COVID-19: impact on your requirements
You should plan work experience placements where it's safe to do so, and prioritise students that:
- Have work experience as the core aim of their study programme
- Would benefit most from developing their employability skills in a physical workplace
You can also use other forms of employer contact, on-site work experience and work-related activities which don't require the same commitment from employers as having a student on a placement.
If you're unable to organise and deliver work placements, because of coronavirus:
This is explained in the DfE's guidance on