Property Work Experience - Summer 2022
LocatED, the Department for Education’s property company looking to host up to four students interested in a career in property, for a two week work experience commencing on Monday 27 June 2022.
The unpaid work experience programme has a tailored timetable which covers the relevant areas of the business and involves the students in a variety of tasks including a presentation to senior members of the LocatED Team. During the entirety of the work experience period LocatED will reimburse any business-related expenses including travel to and from the office.
LocatED is an Arm’s-Length Body to the Department for Education. It is responsible for buying and developing sites in England to help deliver much needed new school places for thousands of children. Specialist in-house teams provide property expertise to education bodies, local authorities and central government departments to support the provision of education in an efficient school estate.
LocatED operates at pace and negotiates complex deals with multiple partners across the private and public sector to get the best possible value for money for the taxpayer to support the provision of education in an efficient and fit-for-purpose estate.
Key skills and requirements:
To be successful in this work experience you will need:
- To have an interest in a career in property
- Strong verbal and written communication skills
- To be a self-starter with the capacity to work on your own initiative
- To possess strong IT capabilities in Microsoft packages
- Be based within an easy commute of our office on Furnival Street, London EC4A 1AB.
Equality, diversity and inclusion is fundamental to the continuing success at LocatED. We actively encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds and all sections of the community, regardless of race, religious beliefs, political opinions, colour, ethnic origin, nationality, marital/parental status, gender, age, sexual orientation or disability.
To apply please send your CV and covering letter detailing why you are interested in this work
experience to careers@LocatED.co.uk.
The closing date for applications is 27 May 2022. Interviews will be held week commencing 30 May 2022.