Additional Work Experience Opportunities
Please see below, for additional work experience opportunities that the College has been made aware of (this page will be updated as and when we receive advertisements for new opportunities).
There is also a link to a letter from Ivybridge Community College, which you may forward to your potential Placement provider in order to support your Work Experience application.
(Please note - some Work Placement providers may require you to complete and submit a copy of their application form in addition to the letter)
Work Experience with
Kawasaki Precision Machinery
Year 10 STEM (Science, Technolgy, Engineering and Mathematics) students.
From the organisation: "Kawasaki Precision Machinery (UK) Ltd has been in Plymouth since 1994.
"No, we don’t make motorbikes…it’s much more interesting than that.
"We are the only Kawasaki manufacturer in Europe and have customers and distributors all over the world."
What work experience would include:
Design, Research and Product Development
Build a portfolio to evidence your learning
At the end of the week you’ll make a brief presentation about your experience.
For more information on this opportunity, please see the Kawasaki Work Experience document via the links at the bottom of the page.
If your son or daughter is interested in this opportunity, please email Rachel Davies and attach their CV by clicking here.
Please note: the deadline for students to complete their digital paperwork on Unifrog is Friday, 1 March 2024.
Future Engineers Programme
Monday, 8 July - Friday, 12 July 2024
From the Organisation: "We are offering a fantastic opportunity for 36 year 10 students to join us for a week’s work experience from Monday 8 - Friday 12 July 2024 based at Devonport Royal Dockyard.
"Over the course of the week, you will be working in teams to design a humanitarian vessel, experience tours of Devonport Royal Dockyard, attend presentations and talks given by members of staff and partner organisations, as well as taking part in many more fun activities.
"This unique five day programme will give participants first-hand experience of the workplace."
Please note: Closing date for applications is Sunday, 3 March 2024
For more information, please see the link for the Babcock - Future Engineer Work Experience Poster 2024 document at the bottom of the page.
To apply for a place, please complete the Babcock - Future Engineer Work Experience Application Form 2024 document at the bottom of the page.
Established by Her
Work Experience Year 10 & Year 12 Students
at their Plymouth Marketing Agency
From the Organisation: At Established By Her marketing, we believe in the power of giving back and helping others achieve their aspirations. That's why we offer work experience placements for school-age students in years 10 and 12, college, university students and graduates. We understand the importance of gaining practical knowledge and real-world exposure, especially in the fast-paced world of marketing.
Why Join us for Work Experience
When you join our work experience program, you'll step into the exciting world of a busy marketing agency. Immerse yourself in a professional environment where creativity, collaboration, and innovation thrive. This is your chance to experience firsthand what it's like to work in the dynamic field of marketing.
We are committed to nurturing talent and providing a platform for growth. During your work experience placement, you'll have the opportunity to develop valuable skills that will boost your confidence and enhance your career prospects. From content creation and digital marketing to data analysis and client communication, we cover a wide range of marketing disciplines.
Mentoring and Guidance
Our team of experienced professionals is passionate about sharing their knowledge and expertise. When you join us, you'll be assigned a mentor who will guide you throughout your work experience journey. They will provide valuable insights, answer your questions, and offer constructive feedback to help you maximise your learning experience.
Real Projects, Real Impact
We believe in hands-on learning. As a work experience participant, you won't be fetching coffee or making photocopies. Instead, you'll actively contribute to real projects and campaigns, making a tangible impact on our clients' businesses. Your work will be valued, and you'll have the opportunity to see the direct results of your efforts.
Building connections is crucial in any industry. During your time with us, you'll have the chance to network with professionals, both within our agency and beyond.
Apply for a Work Experience Opportunity or Internship
Are you ready to embark on an exciting journey in the marketing world? We invite you to apply for a work experience opportunity or internship with us. Simply fill out our contact form below, providing us with your details, educational background, and any relevant experience you may have. We'll review your application and get in touch with you soon.
Join us at Established By Her Marketing and let us help you raise your aspirations, gain practical skills, and experience the thrill of working in a bustling marketing agency. Apply now and take the first step toward a successful career in marketing!
We look forward to welcoming you to our team!
Note: Due to limited availability, we may not be able to accommodate all applicants at once, but we appreciate your interest in joining us.
To apply, please complete our Contact us form available here.
Introduction to Pennon Group
and Experience the Workplace Programme
Interested in a Career in the Water Services industry? Pennon, who oversee South West Water, Bristol Water and Bournemouth Water are offering a variety of onsite and Virtual Work Experience Programmes between March and the end of July 2024. For more information, please see the Pennon Work Experience Opportunities documents in the links at the bottom of the page.