The work experience scheme is open to young people aged 14 - 29 who live or study in Sandwell.

Please download and complete the relevant form returning it to Work Experience, Sandwell Council House, Oldbury B69 3DE or via email to

You will be notified if a placement is available approximately 8 weeks after submitting your application form

Education based

This form is for those who study at school, college or university aged 14-29.

Download the Education based application form

Young people who are NEET

This form is for those who are Not in Education, Employment or Training (NEET) aged 16-29. This also applies to those who are with training providers.

NEETs are entitled to a placement for up to 12 weeks

If you are claiming benefits please check with your Work Coach before applying for a work experience placement. 

Download the NEET application form