Engineering (Full broadcast available On Demand – National Careers Week)
Our programme of Learn Live broadcasts connect classrooms (and home-schools) up and down the country directly to Gatwick Airport.
Each episode introduces the next generation of aviators to the variety of career paths at Gatwick and gives them the opportunity to ask employees questions about their roles.
Passenger Operations – (Full broadcast available On Demand below)
The Passenger Operations and Services Team at Gatwick Airport provide the operational delivery of key elements of the passenger journey. Enjoy an insight in to their roles and what it takes to promote a positive passenger experience, from arrival at the airport to aircraft.
A lot can happen during this short distance and it usually does! A trained team of Terminal specialists working around the clock, are poised to respond to any emergency, incident or event that may interrupt it. Here is their story.
Sustainability (Full broadcast available On Demand below)
In recognition of World Environment Day, journey in to sustainability with Rachel Thompson, Head of Sustainability at Gatwick Airport.
In the next few years many more jobs in most sectors will have at least one element that contributes directly to sustainability. Find out from Rachel what sustainability means for Gatwick Airport and her advice on a career in this sector.
Noise Traffic (Full broadcast available On Demand below)
Gatwick Airport is committed to reducing noise at or around our airport and our goal is to reduce aircraft noise as much as possible. Our strategy to reduce noise includes engagement with a wide range of stakeholders. Hear from Laura Boccadamo on some of the work Gatwick does when it comes to aircraft noise management and her journey to becoming Noise Management Initiatives Engagement Manager from her interest in geography and the environment.
Air Traffic Controller (Full broadcast available On Demand below)
Are you aged 11 and upwards with a passion for aviation? This virtual learn live event follows a day in the life of Adam, an Airfield Controller at Gatwick Airport.
No two days on our #airfield are the same – our airfield controllers could be checking the #safety of buildings and structures around the airport; marshalling aircraft to guide them as they park up on stand; or responding to an aircraft #incident or emergency on the runway.
National Careers Week (Full broadcast available On Demand below)
National Careers Week 2021 aims to shine a light on the amazing work being done by employers and apprentices across the country.
Join us on Thursday 4th March @1:00pm, where we are joined by Matt, Chief Information Security Officer at Gatwick Airport.
This session is perfect if you have a 11-16 year old who is interested in pursuing a career in Cyber Security, Information Technology or who just loves computers!
#cyber #cybersecurity #InformationTechnology #STEM #LearnLive #NationalCareersWeek
Data Development(Full broadcast available On Demand below)
From door to plane, we use data to optimise the passenger journey – and be the most efficient single runway airport in the world. Join Alex, to learn more about a career in Data Development.
IT Innovation (Full broadcast available On Demand below)
Gatwick Airport has built a great reputation for being at the forefront of Innovation. Hear from Tim Paterson on how the Airport uses emerging technology and what it takes to get started on a career in Innovation.
Gatwick Airport Forecasting & Analytics Broadcast (Full broadcast available On Demand below)
Find out how forecasting is an integral part of the airports operation. See what data and analytics are sourced and how this is used.
Gatwick Women in IT Broadcast (Full broadcast available On Demand below)
We have come together to promote women in IT, as too often the IT sector is male-dominated. Having come from various different backgrounds, we will be discussing what we do at Gatwick and how we got here. We will also hopefully be encouraging younger women to consider working in IT, and explaining some of the different ways you can do this. IT is a vast sector with many different areas that people can work in that can lead to varied careers.
Gatwick Construction Broadcast (Full broadcast available On Demand below)
London Gatwick is the UK’s second largest airport with one of the world’s most efficient single runways. They serve more than 230 destinations in 74 countries. Uniquely, They’re home to a mix of airline operators from scheduled to low-cost and charter airlines. Gatwick Airport has built a great reputation for being at the forefront of Innovation. This broadcast will highlight the construction opportunities available at Gatwick airport.
Gatwick Airport – Station Upgrade Project (Full broadcast available On Demand below)
Gatwick Station Project is a unique construction scheme which will improve accessibility, enhance the passenger experience and make more space for passengers getting to and from the Airport by Train. Meet the team responsible for ensuring this challenging major project can be delivered whilst keeping the very busy station and airport operational at all times
Gatwick Airport – Reopening an Airport Terminal (Full broadcast available On Demand below)
Gatwick Airport South Terminal was closed for 93 weeks during the COVID pandemic. This had a
huge effect on Gatwick – both on the people and the infrastructure.
When the time came to bring the Terminal back to life, a very challenging programme of works was put into action to ensure that everything was ready to welcome our first passengers on 27 March 2022.
Gatwick Airport Security Officer (Full broadcast available On Demand below)
The broadcast will look at the role of an Airport Security Officer, giving an insight into the day to day duties, interactions and challenges of this vital role. A Gatwick Airport Security Officer will talk about their career journey, the skills and personal qualities required for the role and what they most enjoy about their job.
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Futures platform – Talentview Aviation https://talentview.org/aviation
Gatwick Airport Fire & Rescue Service Broadcast (Full broadcast available On Demand below)
This broadcast will look at different aspects of the role of Fire Fighters based at Gatwick Airport’s Fire and Rescue Service; including their work as medical First Responders across the airfield and airport. You’ll see the airport fire training ground in action, hear about the challenges they face, find out what skills and qualities are important and why they love their job!
Terminal Operations Control Broadcast (Full broadcast available on demand)
Terminal Operations Controllers are part of the Stable Operations team and based within the Gatwick Control Centre. They are the eyes and ears of the airport as well as the central hub of communication and make a vital contribution to keep the airport functioning 24/7. Guy will talk about his career journey, the day to day duties and challenges of the role and the skills and qualities that are essential to do his job.
Behind the Scenes at Gatwick Broadcast (Full broadcast available on demand)
Who do you think of when thinking about jobs at an airport, maybe operational roles such as; Pilots, Cabin Crew, Security Officers and Baggage Handlers? There is actually a whole world of career opportunities at an airport that you may not have considered before! In this broadcast you’ll meet some of the people working ‘behind the scenes’ at Gatwick Airport in Airline Relationship, Legal and Social Media roles
Gatwick Airport International Women’s Day broadcast (Full broadcast available on demand)
To celebrate International Women’s Day, Gatwick’s broadcast will have interviews with Stephanie (Head of Aviation Development), Abi (2nd year Engineering Apprentice) and Rachel (General Counsel). This year’s theme is #EmbraceEquity and they will talk about their unique career journeys, some of the challenges they’ve overcome along the way and the value of a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace, where difference is valued and celebrated.