FAQ Category Work Experience

How Many Hours Can I Work For?

The maximum working week for young people aged 16 and 17 is 40 hours, with a maximum of 8 hours a day. If a young person under 18 works for more than one employer, the combined daily or weekly hours…

What should I put on my CV?

Your CV should contain basic information such as your address, age, email, number, where you went and are going to school, skills, interests, awards and references. You can find more information on what you should put on your CV here.

What is Work Experience?

Work Experience in Transition Year is an opportunity to gain experience in a workplace of interest. Schools often give TY students two weeks or 1 day per week for 10 – 14 weeks for work experience. During this time students…