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An Introduction to the World of Actuarial Science

Are you someone who is really interested in Math? Did someone recommend you pursue actuarial science because you love numbers? Does actuarial science sound like a good fit for your Math qualifications?

Let’s start with the most commonly asked question in this industry: What is actuarial science?

I am sure you’ll be able to find the answer to that question from Google so let me give you my personal answer to this question.

Mind the Gap (Year)

New research reveals how a gap year can positively impact your CV

With graduate jobs becoming more difficult to secure, people may think that a gap year straight after university will subsequently mean a gap in your CV – but new research shows that this may not be the case.

Architectural Exchange Programme

Effective collaboration

Our Architectural Exchange Programme provides an opportunity for our engineers to spend one or two weeks on secondment at an architectural practice – in return we provide the chance for architecture graduates to spend similar time on secondment at Hoare Lea.

Josh – Trainee Engineer

What did you study at College?

At Sixth Form College I studied Product Design, Business Economics and English Media – not a typical Engineer’s A levels!

What is it about Engineering that interests you?

Engineering is a very broad term, but for me it has to be the problem solving and finding ways around a particular constraint. As well as the satisfaction of producing a quality design, getting recognition for it, and then watching it take shape on site.

Why did you choose to join Hoare Lea?

Fashion Retail Academy Open Day

MID-WEEK OPEN EVENINGSMid-Week Open Evenings start with a presentation in the lecture theatre at 5:30pm. Our tutors will be available after the presentation to answer any questions you may have. You will also have the chance to take a tour of the building. Our Mid-Week Open Evenings vary by level, so make sure that you check the evening you register for is the correct level.APPLY ON THE DAYIf you didn’t apply prior to the Open Day you will have a chance apply on the day in our computer suite.

Getting a great job without a degree

In spite of what many people will tell you, the truth is that you don’t always need to go to university to land a good job. Whilst there are many great jobs that of course can be accessed by going to university, there are also a great number of well-paid and rewarding jobs that don’t require a degree and that won’t require you to rack up a debt of in excess of £40,000 (the average debt a university student now leaves with) to get there.

Royal Air Force Flies High in National Apprenticeship Awards

The Royal Air Force celebrate at the National Apprenticeship Awards, as they were presented with an award and included in the prestigious Top 100 Apprenticeship Employers List.

Air Vice Marshal Warren James attended with two recently qualified apprentices, Senior Aircraftwoman Lauren and Leading Aircraftman Andrew, to collect the award in the Macro Employer category (for employers with 5000 + personnel).

Got what it takes to join the next generation of Sports Coaches?

Got what it takes to join the next generation of Sports Coaches?

‘Good players need talent, but they also need good coaches.’

Sports coaching and education is a great way to express your passion for sport, whilst making a difference within your community.

Following BBC Sport’s checklist, highlighting just some characteristics of a good coach, we began exploring exactly what it takes to join the next generation of professional sports coaches and educators.