DSC Regen

*The deadline for applications to the January 2018 programme has now passed. If however you're interested in being contacted in the event that a position becomes available again please email your CV to chris@dscregen.co.uk*

Paid European work experience - January 2018

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

These paid placements are 3 months in duration (Flights to Seville/Perpignan will be on Friday 12th January 2018 preceded by 3 days of preparatory training in London from Tuesday 9th to Thursday 11th January) and will enable participants to develop experience and practical skills as well as to develop their Spanish language skills. Participants will also work towards the Level 3 Award in European Community Development.

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

  • €100 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 (Spanish or French) 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 €100 and the cost of flights, insurance and accommodation are funded by the programme.

How to apply

Positions are filled on a rolling basis and applicants are advised to submit their application as early as possible. 

View the job descriptions by clicking the links above. Decide which positions are of interest to you and complete the application form* (available below) and send along with your CV to chris@dscregen.co.uk.
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*Please note, in order for your application to be considered we must receive both your CV and fully completed application form. CVs submitted without an application form 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 on or around Friday 12th January 2018. End date (return flight to UK) 92 days from the date of departure
  • There will be three days of preparatory training (Tuesday 9th to Thursday 11th September inclusive) 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 2018.