PICTURES: Careers fair looks to inspire pupils

Chambers Career Fair at Boston Grammar School. L-R Computing lecturer at Boston College Gary Chapman-Jones with Joshua Hooper 15, trying a virtural reality head set.
Chambers Career Fair at Boston Grammar School. L-R Computing lecturer at Boston College Gary Chapman-Jones with Joshua Hooper 15, trying a virtural reality head set.

Organisations hoping to inspire pupils were on hand to demonstrate what they do last Tuesday.

Around 350 pupils at Boston Grammar School, saw hands-on demonstrations – including a virtual reality headset.

Chambers Career Fair at Boston Grammar School. L-R William Parsons 15 and Connor Goodfellow 16 with Corporal Dave Tuffnail - Aircraft Engineer and Careers Adviser.

Chambers Career Fair at Boston Grammar School. L-R William Parsons 15 and Connor Goodfellow 16 with Corporal Dave Tuffnail - Aircraft Engineer and Careers Adviser.

Boston Network Adviser for the Lincolnshire Chamber of Commerce Jenny Elwick said: “The fair was brilliant, there was a real buzz in the room.

“What makes these fairs different is the practical yet engaging information being shared with young people aged 14-18years-old.”

Chambers Career Fair at Boston Grammar School. L-R Olive Summerfield - Boston College science student with Shami Bhatti 16 and Freddie Carr 16 naming bones on Rodney the skellington.

Chambers Career Fair at Boston Grammar School. L-R Olive Summerfield - Boston College science student with Shami Bhatti 16 and Freddie Carr 16 naming bones on Rodney the skellington.

Chambers Career Fair at Boston Grammar School. Abi Paine - Lincolnshire Outreach Network, widening participation officer, talking to Kian Thompson 15.

Chambers Career Fair at Boston Grammar School. Abi Paine - Lincolnshire Outreach Network, widening participation officer, talking to Kian Thompson 15.

Chambers Career Fair at Boston Grammar School. L-R Joshua Elias 16 and Ethan Barkworth 15 talking to Steve Taylor - group training officer for South Lincolnshire Group Training Association, funded by Construction Industry Training Board.

Chambers Career Fair at Boston Grammar School. L-R Joshua Elias 16 and Ethan Barkworth 15 talking to Steve Taylor - group training officer for South Lincolnshire Group Training Association, funded by Construction Industry Training Board.