Sourcing Work Experience
Gaining work experience is one of the best ways of developing more skills, of understanding what you enjoy doing in a work environment and of supporting your academic studies by becoming more versatile and adaptable in your approach and confidence levels.
There are lots of options to choose from and there will be something on offer for everyone, regardless of your interests, ideas, abilities and level of study.
But before you start trawling through actual vacancies there are some things you need to think about, so look at these hints and tips first.
Now, armed with that useful information, check out the following to find what’s on offer and to work out what you would like to try.
- 12 month placements, including industrial year and Year in Employment Scheme
- Summer placements at any stage of your degree
- Casual / part-time work, including AberWorks
- AberForward Scheme
- Work related experiences, including committee membership and positions of responsibility
- GO Wales
- Opportunities Overseas