GO Wales: Achieve through Work Experience

​​GO Wales at Cardiff Metropolitan University​

​​​​​​​​​​​​The Achieve through Work Experience Programme provides additional support for higher education students in Wales who face barriers in securing work experience.​​​

European Social Fund



​Eligible students be​nefit from tailored, flexible work experience opportunities and the support of an adviser to help p​​repare for and learn from the experience. The skills you develop will help you to secure employment, further training or education when you complete your course.​

To take part, you ​will be under 25 years old, studying at least 16 hours per week and can say yes to at le​​​ast one of the following:​

  • ​I have a disability or work ​limiting health condition
  • I’m from a Black and/or Minority Ethnic background
  • I have caring or child care responsibilities
  • I am a care leaver
  • I’m from a low higher education participation neighbourhood

Confirm your eligibility with our GO Wales eligibility ​checker.

To find out more and d​iscuss eligibility, please contact your Cardi​ff Met GO Wales team via Email: gowales@cardiffmet.ac.uk  or Tel: 029 2041 6333.

The GO Wales: Achieve through Work Experience Programme is part-financed by the European Social Fund (ESF) through the Welsh Government.​ Further details about the programme can be found on the GO Wales website​​.

If you are an employer looking for more information about how you can partici​​​pate in our GO Wales programme, please visit out GO Wales for employers​ page.