How to Apply
Please complete the online application form. You will be asked to upload a CV and covering letter explaining why a career in the relevant sector could be right for you.
Applicants must be able to make their own way to and from the venue throughout their placement. Applicants must commit to completing the work experience in full. Applicants who drop out last minute or miss days are denying others a special opportunity, and therefore will be not be permitted to participate in further Creative Dimension Trust offerings.
Applications are assessed by the Trust on an individual basis. Due to the volume of interest, we are unfortunately unable to give individual feedback on rejections.
Architecture | Allies and Morrison
Status: Apply now for January 2020 onward
Allies and Morrison is an architecture and urban planning practice based in London, Cambridge and Dublin. They have completed projects throughout the UK and overseas, and are currently working on projects in the Middle East and in North America.
The work of the practice ranges from architecture, interior design and conservation to planning, consultation and research. Find out more about Allies and Morrison.
Architecture | Allford Hall Monaghan Morris
Status: Apply now for November 2019 onward
Allford Hall Monaghan Morris (AHMM) makes buildings that are satisfying and enjoyable to use, beautiful to look at and easy to understand. They believe in making places as well as buildings, that work over time and have lasting qualities intrinsic to their architecture. Find out more about Allford Hall Monaghan Morris.
Please note that, due to the high demand, if you intend to apply for a summer placement you will need to submit your application no later than January. For example, if you are looking for a placement during the summer of 2020 you should aim to to apply by January 2020.
Architecture | Grimshaw Architects
Status: Apply now for October 2019 onward
Successful applicants will spend a week with Grimshaw Architects in London, where they will work on a specific brief which will help them gain an understanding of the various stages of the design process. For additional information, please see Grimshaw Architects Work Experience.
Conservation and Craft | Royal Household
Status: Apply Now
The following programme is for students aged 18 to 21 years who are interested in pursuing a career in conservation and craft.
An apprentice-style work experience, working alongside the conservation and craft team on a typical project in either the Upholstery, Soft Furnishing, Furniture or Gilding workshops. Learn about the processes involved in your chosen workshop and ways in which you can further explore a career in conservation and craft.
There is not a set date for this work experience. If you are put forward for this, then a mutual date would be agreed depending on the availability of the members of staff. The typical working day is 8am to 4:30pm, Monday to Friday with an hour lunch break. Lunch will be provided. Based in the Home Park at Windsor Castle.
If shortlisted, you will be asked to attend an interview.