Nikki Hutchman

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‘The more people you meet the more options you discover, and the more doors that open to you.’  Nikki from Cockermouth School took part in Dream Placement in 2019 and secured a placement with Mott Macdonald  Now aged 17 she is planning to take a gap year when she finishes her sixth form studies in 2020 before going onto university …

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Ella Batey

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‘You can’t make those choices without knowledge and experience.’ Ella Batey from Nelson Tomlinson School Sixth Form has applied for a degree apprenticeship with Story Homes, and hopes her Dream Placement experience with Story Contracting last year will work in her favour. Ella explains: “My week-long placement with Story opened my eyes to the huge variety of roles available within …

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Thomas Shaw

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‘I want to help other young people develop the qualities that will take them forward’ Tom, now aged 20, is a Dream Placement ambassador having completed a placement with James Fisher Nuclear in 2017.   He went on to become an apprentice design engineer with the company in 2018 after leaving the sixth form at St Benedict’s School, but is now …

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Amy Scott

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‘There are a lot of opportunities within Cumbria which you are not aware of when you are at school.’ A Dream Placement with Cumbria Partnership NHS Foundation Trust proved a turning point for Keswick School sixth former Amy Scott and opened the door to becoming a human resources advisor at the Civil Nuclear Constabulary – the dedicated police force which …