Work Experience

Students in Years 10 and 12 have the opportunity to take part Fullbrook’s work experience scheme, where they gain first-hand knowledge of the world of work.  We encourage students to secure their own placement for work experience, but there is plenty of support and advice on hand if needed.

Please use the following links to download the necessary paperwork:


Current Work Experience Opportunities

Coca Cola – It doesn’t get much more impressive than completing work experience with one of the world’s most-loved brands. This virtual work experience programme is FREE to join and includes live online sessions with the Coca-Cola team! Open to post-16 students, they can see what it’s like to work for Coca-Cola Europacific Partners, gain valuable skills and receive a certificate on completion to add to their CV. Click the link to register now.

Direct Line Group – Springpod would like to invite students to apply for their Virtual Work Experience Programme with the Direct Line Group ( .

This is a great opportunity for your students who may not be able to afford the costs that come with traditional work experience routes, giving them the same skills to gain a career with great opportunities and earning potential.

Focusing on how to build professional skills and how these are used within Direct Line, this opportunity aims to make your students career ready, so they can start developing their career path from their first role.


Virtual Work Experience

For situations when it’s not possible for students to take part in work experience in a physical workplace, virtual opportunities offer the perfect solution to ensure our students will still have exposure to the working world while they are making key decisions about their future. The resources below offer a snapshot of the possible ways that our Year 10 and 12 students can participate.

The Careers & Enterprise Company

The Careers & Enterprise Company have collated a list of virtual work experience opportunities that span lots of different industries.

Springpod Virtual Work Experience

Join work experience programmes with top employers. Build your profile, develop your skills, and gain valuable experience. Get a place on the course of your dreams OR get hired straight out of school. Take a look at Springpod’s Virtual Work Experience programmes to see what opportunities are out there.

Springpod also offer a STEM Work Experience programme

Insight Evening with British Airways

Are you ready to take your career to new heights? From Pilots to Cabin Crew, Project Management or Business, to Engineering and Digital careers. British Airways, one of the U.K’s most iconic brands has the right career waiting just for you!

On Monday 14th November from 5:00pm – 6:00pm we will be hosting an exclusive event with British Airways to showcase the huge range of career opportunities that are available to you after school!

British Airways are the UK’s largest international scheduled airline, flying to nearly 600 destinations around the world! It’s an exciting time to be at British Airways. They’re growing their global route network, investing in their fleet, and transforming the experience they offer their customers. From Customer Service to Aircraft Engineering, you needn’t know everything about the world, or even be well-travelled! Provided you’re curious, mindful and open to new experiences, you can make a real impact from day one. Their Apprenticeship opportunities appeal to the adventurous and those who want to start earning right away, whilst getting a head start in their careers.

Whether you aspire to work in their global head office, be face to face with customers at Heathrow Airport, or behind the scenes in their engineering and operations teams, there’s an opportunity for you. Discover where a career with British Airways could take you. Click the link below to register yourself for our upcoming online event. This event will be held virtually Zoom, so you can tune in from anywhere in the country!

Registration Link:

Work Experience for Future Doctors

This is a fantastic opportunity for years 10-12 considering medicine.

A new session is released every month, and January’s session on emergency medicine is now live. Students can enrol here:

As part of their application, it is also essential that students attend a free, virtual Get into Medicine conference. Work experience is just one aspect of a medical school application, and applicants need to understand the entire process. Registration link:


Other Useful Resources

The Parents Guide To offers useful insight for parents on how to navigate and support children with virtual work experience.

Speakers for Schools are a charity which makes virtual work experience accessible for all young people in state schools and colleges across the UK. Their aim is to remove the barriers of geography and cost which can prevent students from participating in work experience.

Barclays LifeSkills offers short online activities to give students a taste of virtual work experience.