Placements are an important part of your experience helping you to gain insight into the variety of employment opportunities open to you at the end of your course, as well as developing those all-important skills required by employers.

Working with Children, Young People and Families

We posed some probing questions to students from Public Health and Childhood, Youth and Community to find out about their experiences.

Early Childhood Studies

We caught up with Khadija, an Early Childhood Studies student, to find out about her time on placement. 

Education Studies

Hear from Jess, an Education Studies student who shares their placement experience.

Social Work

Matthew, a Social Work student, shares his experience during his time on placement.

Teacher Training

A placement is your chance to put what you’ve learnt into action in and education or training setting. We posed some probing questions to some of our current students to find out about their experiences. 

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