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Work Experience & Internships

Need to brush up on your industry experience? Perhaps a dose of work experience or an internship is right for you. 

Perhaps you know what industry you want to work in. Perhaps you even have a particular job role in mind. But the one thing standing in your way seems to be ‘experience’ of that industry. It’s that old nutshell – you apply for an entry level role but the employer wants you to have experience. How do you do that if you are starting out? 

If this sounds like you, or even if you want to try your hand at a new career/industry, then finding a work experience placement or internship could be the right thing to advance your career. Usually unpaid (sometimes not), it will give you valuable insight into the career you are interested in, provide you with concrete experience and give you a chance to flex your skills and knowledge in real-life situations. 

Resources

Resources for Work Experience & Internships

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Pinewood VIP Tours

Pinewood Studios VIP Tours are available for students with a real interest in the creative industries. They run on the following dates from ...

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Creative Industries
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Interactive Virtual Surgery Work Experience

DoctorsLive is run by a group of doctors passionate about inspiring the next generation of workforce into Medicine, Nursing and Allied Healt...

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Life Science, Healthcare and Social Care
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Pilot Careers Live 2021

Pilot Careers Live is a chance to access everything you need to know about becoming a Professional Pilot. Training to be a pilot is a unique...

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Space
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#10000BlackInterns

#10000BlackInterns is a programme devised to support young Black people into paid internships to enhance their career success, for a minimum...

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Access NFTS: UK Tour

From January 2022, Access NFTS will be on tour throughout the year, stopping at a new destination each month. Each event will focus on a dif...

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Creative Industries
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Genius Armoury Introduction to Cybersecurity Virtual Experience Program

Are you interested in learning about or commencing a career in cybersecurity?

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Digital Technology
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Aon Apprenticeship Virtual Experience Program

Aon is proud to offer you a stress-free way to get an inside look and build your experience so enroll today!

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Manufacturing Financial and Professional Services Construction
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Summer Skills

Here are some ideas about how young people can continue to build their skills over the summer

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