ECTARC has a wealth of information about living and working in Europe and coming to the UK to improve your English and gain work experience in Wales
Volunteering Walesis a website listing voluntary organisations in Wales.
Graduate Talent Pool is a Government run initiative to help recent graduates gain internships and work experience.
Work placements and other jobs
www.enternships.com/ - Service that connects ambitious students, graduates and career changers to exciting opportunities in startups and SME's.
http://targetjobs.co.uk/work-experience/ - jobs and work placements
www.internjobs.com/ - range of internships/work experience opportunities
Fledglings is an agency specialising in work placement opportunities.
www.raleighinternational.org/ -offers three-month volunteering expeditions
www.redcross.org.uk/internships - Summer volunteer internship programme
www.yini.org.uk/ - year in industry for those taking year out
Subsidy schemes for placement projects
www.itwales.com/ - specifically set up to target shortages in IT in Wales.
www.step.org.uk/ - Shell Step, project-based work placement programme.
BUNAC are both agencies specialising in finding work experience opportunities for gap year etc.
The Year Out Group They are supported by the DfEE and have a membership list of organisations who fulfil their Code of Practice. Useful if you are checking out a new organisation, or to know what questions to ask of an agency.
www.iagora.com/ lists internships available in 21 European countries, plus other supporting information.
www.graduatejobsineurope.com/ - has search facilities for graduate jobs or work experience placements in Europe.