Following on from last year's Showcase attended by over 1000 pupils during the day from across London, you are invited to bring a group of up to 30 students to one or more the sessions where City Livery Companies will be showcasing the wide cross-section of industries, trades and professions they represent.
18th - 19th June 2019
In light of recent terror attacks in the UK, the Court of the Drapers Company last year decided to affiliate with an emergency service most closely associated with these tragic events. The British Transport Police (BTP) have been at the very forefront of such incidents (e.g. London Bridge, Manchester Arena) and were delighted to be asked to become one of the Company's Service affiliates in the summer last year.
13th May 2019
How do we educate young people for tomorrow's world of work? Developing the partnership between Livery Companies and schools.
15th March 2019
Helping Teenagers Prepare for the Workplace.
20th June 2018
Schools are invited to bring a group of up to 30 pupils to this dynamic and vibrant event aimed to signpost students to a broad range of career paths and job opportunities across many disciplines which will appeal to students of all abilities and ambitions.
6th February 2018
The annual conference for secondary school Headteachers will take place at Staple Inn Hall. The theme is 'Apprenticeships: Their place in the modern world' with presentations by the Lord Mayor and Baroness Wolf of Dulwich as well as time for round table discussions.
7th July 2017
30 students (Year 9) from the Royal Docks Community School enjoyed a morning hearing about a wide range of possible careers involving “water”.
23rd June 2017
What a great day, 30 very diverse livery companies attracting great interest from around 600 students (mainly 15/16 year olds) from over 30 schools.
20th March 2017
The Worshipful Company of Barbers played host to 120 school children from 12 inner city schools across London for a most entertaining and informative careers event held in the beautiful Barber Surgeons Hall.
24th February 2017
The Lord Mayor will be holding his annual Gresham Event at 6pm on 13 February 2017 at the Guildhall Library. The Lord Mayor will be talking about the history of apprenticeships and their relevance to the future - and how they can rise to the challenges of modern education...
13th February 2017
100 delegates met to hear key note speeches from the Lord Mayor, Sheriff Charles Bowman, Liverymen and head teachers. Break out discussion sessions enabled delegates to consider how Livery Companies can help schools prepare students for work...
9th June 2016
Apprentices and professionals, Liverymen and students mingled today at Guildlhall where over 30 widely differing career paths were showcased. Over 600 students from 25 schools across London were able to chat to shipwrights and saddlemakers, computer technologists and medical students...
15th March 2016