Virtual Work Experience
It was with great sadness that traditional work experience placements had to be cancelled for this academic year. There has been an increase in ‘virtual’ opportunities available to students as an alternative until traditional work experience placements can resume again. A few examples are below;
Students get to see the inner workings of Freeformers, a ‘digital transformation’ agency, and actively work with different departments on one exciting project, helping them solve problems and complete real-life tasks. You will need to create an account with Barclays Life Skills to view the video but this is free. https://barclayslifeskills.com/i-want-virtual-work-experience/school
Brighton and Sussex Medical School
This course provides a 'virtual' work experience for those looking to apply to medical school. You will be introduced to the NHS before exploring the roles and skill sets of six different medical specialists. Along the way, you will also consider some of the challenges and wider issues doctors face. Find out more here.
Halliday Fraser Munro
An architects firm offering a virtual work experience opportunity https://workexperience.hfm.co.uk/
For information on more opportunities please contact your work experience co-ordinator within school.