Work experience is
not only a great way to find out if you want to work
in housing but also a great way of enhancing your CV.
Employers will look favourably on those with some previous
Many organisations will offer placements for students
(either school, college or university) for a short period
to give them an opportunity to work in the sector. Contact
the social housing organisations in your area, your
local council will be able to provide you with a list.
You can then write to them and send your CV
to find out what opportunities they have.