College & Employer Open Evening

April 8, 2019

Time for the next move? Are you looking to change career or considering returning to study? Perhaps your kids are thinking about what they want to do once they leave school? Whatever your reason coming along to NESCol’s upcoming open evening is a good move for ideas, inspiration and to find out about employment opportunities.

NESCol’s Fraserburgh Campus is holding a combined College and Employer Open Evening on Thursday 25th April from 4.00 to 7.00pm. College lecturing teams and over 35 employers and exhibitors will be on hand to provide career advice, talk through suitable courses, university options plus discuss future job opportunities and current vacancies.

The evening is ideal for school leavers, parents, those reviewing their job prospects or looking to learn a new skill.

To date, over 35 regional employers will be exhibiting alongside College lecturers from Art & Design; Business & Management; Care; Computing; Engineering, English for Speakers of Other Languages; Hair, Beauty & Complementary Therapies; Learning Opportunities; Maritime; Music, Drama & Creative Media; Professional Cookery & Hospitality; Science; Social Sciences and Sport & Fitness.

Director of Learning Robin McGregor comments, “We look forward to welcoming everyone to our open evening. We are very fortunate to have such an impressive campus here in Fraserburgh, providing our students with the opportunity to learn using the latest technology in state–of–the–art workshops and classrooms. Once again we have had terrific support from businesses across the region and it is encouraging to see some new companies attending for the first time.”

Exhibitors attending the event to date are: Aberdeen Foyer; Aberdeenshire Council; Aberness Care Ltd; ACE Winches; AJT Engineering Ltd; ARR Craib Transport Limited; Barratt North Scotland; British Army; Clyde Marine Training; Duncan and Todd Group; Enable; EnerMech Ltd; EY; Genesis Personnel; Gray & Adams; Hiretech Limited; Johnston Carmichael LLP; Moray East Offshore Windfarm; Police Scotland; Raeburn Healthcare; Real Life Options; Robert Gordon University; Royal Air Force; Schlumberger Oilfield UK Plc; Score Group Plc; Scotia Homes Ltd; Scottish Maritime Academy; Scottish Prison Service; Sentinel Marine; Shell UK Limited (Engineering Scheme); Skills Development Scotland (SDS); SNIPEF Training Services Ltd; Social Security Scotland; Sparrows Offshore Services Ltd; Student Awards Agency Scotland (SAAS); TechnipFMC; Thistle Seafoods and University of Aberdeen.

College staff will be available to offer advice and discuss the options available to support career aspirations across full & part–time courses, flexible home study options and modern apprenticeships. The Student Advice & Support Team will also be available to answer questions.

For more information and for an up to date exhibitor listing go online at or call 01346 586138. No pre–registration is required.