When is it?
When is the deadline?
It is on 20th October
Am I eligible?
Students aged 14-19 years old and living in the UK are welcome to apply.
During this free two week virtual work experience programme you will meet a range of industry professionals from various legal areas of Law who will give you an overview of their experiences, both qualifying and within the industry, with opportunities for Q&A.
You will learn about some of the key roles and responsibilities of Law practitioners throughout this programme, including legal research, advocacy & client communication, contractual interpretation and legal analysis & drafting. The programme will also include a vital pathways module, which will direct you on what to do next, how to apply, and what institutions you should be considering for your further study. There will also be a range of quizzes and meaningful activities to spark your interest in Law as an industry, and give you a further insight into what it really means to work in the field.
The virtual work experience programme involves around 10 hours of activity. You can complete the work over 2 weeks, meaning you can fit it around your schedule (whether that be school or college). There are live webinars to get involved in, but if you’re unable to attend these you can watch recordings on-demand.
Live workshops with employers
You’ll meet professionals in live workshops and be able to ask them questions.
Work and assignments
You’ll complete activities and work assignments to develop skills and knowledge.
Fits into your schedule
Complete all work and assignments at times that are suitable to you.