Introducing the amazing world of Automotive

The High Tide Foundation

Available Between
27
Jul
2021
27
Jul
2021

Have you ever wondered how cars are built? How do all the pieces come together to make the machines we use everyday?

This interactive programme will connect you with impressive local automotive firms where you can discover more about the complex processes and huge industry built around the automotive sector.

You will take part in practical and thought-provoking tasks to help you understand the cars we use every day. From sourcing metals, to putting together the engine to marketing and selling the car you will learn it all! This programme provides an insight into the industry, live and interactive sessions and immersive practical tasks.

While each session is sector-focussed, our one-day insight virtual placements offer insightful interactions and an overview of industries in our region. This structured and automotive-led initiative is delivered entirely live and online, helping you to explore the world of work directly from the classroom. There’s a focus on discovering sectors and raising aspirations, with an emphasis on the varied roles in each industry.

Covering a range of different sectors including Business, Media, Law, Finance, Engineering, Maritime and Automotive, High Tide offers real-life insight into industries across the Tees Valley. Since 2012, our programmes have provided unique and life-enriching experiences that help young people engage with employers, increase understanding and improve skills.

Placement is 10am-3pm

Skills/Experiences You Will Gain:

Decision Making
Understanding how a business operates
Corporate relations
Communication Skills
Goal setting
Problem solving
Professional Etiquette
Time management
Meeting senior executives

Great For Students Who Are:

Hard Working
Ambitious
Responsible
Polite
Capable with numbers
Professional

Candidate Questions

Below are a number of questions which you will need to answer to apply for this opportunity.
1
Which of your skills would you like to improve?