An internship is a flexible period of work for a graduate often undertaken shortly after graduating. There is no set time for an internship and they can range from 3 months to 24 months, although most often they are 6-12 months long. They can often attract some form of funding. The average salary for an internship in the region is £17,000pa.
Internships offer you a great way to train and test out potential future employees as well as capitalising on a flexible, talented resource during busy periods. Graduates get a ‘foot in the door’ after graduating and gain some valuable experience for their CV.
Alternatively you could set up your own internship or explore some of the other schemes in the region. Use our contact us form for help and advice.