Predict 21: Financial Times One Week Online Work Experience

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Duration: 3 Days   21st June – 25th June 2021

Application closing date: 21st  May 2021

Join the Financial Times for a one week online work experience placement.

Monday 21st June – Friday 25th June, from 10am – 3pm

During this placement you will be:

  • Interviewing FT Employees
  • Researching
  • Brainstorming
  • Creating a business plan on the topic of “Technology and futureproofing”
  • Attending workshops
  • Creating a Vision Board
  • Collaboration
  • Teamwork
  • Creating and delivering a team presentation

Join us to gain first hand experience of what it takes to work for a global media organisation.

You will gain experience of working remotely and collaboratively. You will experience deadlines, challenges and problems solving, you will be team building and creating business plans.

Skills that in our the new world norm of remote online working will give you the edge! We look forward to welcoming you to the FT.

Please note: Places are limited and may be snapped up before the deadline! So please don’t delay in applying!


Speakers for Schools Experience Programme have a large selection of virtual work experience currently available. Many of these are with UK companies and pupils from NI are eligible to apply.

Pupils must first register at to avail of these opportunities.

Please note that all applications are not guaranteed to be successful due to the large number of applicants for each experience.

*Please note that pupils should not apply to this or any other virtual work experience unless they are fully committed to attending