Real World,
Real Work

We match outstanding young people with high-impact real work projects.

Are you an employer? Register here

Real World,
Real Work

We match outstanding young people with high-impact real work projects.

Discover projects from the
UK’s most exciting companies

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Whether you’re an undergraduate data science number cruncher, or want to join a cross-functional team delivering marketing, we have the real world projects for you.

Our unique remote work experience allows young people to get a headstart in the world of work by taking on projects for some of the most exciting start ups and scale ups in the UK.

Are you an Employer?

How it works

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mobile-app

Download the app to browse and apply to company projects suited to your skills.

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projects

Businesses will select you for projects, and give you a start date.

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support

We support you in your project with helpful tips, useful guides, and check-ins.

Meet our businesses

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We’ve got the most exciting start ups and scale ups on our platform, all looking to work with someone like you.

What people say

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“My placement was good, I learned a lot of skills that I didn’t learn in the classroom. I got hands-on experience and that’s really important."

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Davina

Leeds University English
and Film Studies BA

“I love Workfinder because I get to bring the skills I’ve learned in my degree and apply them to real world problems. My first placement taught me loads, and I was able to build a data model which really helped the sales team prioritise their work!”

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Olivia

UCL Geospatial Data
Science MSC

"I really felt like part of the team at my placement. I was able to get involved with things from day one and I learnt a lot."

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Amanpreet

University of Warwick
Classical Civilisation BA

Why choose Workfinder

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We create rich work experience programs for talented young people, whilst delivering high value projects back to the businesses who nurture them.

Say goodbye to making tea for the office and hello to real world placements in exciting companies, with practical tips, guidance, and regular check-ins, to make sure you’re getting the most out of it.

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