Here are links to a range of virtual/online work experience sessions, giving you opportunities to gain experience in the workplace, develop your skills, boost your employability and explore new industries and job roles. Discover the hard (technical) skills needed in the workplace and how soft skills, such as teamwork, communication, time management and problem-solving are essential too.
Barclays Life Skills: Young People Hub
Click here to learn where your skills are needed in the modern workplace and see the inner workings of a company. Meet and actively work with different departments on one exciting project, helping them to solve problems and to complete real-life tasks.
NHS Talent Academy
The NHS Talent Academy for Suffolk and Essex offers online work experience that covers both clinical and support roles. Click here for details of placement opportunities.
Click on the opportunity title for further information, or simply click on the “Apply” button to login or register.
Springpod have a range of opportunities for work experience in July and August Sign up here for Springpod’s virtual work experience programmes and Insight Days, as well as apprenticeship opportunities and career guides, such as Classroom to Boardroom.
InvestIN: Weekend Programmes 2021-22
Click here to see InvestIN’s full range of online 1-2 day work experience programmes in 2021 and 2022 for students aged 15-18 years. Options include: Architecture, Computer Science, Dentistry, Engineering, Entrepreneurship, Investment Banking, Fashion, Filmmaking, International Development, Journalism, Law, Management Consultancy, Marketing, Medicine, Music, Politics, Psychology, Publishing and Veterinary Science
Note: Fees start at £95; Bursaries are available for students meeting the relevant criteria
InvestIN: Summer Internships 2021
Click here to see options for up to 10 days virtual work experience this summer in: Architecture, Computer Science, Dentistry, Engineering, Entrepreneurship, Investment Banking, Filmmaking, Law, Medicine, Politics, Psychology and Veterinary Science.
Note: Fees start at £595; Bursaries are available for students meeting the relevant criteria