If I work abroad/become a Language Assistant will I fall behind in my 4th year?

Hello - in my opinion you absolutely WON'T fall behind in your 4th year if you decide to work abroad or become a language assistant. You'll find that if you put the effort in, your language skills will improve hugely (perhaps you could spend some time in each of your chosen countries??!) and you...

Jan 5th 2016, 1:49 | 2 answers

Advice for finding a one semester work placement?

Hi there,There is no single best way to find a work placement - it varies depending on the country you're heading to and what kind of placement you are looking for. Many students find placements with companies that advertise through UK universities, whilst others use personal contacts.Do you...

Mar 17th 2015, 0:34 | 2 answers

How can I find a summer job/volunteering in Spain?

Hi there,If you're interested in volunteering, why not check out Spanish charities and other organisations that work in area you're passionate about and get in touch? It's always worth translating and sending over your CV, emphasising how you can help them even if they're not advertising a...

Feb 20th 2015, 10:32 | 2 answers

What job have you done to help you learn a language?

I did a work placement in the South of France - 2 years ago - I found a site called boostyourfrench.com where the owner finds you the placement. I would like to do something like that again.

Jan 27th 2015, 11:49 | 1 answer

Can I go on a year abroad now that I'm working?

Look at the opportunities offered under the Erasmus+ scheme.

Aug 12th 2014, 12:56 | 2 answers

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