Competition entry is open to all students with prizes of work placement opportunities on offer with eight local organisations.
To be in with a chance of winning simply send your CV, along with an explanation of why you are interested in your chosen placement and answers to some reflective questions about the ways in which your degree course has helped you to develop certain skills. The organisations will then be sent the CV’s and asked to choose a winner. To view the placement opportunities and questions please click here.
Last year there were over 70 applications, with two employers so impressed with the level of entries that they decided to not only choose a winner, but also to offer runner up work placement prizes. The employers’ feedback from last year was that they thought the CVs entered were generally of a good level, and that they particularly liked the students who had done their research on the company and expressed why they were specifically interested in winning a work placement with them