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1. Work Experience
Read: This article to find 12 reasons why you should gain work experience. More articles with excellent reasons to gain work experience include ‘Why is Work Experience Important?’, and ‘Work Experience Can Open Doors’.
Read: This article from the guardian which mentions the laws surrounding young teenagers working.
Search: For volunteering opportunities near you with vInspired which allows you to find volunteering opportunities suitable for your age.
Read: About NCS – a 3-4 week experience for 15-17 year olds here.
Read: Through City Philanthropy’s website to discover reasons why you should volunteer, as well as a list of organisations you could contact to volunteer with.
Search: For apprenticeships near you here to view alternative options to going to university.
Learn: About what internships are through UCAS, as well as learning about further reasons to volunteer.
Read: The Independents top 6 sites for internship opportunities here.
Search: For internships and other job opportunities near you here.
Read: ‘BMA – Work experience – advice for students’ – The British Medical Association offer advice on how to get valuable work experience if you are keen to become a doctor.
Search: For placements and other job opportunities near you here. You can also check out these other sites for searching for placements, internships, or other job opportunities near you: Rate my Placement; Target Jobs; and Student Jobs.