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Years 12 and 13 Speakers for Schools Virtual Work Experience

Virtual work experience opportunities from Speakers for Schools. Students can apply to participate in any placements which are of interest. Please apply as soon as possible to have the best chance of success. 

Please note that a full list of placements is available to review via this link or click here to sign in, search and apply.

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CMS Law Scholarships Programme

At CMS, we believe that a career in law should be open to everyone. To realise the full potential of our offering, we are committed to attracting and developing a new generation of the brightest and most creative legal minds. Now in its 10th year, we are offering up to 10 Scholarships winners from across the UK:

  •  £2500 for each year of their degree course
  • Mentoring support with their university applications
  • Support from one of our graduate trainees
  • Paid work experience at CMS during the holidays

Background to CMS

CMS is the sixth largest law firm in the world and has recently been named no 26 in 100 Best Employers for Graduates at the 2020 National Undergraduate Employability Awards. As well as supporting students in their university applications, the Law Scholarships scheme offers students a chance to develop a relationship with us and start their journey into the legal profession. 

We also offer legal Work Experience and Apprenticeship opportunities – to find out more, please visit our Early Talent website.

Who can apply?

Scholarships are aimed at academically high-achieving students (predicted ABB at A-Level) who will be the first generation in their family to go to university. There are also certain financial criteria that students need to meet and full details of these can be found in the attached Scholarships brochure. We believe that right now it is more important than ever for firms like CMS to support these students to have the best chance to fulfil their aspirations.

What are the next steps?

To be considered for a Scholarship, students will need to enter our essay-writing competition, closing on 30 June 2021. Students will need to write 750 to 1000 words in answer to one of these two questions:

1)    “It is fair to place restrictions on those who refuse vaccines.” Do you agree?

2)    Are all forms of protest legitimate?

You can find full details of the scheme and how to apply.

We regularly post about our opportunities on social media and would encourage students who are interested to follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and LinkedIn.

If you have any questions, please get in touch via email:

Work Experience Opportunity with Herts & West Essex Health (NHS) & Social Care Academy

Virtual Work Experience available to students delivered by the Herts & West Essex Health (NHS) & Social Care Academy, this is an exciting multi day work experience that will provide detailed insight into a wide range of skills and careers that are on offer in our National Health Service.

There are still spaces available for young people aged between 15 and 19 and the VWEX opportunity will meet Gatsby Benchmark 5 and 6 criteria.

Follow this link to view the VWEX opportunity

Virtual Work Experience with Pearson Business School

Wednesday 7th and Thursday 8th July 2021 12:00 to 16:00

Looking for work experience in Business? You may be interested in Pearson Business School’s FREE Virtual Work Experience event.

Students will have the opportunity to work with companies including IBM, Bloomberg, L’Oréal, Pearson and the BBC, to boost their employability, build new skills, meet new contacts and start expanding their professional network.

The programme will be packed with helpful talks, insightful challenges and Q&A sessions, so you can get the best advice from people working in industry today.

This is an exciting opportunity for students to boost the impact their CV will have on future employers. A FREE event tailored to help students land their first job.

Book Now!




@johnwarnersch - December 17
We would like to wish all our pupils, staff, parents/carers, governors and friends of The John Warner School a very merry Christmas and a happy New Year. We look forward to seeing you all in 2022.
@johnwarnersch - December 14
Congratulations to Jake Evans in Year 8 who competed in the Premier League Christmas Truce Tournament for Tottenham Hotspur over the weekend. Unfortunately, teams from Germany, Belgium & France were unable to attend but Jake’s Spurs team won the Premier League tournament.
@johnwarnersch - December 9
Wicked Trip This week the Music department took 20 Year 10-13 music students to see Wicked the musical in London. The GCSE students are studying this as part of their Music exam. It was truly wicked and all had a great time!
@johnwarnersch - December 9
Reminder: Christmas Jumper Day - Friday 10th December All proceeds are going to their chosen house charities Herts Young Homeless & Asthma UK. This event is open to EVERYONE in the school. Staff included 🎅 £1 to join in, we can’t wait to see all those festive jumpers.
@johnwarnersch - December 6
Hoddesdon Festival of Carols Our Sixth Form music students performed at the Hoddesdon Festival of Carols in the Town Centre last Friday. Pupils performed brilliantly and were great ambassadors for the school.
@johnwarnersch - November 30
BROXBOURNE FOODBANK Helping local people in crisis Please collect non-perishable items and hand to your form tutor. Not required - Feminine hygiene - Dried pasta - Baked beans Thank you
@johnwarnersch - November 29
Huge congratulations to Year 9 student Ellie Reeves who won 'Young Cadet of the Year' at the St John’s Ambulance Cadets Annual Awards Ceremony. Well done Ellie!
@johnwarnersch - November 25
You’re welcome. It was lovely to have here
@johnwarnersch - November 5
Sixth Form Open Evening - Thursday 11th November 2021, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
@johnwarnersch - October 18
Wear it Pink! On Friday 22nd October, we will be wearing pink, raising money and helping to make life-saving breast cancer research and life-changing care happen. Students are invited to wear one item of pink to show their support in exchange for a donation.
@johnwarnersch - October 8
We're looking for a teacher of Mathematics to join our Maths faculty in January.
@johnwarnersch - September 28
We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and inspiring teacher of Languages (French and Spanish). For further details and application please see
@johnwarnersch - September 28
We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and teacher of Business Studies to deliver lessons in our modern specialist Business School. For further details and application please see
@johnwarnersch - September 22
Congratulations on your awesome performance today for against . We're so proud 👏
@johnwarnersch - September 21
The John Warner School Open Evening - Wednesday 22nd September, 6:00pm - 9:00pm. Headteacher speeches at 6pm, 7pm & 8pm. We look forward to welcoming you all.
@johnwarnersch - September 16
Mr Scott presented Year 10 music students with their Bronze Arts Award for the exceptional projects they completed last year with Miss Tucker (also pictured).
@johnwarnersch - September 10
Year 7 Introductory Parents' Evening It was wonderful to meet so many of our new parents and pupils in person last night for our first major on-site event since March 2020. Please follow the link to access copies of Mr Scott's presentation and handout.
@johnwarnersch - September 10
Former student, Meghan Lucken is starring in Mamma Mia in Queensland, Australia - brilliant!
@johnwarnersch - September 6
Congratulations to ex-student, Steven Bowyer, who makes his debut as a professional director with the play, Fishcat, which will be performed at in London between 14th and 18th September.
@johnwarnersch - July 14
Sports Day 2021 A fantastic day was had by all, here are some action photos of the day. A big well done to all the competitors.