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Work experience is the best way for you to gain the skills and experience to prepare you for work and set you apart when applying for jobs in your future career. If you’re a young person who is looking to get a foot in door or just get some experience in the work place while studying, then browse the range of vacancies available on WANNABE with equally keen employers.
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Recent Work Experience Vacancies
Organisation NameRoyal Mail
Office Location and Full Address
2 St. Johns Road
Job TitleWork Experience - Various departments
The young people could be involved in a variety of different roles, such as unloading mail from vans, moving it around in trolleys, sorting parcels and letters manually or supporting on postmen and postwomen's rounds, etc.
Royal Mail will use the young person's postcode to determine their local Royal Mail site. They will then determine what roles are available and put the local site manager in touch with the young person and their lead contact for the next steps.
Royal Mail recognise that the work placement is voluntary and so is able to be flexible with the start times and finishes, however as a general rule:
Deliveries start times between 09;00 – 10;00 and finish between 14;00 – 15;00