DSC Regen

Paid European work experience - January 2020

DSC Regen offers a range of PAID work experience placements in Marseille (France) and Seville within the Green Economy sector as part of the Erasmus+ work experience programme, funded by the European Union.

These paid placements are 3 months in duration (Flights to Marseille or Seville will be on Friday 17 January preceded by three days of preparatory training in London from Tuesday 14 to Thursday 16 January) and will enable participants to develop experience and practical skills as well as to develop their French and Spanish language skills. Participants will also work towards our Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management.

In order to support you during your work placement DSC Regen will provide you with the following:

  • €120 per week subsistence allowance

  • Shared accommodation (own bedroom, shared living spaces such as kitchen, bathroom)

  • Language tuition

  • Flights to and from your destination (including airport transfers in your host city)

  • Travel medical insurance for the duration of your stay

  • Ongoing support and local pastoral care for the duration of your stay

Positions are open to anyone over 18 years of age who are looking to expand their skills and enhance their future employability. 

For some positions no knowledge of the local language (French or Spanish) is required whereas for others intermediate or advanced levels are needed. 

Preparatory training is provided pre-departure incorporating language tuition and practical and cultural information. Participants receive a weekly subsistence allowance of €120 and the cost of flights, insurance and accommodation are funded by the programme.

Vocational Qualification

This course will provide learners with a foundation of environmental and sustainability knowledge to build on. Covering a wide range of environmental, sustainability and governance principles, this course will give learners an understanding of the breadth of the sustainability agenda, and the management tools and skills that they will need when working within this area.

This course is ideal for learners who are starting out in environmental management, and want a solid foundation of environment and sustainability knowledge to build on and those who would like to gain Associate membership of IEMA.

Job Descriptions

Marseille Job Descriptions


Seville Job Descriptions:


How to apply

We’re finalising some bits and bobs regarding the positions, so the application process hasn’t started yet, but it’ll be open really soon! The deadline for applications is 1 December 2019. Positions are filled on a rolling basis; you're advised to submit your application as early as possible. 

To apply please complete the following steps:
(1) Review the vocational course information. Be sure this course is right for you.
(2) View the job descriptions by clicking the link above.
(3) Decide which positions are of interest to you and complete the application form.
(4) Submit the completed application form and email your current CV (and your portfolio if applying to any architecture or graphic design position) to hannah@dscregen.co.uk

*Please note, in order for your application to be considered we must receive both your CV and fully completed application form (and portfolio if applying to an architecture or graphic design role). Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Additional Information

Positions are filled on a rolling basis. You're advised to submit your application as early as possible. 

Before applying please ensure you have read the following key requirements:

  • To be eligible applicants must be currently residing within the United Kingdom, have a UK postal address and bank account, and must have the right to live and work in the UK and the destination country.

  • Students are not eligible thus we regret we are unable to accept applications from individuals looking for ‘year in industry’ placements.

  • Placements are for fixed periods of 92 days (13 weeks) and it is a requirement that you spend the full period in your destination country. The start date (flight out to Host Country) will be in January 2020. End date (return flight to UK) 92 days from the date of departure

  • There will be three days of preparatory training in April in London immediately before departure. Attendance at the preparatory training is compulsory.

  • Unfortunately we are not able to fund the cost of travelling to London or accommodation costs for the preparatory training in London, although we do provide your travel to the airport from London on the day of departure.

  • Applications are only being accepted for January 2020.