Undergraduate Work Placements
Sourcing & Selecting Quality Work Experience Positions
Are you a European student at university, studying for a degree or a Masters?
Are you looking for work experience in Spain?
Is your placement a compulsory element of your course, or are you seeking work experience external to a programme of study?
If you answer “yes” to the above questions, we can help you by sourcing and selecting quality work experience openings. Please note, work placements are normally unpaid, but we do try to secure some remuneration.
Why Placement Finders?
We take the stress out of searching for a placement, leaving you to concentrate on your studies and enjoy student life.
We aim to match work placements to each candidate’s career objective.
We can act as mediator if there is a problem and something goes wrong.
If we don’t have what you are looking for we will proactively find it for you.
A placement can give you…
Practical experience to complement academic knowledge.
New skills, reinforcing and enhancing those already acquired.
An improved CV and better career prospects gained from solid work experience.
Knowledge of the business world.
Greater understanding of the Spanish language in a commercial environment.
Facilitate a rewarding commercial, cultural and social experience.
Source material for a project or a dissertation.
A “foot in the door!”
Host company profile
Our client base is wide, covering all industries from large companies to small private businesses. Mainly Andalucía but also most major cities, small towns and rural areas throughout Spain.
We select companies who are able to provide students with vacancies in their fields of study.
Placements within the following sectors
Administration & Secretarial, Agriculture & Natural Resources, Architecture, Arts, Communications, Economics, Engineering, Finance & Accounting, Government Organisations, Horticulture, Hospitality, HR, Insurance, International Trade, IT, Law, Logistics, Marketing & Sales, Media Sales, Medicine & related areas, Multimedia, PR & Advertising, Public Notaries, Research, Retail, Science, Teaching, Theatre & Music, Travel & Tourism, Website Development, etc.
Relocation and ongoing support
Help with “internationalising” your CV.
Advice on interview techniques.
Information and help with grant applications.
Checklist before leaving home.
Help with finding accommodation (home-stay, self-catering, shared house, etc).
Welcome pack, including our need to know country fact sheet.
Our what to expect Work Placement Guide.
Assistance in opening a bank account.
Recommendation of language courses or private tutors.
N.B. The above services are charged accordingly.
Want to know more?
Please fill out our contact us page and we will send you further information together with our terms and conditions, etc.
In the meantime why not register with us to receive our monthly newsletter and see our placement page for current placement vacancies. Also find us on Facebook. or Twitter
Once registered, you will need to send us your CV together with your ideal work placement expectations. We will then review and assess your experience, suitability and language level where necessary, so we can place you in an appropriate work experience position.
If you are studying in Spain and require a work placement there, please contact us for further information.
We can also help if you are looking for a placement in England, please contact us for further information.
For more information please click on the following link for a short report on Placement Finders on local Málaga TV channel: Placement Finders Interview
Working for students by sourcing & selecting good quality work experience positions
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