Devan`s House - design, plan and create an accessible home

Morgan Sindall Property Services Ltd

Available Between

This is a one week unpaid Virtual Work Experience vacancy week, commencing:

9th August 2021

We are looking for enthusiastic students who are keen to work as part of a team to design, plan and create a space for a person with disabilities and mobility issues.

Building an accessible home for someone with with impaired movement, could dramatically improve their quality of life. Explore how to make a home inclusive, consider the design and financial challenges and how you would overcome these for your client.

Key skills/requirements:

• Team worker with a “can do” attitude

• Good communication skills

• Basic knowledge of Microsoft

• Confident when working alone

• Ability to work remotely from home

• Must have access to a laptop or tablet with microphone, speakers and video enabled

• Internet

What does the week involve?

• The work experience is delivered using Google Classrooms that meets all GDPR and Safeguarding requirements.

• Working virtually attending various meetings each day.

• This is an exciting opportunity to work as part of a team with role responsibilities to deliver a well-planned project.

• Learn how to understand a project brief.

• Meet professionals virtually to help plan, design and implement the project.

• Learn top tips about CV writing & Interview Techniques in a workshop environment.

• Present your presentation to a panel of industry experts.

This is a full week, 9:30am – 3:30pm (Mon – Fri). Closing Date: Friday 19th July 2021

If you are successful you will need to be available Thursday 5th August 16:00 for a welcome brief.

Job reference: NDS3

Skills/Experiences You Will Gain:

Decision Making
Communication Skills
Client facing experience
Giving presentations
CV Writing

Great For Students Who Are:

Hard Working
Willing to learn
Interested in problem solving

Candidate Questions

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