Work Experience Opportunities

Still at school? Looking for work experience?

Making the right career choice is never easy and here at Yarlington we are keen to work in partnership with local colleges and schools to provide quality Work Experience places for those in their last two years of full time education.

A placement will usually be for 1 or 2 weeks and it is designed to help prepare students for the world of work through developing greater self-awareness and understanding of the challenges in the work place.

Completing a placement with Yarlington will help young people to develop a broad range of skills:

  • Communication
  • Problem solving
  • Information technology
  • Working with others
  • Time management
  • Self awareness and confidence

Here at Yarlington we can offer a wide range of work experience in different areas of our business including:

  • Finance / Accounts
  • Business Information/ICT
  • Customer Service
  • Housing Services (Communities)
  • Human Resources
  • Incomes (Rent collection)
  • Lettings
  • Communications & Marketing
  • Property Development
  • Property Management & Maintenance
  • Supported Housing

You can apply at any time for work experience by completing the Request Form which can be accessed here and submit it online to be considered for one of our opportunities. Make sure you complete the whole form and check dates with your College or School.

If you have any further questions please contact TheAcademy@yhg.co.uk