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Work Experience

Application Forms for Work Experience

  • Students: please click here to complete the application form
  • Employer: please click here to complete the application form
  • Army/RAF/Navy Camp: please click here to complete the application form

Key Dates:


Wednesday 20th September 2017 
Work Experience and Army Camp Parents’ Information Evening – 6-6.45pm in the Rec.  

Friday 20th October 2017 – Initial Work Experience Placement Form to be received by school.

Thursday 22nd September 2017 - Friday 9th February 2018
Parents work with students to secure work placement

Friday 9th February 2018
All application forms from school website sent to or dropped at reception

Friday 20th April 2018
Final deadline for all applications.  If this deadline is not met, Y10 will be allocated placements and Y12 will be completing independent study during the Work Experience week.

June 2018
Risk Assessment packs sent home

Friday 29th June 2018
Sign off sheets for Risk Assessments returned to or dropped at reception

Monday 9th July – Friday 13th July 2018
Work Experience and Army/RAF Camp week

For any work experience enquiries, please contact Nichole Reid at

VIDEO: Y10 pupils talk about the benefits of Work Experience 

Gordon's School: Work Experience 2015 from Gordon's School on Vimeo.