Work Placement and Bursary Scheme (2019)

The 2019 work placement will be based in the council’s planning department so would ideally suit someone who sees their future career in town planning and it is likely that you will be studying a qualification that leads to a planning qualification, for example Urban Planning, Architecture, Geography, etc.

More information about the placement and conditions of the scheme will be available once applications open in April 2019.

The application process:

  • Applications via CV and supporting statement will open in April 2019 and will close 31 May 2019
  • Shortlisted applicants will be contacted by the end of June and invited in for an interview during early July
  • Placements in year one commence late July and in future years at the start of July

Please note to be considered for this scheme this must be your first degree, you must have eligibility to work in the UK.