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Work Experience

Invaluable Insight

Work experience can be an essential part of any aspiring lawyer’s plans. With the legal sector becoming an extremely competitive occupational area, gaining work experience is a great way to differentiate yourself from other candidates.

At Fletchers we offer a range of work experience opportunities for students within various areas of the company; so for those who are wanting to embark on a career in law or if you just want to find out more about being in a workplace, work experience is a great way to gain an insight.

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Work Experience Explained

Gaining work experience can often provide students with clarity; it is a perfect way to sample various different career options. It allows you to explore different jobs without committing to a full time role in that area.

Work experience is one of the best ways to gain a real sense of your chosen industry. You’ll be able to speak to employees and ask questions, allowing you to get close to the action and be a part of the team.

At a Glance
  • Help with deciding on career routes
  • Get to know people who work within the sector
  • Find out if a certain industry is for you
  • Gain skills and knowledge
  • Find a job sector you love
  • Ask questions and make notes
  • Get useful feedback
  • Impressive to future employers

Meet Jade

Jade joined Fletchers in 2015, from a local college; she completed 5 weeks of work experience before successfully gaining an apprenticeship with us. She now works within our medical records team and wanted to come out of college to a company where she could develop a career.

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Job Role
Customer Contact Team Converter
June 2015 and completed her apprenticeship in June 2016 Career goals – After completing her apprenticeship within our medical records team, Jade has continued to develop and aims to gain more experience of medical negligence and case progression.
Career Goals
Continue to progress within the Medical Negligence Departments, handling files and gaining more knowledge of case progressions.

A great placement with…

Fantastic Benefits

Company Bonus

Our ethos is 'in this together' and we believe our team members should be rewarded for their hard work throughout the year. In addition to a competitive salary, we offer a discretionary annual company bonus for all of our team members.


We are incredibly proud to be listed in the Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to Work For 2016 and winner of the Investors in People Excellence in Reward and Recognition award.


We believe you should never stop learning new things and we want to ensure you have the knowledge to do your job, therefore we work with a local college to offer free NVQ's to our team members.

Great Working

We work hard to make sure Fletchers is a great place to work and a place people feel they can strive. In 2016, we were named in the Sunday Times Top 100 Best Companies to Work For list.


Coming to work at a new place can be hard when you don't know anyone, so we encourage our team members to bring their friends! Recommend a friend for a vacancy and if they're successful we'll give you a bonus.

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