There are a number of organisations who provide an insight into their business for GCSE and A level students. Work experience can range from 1 day to 2 weeks and is a great opportunity for students to get exposure to these organisations. It will help in future applications.
Who offers work experience for school students?
There are a large number of companies offering work experience days and weeks to 16-18 year olds. There is strong representation from the finance industry and investment banks such as Credit Suisse, from professional services firms such as Ernst & Young, from legal firms such as Pinsent Masons and Old Square Chambers and from media companies such as The Guardian.
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