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Work experience for young people

Find out how to apply for work experience opportunities across the UK. These placements usually last for one week, and are for people aged 15-18.

Work experience gives you an opportunity to gain experience within different departments and an insight into the work of the British Red Cross.

Applying for UK work experience opportunities

You can register for UK Red Cross work experience placements using the button below. You need to complete the form in as much detail as possible. Please note that applications for 2017 work experience placements at our head office in London have now closed.

Register for work experience


Volunteering opportunities and internships

You can also search and apply online for office support volunteering opportunities.

If you are interested in a longer-term placement, you can view our current internships and apply online.