Laura Spencer is on placement at Kier Construction as a Design Manager. This is the perfect placement for Laura as an Interior Architecture and Design student! Laura talks about her experiences of finding, securing and being on placement.
Elizabeth Smallwood, the Placement and Employability Ambassador with Creative Careers 2017/18, looks back over the past year at her role and looks forward to the great things to come!
Creative Careers has been a fantastic part of my final year that I will never forget.
Siana Jones is undertaking a Placement+ year, currently with her second placement Studio Four Architects. Here she talks about her first short placement with Karen Millen and what she got up to there!
Jake Saunders, studying BSc Television and Broadcasting is currently on placement with IMG Studios as a Digital Content Logger. Read on to hear more about his experiences with IMG and the Premier League.
Parents, guardians, caregivers… They are amazing, and in the afterglow of Mother’s Day (I was a good daughter, I sent a card and everything), I’ve started to think back to when I was applying to placements and how supportive my parents were.
Emily Haysom, a Media Studies and Entertainment Technology student is undertaking her placement year with The Walt Disney Company. Emily talks to us about her experience with working on different projects and what it is like working for the Mouse himself!
Jodie Howard, an Interior Architecture and Design student, chose the Placement+ for her placement year. Placement+ has given Jodie the opportunity to experience a range of roles at three very different companies on short-term placements. Jodie writes about her 3 placements, what it’s like to design a restaurant and why the training she found most valuable was the “training you don’t really realise is going on”.