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When it comes to getting the right job, we want to make sure Northampton College students stand out from the crowd. In addition to success in your studies, our aim is to involve you in events and activities that develop your skills and experience in preparation for employment and the world of work. Work experience will stand out on your CV and can give your employability a huge boost.

There is a lot of competition out there so you need to make sure you are doing everything you can throughout your time at college to improve your chances of securing your dream career!

Work Experience

Work experience can help you with whatever route you wish to take. Get a head start on the competition and boost your CV and personal statements with relevant real life work experience. We have work experience opportunities available in all sectors, with companies such as: Sainsburys, Holiday Inn, Trilogy Leisure Centre, Screen Northants, Towcester Racecourse, Calmac, Kettering Park Hotel, Maidenhead Aquatics and many more.

To find out more please email the Work Experience Team at
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An Apprenticeship is a way to earn money in a real job while you learn and gain a valued qualification at the same time. To find out more about Apprenticeships view their page here.


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Amelia-Jane Hicks

Amelia-Jane Hicks

Public services student Amelia-Jane became one of the county's youngest Special Constables at the age of 19 having completed a three-month training programme with Northamptonshire Police alongside her full-time course...



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