Work Experience & Employability Skills

All students at Wigan & Leigh College can access the support of the work experience team to improve their employability skills and get that vital hands on experience .

Our committed team will provide guidance and activities for you to follow to find a placement opportunity. Then they will support you and your tutors to ensure it is a safe place to gain an insight into the world of work .

A work placement can show you how your course here at Wigan & Leigh College will help you with your future career plans.

It will also give you the opportunity to:

  • Develop your employability skills.
  • Discover new talents.
  • Strengthen your CV.
  • Improve your knowledge of the industry.

Work Experience

Wigan & Leigh College is looking for businesses to help support the future workforce and to ensure that young people leave education ready for the workplace.

If your organisation or business could support Wigan & Leigh College in offering a work placement opportunity, please let us know by completing the form below.