The work shadowing
experience was a fantastic thing to do.
Jessica, who comes from Oxford, said: "I went to the University of Huddersfield and did sports therapy, I came here on placement and then did six months' voluntary work shadowing
and got a job offer in summer.
"I had initially thought I would be more suited to adult education but after completing a work shadowing programme at Middlesbrough College, organised by OneDoor, I realised that teaching young adults would also be a rewarding challenge."
Work shadowing opportunities are designed for individuals like Lorraine who are looking to use their transferable skills and opt for a complete change of career but are unsure exactly what to expect.
The initiative is underpinned by a range of activities such as the Springboard Careers Event currently taking place at the Birmingham Rep, and a programme of 'work shadowing
' organised by the Careers and Education Business Partnership with hotels and catering establishments across the city.
It sounds like you would be on a thankless task to talk him out of it, so why not turn the tables and help him to get as much experience as he can through work shadowing
with local photographers?
The students are pictured with Clr Jamil Akhtar (left), fine art lecturer Beverley Little (third from right) and client control engineer for Kirklees Highways maintenance, Frank O'Dwyer (right) (tmc210111pass) * WORKING CAPITAL: Greenhead College students got pounds 400 from Sainsbury's stores for a 'work shadowing
'' scheme that aimed to put 235 A-level students with managers in a wide range of professions.
Under the scheme Lovell's five regional businesses will link up with schools across the country to offer schools students extended work experience, work shadowing
opportunities and support with their curriculum work.
Roddy Dyce, area director for Young Enterprise Scotland, said this first foray into running foreign expeditions was designed "to help overcome barriers of race, religion and class through encouraging foreign travel, work shadowing
and environmental work".
Wendy, of Almondbury, who used to work as a work shadowing
placement officer at Greenhead College, launched her on-line business shortly after she herself became a dog owner.
Most theatre companies will expect to see evidence of voluntary work at a theatre, work shadowing
, membership of a theatre club, experience performing or managing stage productions, involvement in theatre work at school, college, university or in the community.