Work experience

There are many ways that you could find out more about what it is like to work.

office scene
If you are in school or college you may get work experience. This means that you will spend some time in work finding out what it is like.

You may also get to visit workplaces for a day


Supermarket
You could look for a Saturday job or weekend job.


care assistant
You could become a volunteer. As well as finding out about what it is like to work you would be helping people.


hairdresser
If you have left school/college you could go on a training programme. This would mean that you spent time with an employer to learn how to do a job.