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Most students come to college to gain the qualifications and skills they need to enter employment or study at a higher level. In today’s market it’s worth considering additional ways of getting ahead and gaining the edge with employers and admissions tutors in your college interview.

Work experience is a great way of doing this. It shows admissions tutors and employers that you have taken the time to gain experience in your chosen career area and it's a good way to check that your dream job in your chosen industry is really what you think it is.

Some of our courses have work experience placements built in, giving you a valuable and regular opportunity to work in the relevant industry and to put your learning to the test in a real, but supported, work environment.

Students on courses without compulsory placements can also access work experience with support from college staff.

Whether you’ve got a detailed career plan and are looking for something specific, or you’re still thinking through your options  speak to one of our friendly student advisers on 01753 793337, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

We’ll support you in getting the work experience you need to try out your future career and make your CV stand out.


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