Pupils failed by poor first work experience

Welch, Jilly
December 1996
People Management;12/5/1996, Vol. 2 Issue 24, p9
Reports that a quarter of all work experience placements fall below acceptable standards of quality, as revealed by the research for the Department for Education and Employment. Number of employers who employ under-16s and take on work placements each year; Opinions on what under-16s should be asked to do while at work; Prime reason for the supermarket chain's work experience scheme.


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