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A work placement doesn’t just benefit a young person, it has many benefits for you and your company.

It provides the opportunity to:

  • Develop your staffs’ skills
  • Engage with your local community
  • Raise your company profile
  • Promote opportunities in your industry or profession
  • Benefit from the energy and perspective of young people
  • Identify potential future employees

There are many invaluable benefits for young people taking part in a work placement.

Evidence shows that it can:

  • Improve pupils’ attainment at school
  • Help them to develop employability skills
  • Help them to make choices on their career path
  • Improve their motivation and confidence
  • Help prepare them for the move from school to work
  • Give them a more realistic view of the world of work
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