Summer work placement scheme

Summer work placement scheme for graduates and undergraduates

Work placements can be the first step into a career within the legal sector.  Furley Page wants to offer both Undergraduates and Graduates a meaningful work placement which provides our applicants with a clear insight into the workings of a large regional firm of solicitors.

We are offering up to 8 applicants the opportunity to undertake a one week summer placement with us. 

This year our one week summer placements will take place during one of the following two weeks:

  • 14 June 2021
  • 21 June 2021

Successful applicants will, over the course of the week, spend one day in each of our participating teams including:

  • Private Client
  • Real Estate
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Personal Injury

Throughout the week you will be partnered with our current Trainees to act as buddies who will assist you with any questions you may have.

Who should apply for the summer work placement scheme?

Client focused and commercially aware Undergraduates who have completed at least year one of their degree; or Graduates who have completed their degrees, regardless of the discipline and are looking for a career within the legal sector.

Graduates must have been awarded a 2:1 as a minimum.

Application process

APPLICATIONS CLOSE FRIDAY 23 APRIL 2021

  1. You should apply by downloading and completing  Furley Page graduate application form >
  2. Please clearly indicate which week(s) you are most interested in for your placement when completing your application form and
  3. include a Covering Letter with your application, explaining why you should be considered for a summer work placement.

As part of the selection process, you may be required to undertake a short interview which will take place on: Wednesday 12 May 2021.

Return completed summer work placement applications to:

Karen Cook
Senior HR Manager
Furley Page Solicitors
39 St Margaret’s Street
Canterbury
Kent
CT1 2TX

Or by email to: HR@furleypage.co.uk

 

Download application form

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