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    Hey guys, I'm really struggling to find any work experience for 2 weeks in the summer. I'm not sure what career I want go into so dos anyone have any places I could try in the following sectors:

    Marketing and advertising
    Media, publishing, journalism
    Law, human rights
    Robotics or bionics

    I have already tried the obvious places like bbc, itv, sky, the guardian
    Thank you
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    why dont you find out if you can shadow a lawyer? that would be really good experience
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    (Original post by anisahaha)
    why dont you find out if you can shadow a lawyer? that would be really good experience
    I would love to but I don't really have any contacts
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    Roughly what geographical area are you in? If you don't wanna say on here PM me
    I went from having no contacts to going to 3 different international corporate law firms for work experience so know how hard it is to get the attention of places
    (I'm now year 13, was offered a gap year job working for international law firm pinsent masons but turned them down for Durham lol)
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    (Original post by eleanor27)
    Roughly what geographical area are you in? If you don't wanna say on here PM me
    I went from having no contacts to going to 3 different international corporate law firms for work experience so know how hard it is to get the attention of places
    (I'm now year 13, was offered a gap year job working for international law firm pinsent masons but turned them down for Durham lol)
    Hey, I live in Buckinghamshire but I don't mind travelling to London and things. Wow, that's so great, pinsent masons are really big aren't they
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    (Original post by dee08)
    Hey, I live in Buckinghamshire but I don't mind travelling to London and things. Wow, that's so great, pinsent masons are really big aren't they
    Have you looked on studentladder.co.uk ?
    I started off work experience at Iceland Foods in-house legal team at their HQ (north wales...) (a lot more exciting than it sounds I promise!)
    I would say honestly you probably won't be able to get into the massive international law firm offices in London without contacts I sent letters to local high street/boutique law firms- often most are happy to help- just look for firms in your area and send a CV and covering letter! Happy to help with that if you want as well
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    (Original post by eleanor27)
    Have you looked on studentladder.co.uk ?
    I started off work experience at Iceland Foods in-house legal team at their HQ (north wales...) (a lot more exciting than it sounds I promise!)
    I would say honestly you probably won't be able to get into the massive international law firm offices in London without contacts I sent letters to local high street/boutique law firms- often most are happy to help- just look for firms in your area and send a CV and covering letter! Happy to help with that if you want as well
    Yh, I've literally tried each place on that website twice and most deadlines are closed now . I guess I'll try local law firms, thank you, I really appreciate the help ☺
 
 
 
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