Sourcing a placement can be daunting for you and your child. However, the process can also be a valuable learning experience for your child and help build their confidence. There are many ways for you to support your child to find a placement.
Work experience is often the first contact your child will have with the world of work. It forms part of their careers education and allows them to observe and learn – not to do activities which require extensive training or experience.
Talking to your child about the benefits of work experience can help them to understand how useful it can be. Work experience: