It's a Competitive Jobs Market
When you need to find that perfect job placement, STAR Agency is here for you.
It's a one-stop-shop to get you work ready.
You'll find placement opportunities, Apprenticeship vacancies, careers and financial advice.
You need a head start on the rest, so getting great work experience is crucial.
As a Harlow College student you'll get 30 hours of work placement on your course.
That’s 30 hours to:
- Put your skills into practice
- Build industry contacts
- Learn from the professionals
- Watch your confidence grow
Other things we do
Personal development, including impartial IAG, recruitment services and community liaison.
Our Placement and Progression Team works hard to:
Help our Clients
- One-to-one confidential and impartial information, advice and guidance.
- Helping with employability skills and CV development
- Arranging beneficial, safe work placements for students and employers.
- Linking job and apprenticeship vacancies with potential candidates
Help our Curriculum
- Open agency for curriculum and students to drop-in for service support
- Talks and presentations to students and staff about service offer
- Employability workshops – CV writing, Interview techniques, Job Search skills
- Supporting progression to HE
Support our Parents/Carers
- Providing impartial IAG for parents/carers
- Providing supportive Information for work placements, study pathways and destinations
Work with Local Partners
- Working with local support agencies
- Linking with employers for work placement and recruitment opportunities
- Working with local schools for events, activities and placements