externships with the Edge Foundation

 

An opportunity for teachers to find out more about career opportunities and what we do at Northumbrian Water

 

Details to follow about how to get involved

Teachers

Pity Me, Durham

MARCH

2020

 

 

 

APRIL

2020

 

 

 

MAY

2020

 

 

 

JUNE

2020

Run2 Academy Shared Summer Placements & Shared Year-Long Placements start

 

Opportunities for students with an interest in Engineering or the Build Environment to undertake a 12 week (summer) or 12 month placement with some of the leading companies in the North East of England. You’ll spend time working with Northumbrian Water at our collaborative office in Seaham, Durham and have the opportunity to rotate and gain experience with different companies participating in the programme

Undergraduates

North East England

JULY

2020

1st – 3rd : Work Awareness

 

An opportunity for young people to get a taster of the world of work and of a number of career options here at Northumbrian Water

 

6th – 10th STEAM Activities at the 2020 NWG Innovation Festival

 

A range of workshops and activities using science, technology, engineering, creative and maths skills appropriate for different age groups.  Further details and the opportunity to book places available by 6 January 2020

www.innovationfestival.org/steam 

 

6th – 10th Design Sprints 2020 NWG Innovation Festival

 

Take the opportunity to learn about and experience design thinking whilst coming up with solutions to genuine social, environmental or regional issues.  Further details and the opportunity to book places available by 6th January 2020

www.innovationfestival.org/steam 

 

6th – 10th Volunteer & Experience Work at 2020 NWG Innovation Festival

 

We’ll have further details nearer the time, and anticipate having opportunities to help co-ordinate the young people’s activities and support the running of the full event

www.innovationfestival.org/steam 

 

13th – 17th :  Work Awareness

 

An opportunity for young people to get a taster of the world of work and of a number of career options here at Northumbrian Water

 

20th – 22nd : Work Awareness

 

An opportunity for young people to get a taster of the world of work and of a number of career options here at Essex & Suffolk Water 

 

20th – 22nd : Work Awareness

 

An opportunity for young people to get a taster of the world of work and of a number of career options here at Essex & Suffolk Water

Typically year 10 students

 

 

 

 

 

Year 3 to year 9 students

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Typically 6th form, college and university students

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Typically 6th form, college and university students

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Typically year 10 students

 

 

 

 

 

Typically year 10 students

 

 

 

 

 

Typically year 10 students

Pity Me, Durham

 

 

 

 

 

Gosforth Race Course, Newcastle upon Tyne

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gosforth Race Course, Newcastle upon Tyne

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gosforth Race Course, Newcastle upon Tyne

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pity Me, Durham

 

 

 

 

 

Hanningfield, Chelmsford

 

 

 

 

 

Lowestoft

AUGUST 2020

 

 

 

SEPTEMBER 2020

Skills North East Careers Event

 

Come and talk to us at our stand, find out about working at Northumbrian Water, different roles and apprenticeships

Young people, teachers & parents

 

Metro Arena, Gateshead