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Careers Zone – What’s new?

Student winner Congratulations to jennybarratt1 who has won this month’s ÂŁ20 voucher for great involvement in the Careers Zone. We’ll be in touch with your teacher to get your prize to you. Another student winner will be announced next month – ASK questions and turn up to the next live CHAT to be in with a chance of winning! Get advice for your future! Over 100 experts have signed up to answer your questions, they’re organised by school subject to help you find people relevant to you. You can post questions to any expert on the site, even when they’re not online! Ask a specific expert on their profile page, or post a more general question on the ASK page and we’ll send it to the right people for you. We’ll email you when your question is answered. Click on the experts below to read more about them & ASK them … Continue reading

Posted on November 22, 2017 by in News | Leave a comment

Careers Zone Live chat – Wednesday 8th November, 1–2.30pm

The next Careers Zone live chat is: Wednesday 8th November  1-2.30pm Chat page: careers.imascientist.org.uk/talk This is a drop-in style chat. It’s open to all students at schools in the zone and all experts who are available. There will be a moderator in the chat at all times to help it run smoothly.   Experts  If you’d like to join all or part of the drop-in chat, please comment below to say so, e.g. ‘Hi, I’ll be there from 1.15 :)’. Please comment by Tuesday 7th November.   Students Check the comments to see which experts are planning to be in the chat. You can comment to let them know you’ll be there too. Be sure to look through these experts’ profiles and log in on Wednesday from 1pm-2.30pm to chat with them live here: careers.imascientist.org.uk/talk Teachers Please support your students in accessing the chat. If you’re bringing a whole class online, comment … Continue reading

Posted on November 6, 2017 by modantony in News | 6 Comments

What’s it like to…

…be a psychologist? How much does a conservationist earn? How do you become a bicycle engineer? What’s it like to help doctors detect cancer earlier? What do I need to study to be a marine biologist? What does a software engineer do? What’s it like to experiment on freezing organs for the future?   Login tomorrow, 12:30-2pm to talk to these experts and more!             How to join in: Go to careers.imascientist.org.uk/talk tomorrow anytime from 12:30-2pm. Login using the card or link your teacher gave you. Lost your login details? That’s easily solved! You can reset your password using your email address, ask your teacher for new details or email us at admin@imascientist.org.uk Students – let the experts know you’re coming by commenting below.

Posted on October 10, 2017 by in News | Leave a comment

What’s been happening in your Careers Zone?

Student winner Congratulations to Le Monke who has won this month’s ÂŁ20 voucher for great involvement in the Careers Zone. We’ll be in touch with your teacher to get your prize to you. Click here to see a question Le Monke asked about microbiology apprenticeships. Another student winner will be announced next month – ASK questions and turn up to the live CHAT to be in with a chance of winning! New experts We’ve now got over 100 experts ready to answer students’ questions. Our new experts include Krishnaa who researches cryogenics (freezing living tissue), Katie, a Senior Spacecraft Engineer and Craig, a Chemist at Wessex Water. Live chat The next live chat is Wednesday 11th October 1pm-2pm. Write it in your planners so you remember to come along. The first 4 experts to confirm they are coming are Amy, Steven, Oliver and Debbie. Click here to keep an eye on other … Continue reading

Posted on October 5, 2017 by in News | Leave a comment