Closed: VWEX: Virtual Work Experience for Y10 within Tesco F&F Clothing
Calling all YEAR 10 Students…
Do you love fashion?
Are you curious how we create, source and manufacture our clothing, footwear
and accessory collections? Are you interested in challenges we face to produce
affordable, sustainable, quality products? Have you been looking for work
experience that’s fun, creative and where you can get stuck in? Have to wanted
to come to Tesco head office for work experience but thought you couldn’t
attend as you don’t live near enough to our Welwyn Garden City offices? The
great news is that for the first time ever Tesco is offering you the
opportunity to join our virtual – Tesco F&F Challenge work experience.
We welcome everyone to apply and you don’t need to have the most
creative mind to take part.
Open to students in
Year 10, our work experience programme will be run online with a Fashion project
to complete which can be done at your own pace. You will be able to choose from
projects such as:
How to choose which country to manufacture your garments. Learning about
skills, costs, lead times and sustainability.
Making the right sustainable choices for customers. Learn about environmental
impacts of fashion and how Tesco makes a positive impact. Then you decide on
the decisions you will need to make to offer the customer an affordable &
Creating your own social media advert for F&F (sustainable,
affordable, quality products) and presenting your ideas back to our panel of
judges. In addition, you will hear from our Food Love Story team who create our
campaigns and see first-hand what it’s like to work in a creative role and the
skills that are needed.
We will help you to complete your project and also improve your
employability skills with live innovation and presentation workshops.
So why not take a look inside the world of Tesco and take on our F&F
Workshop highlights include:
- An introduction to Tesco
- Meet our clothing and
- Look inside the different
business areas within Tesco through our video’s
- Learn about the wide variety
of roles in Tesco
- Employability skills
- Students who have not
previously had work experience, do not have access to other opportunities
(such as via parents) and qualify for FSM or Pupil Premium are especially
encouraged to apply
- Students will need to be
able to access the online classroom (details to follow) from 10:00am-4:00pm
each day. Daily live sessions must be attended
- Work must be uploaded by
Thursday 18th February at 12noon
- Be sure to read all the
details as applications will be selected based on enthusiasm and
open-mindedness for this specific opportunity, organisation and industry.
This placement is a VIRTUAL placement and does NOT require students to attend a physical office. Details about how to access the placement will be sent to students when they are successful.
Skills/Experiences You Will Gain:
Using new software
Great For Students Who Are:
Willing to learn
Below are a number of questions which you will need to answer to apply for this opportunity.
What do you know about Tesco and what do you hope to gain from doing your work experience with us?
What is your favourite Fashion brand and why?