Avonbourne Academy is committed to ensuring that their students have experience of the world of work and would welcome any support from local businesses. 

Please contact hilary.pether@avonbourneacademy.org.uk

We would appreciate support from local employers with the following:

  • Notification on any apprenticeship vacancies
  • Work experience or work shadowing opportunities for our year 12 students
  • Businesses to speak in assemblies on value of STEM or STEM careers.
  • Sixth Form vocational courses (Hospitality, Health and Social Care, Business and Sport) are always looking to engage with businesses to speak to classes as need real life understanding, presentations, scenario-based activities or demonstrations.

Please complete this short form if you are an employer and are interested in working with Careers at Avonbourne.

If you have been involved in any of our careers activities and supported students then we would love to have your feedback, so that we can continually improve our programme. Please email hilary.pether@avonbourneacademy.org.uk

Careers Events at Avonbourne Academy

Year 9 Employers Meet and Greet

If you are interested in supporting with this exciting Y9 event which takes place over four days from 26th to 29th June, please complete this short form.  Employers Meet and Greet at Avonbourne Academy (office.com)

Avonbourne Business Breakfast

Our first ever business breakfast took place in January 2023 the slides can be found here 

Our next business breakfast will be scheduled in the summer term please look here for further updates.


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