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Work Experience Placements with Cornwall Council
Cornwall Council offers a wide range of work experience placements for people aged 14 and over, to experience the work environment and we welcome interest from Children in Care and Care Leavers, as part of our initiative to help Children in Care explore potential future employment opportunities.
Placements benefit your personal and professional development and you'll gain an insight into how we deliver our services by work shadowing and getting some 'hands on' practical experience. This could help you in future job applications.
The skills you will gain from work experience are:
For further information and on how to apply please visit our website:
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