DSC Regen

Paid European work experience - April 2019

*Recruitment for the April 2019 round has now been completed. If however you are interested in any of these roles please email your CV only (no need to complete an application form) to hannah@dscregen.co.uk If a suitable space becomes available again for April we may get in touch. We will also contact you about our September 2019 roles when recruitment opens in June 2019.* 

DSC Regen offers a range of PAID work experience placements in Marseille (France) also Seville (Spain) within the Environmental 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 Thursday 18th April preceded by 3 days of preparatory training in London from Monday 15th to Wednesday 17th April.) 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. 

Job Descriptions

Marseille Job Descriptions (All)

Or alternatively view the individual job descriptions below:

MC2A - Architecture Assistant

Ciel Rouge - Architecture Assistant

E4 - Environmental Educator Assistant

Accueil et Rencontres - Environmental Educator Assistant

Planktovie  - Fish Production Assistant 

Le Présage - Engineer Assistant

Seville Job Descriptions (All)

Or alternatively view the individual job descriptions below:

Isotrol - Renewable Energy IT Assistant

Isotrol - Assistant Engineer

Quintas - Renewable Energy Engineer

BM2 - Architecture Assistant

Ecologistas en Accion - General Assistant

Green Bell - Assistant Environmental Consultant

How to apply

The deadline for applications is 5th April 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 April 2019. 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 April 2019.