Virtual Experience Programme

by Kennedys

Job Details

Deadline: Ongoing
Salary: Free
Length: Virtual Experience
Roles: Legal/Law
Location: Nationwide, Europe, Rest of the World

Virtual Experience Programme

Take this free virtual opportunity to upskill yourself get a true feel of what it’s like to work at Kennedys.

Why join this Virtual Experience Programme?

Welcome to our Virtual Experience Programme.

In this programme, you will gain an insight into our legal teams and understand the type of work our trainee lawyers and apprentices do every day at Kennedys. You will also develop important skills that will help set you up for your future career in law and receive a personalised completion certificate to share with prospective employers and your professional network.

Our programme is available to all school and university students from a law or non-law background and no previous work experience is required to participate.

We are committed to developing the future generation of lawyers so if you want to make a difference and shape the future of law, join our programme today.

Benefits of this Virtual Experience Programme

Earn a Certificate
When you complete the Kennedys Virtual Experience Programme, you’ll earn a personalised completion certificate to share with prospective employers and your professional network.

Set yourself up for success
No more applying for jobs without knowing what the role involves. Build the confidence and practical skills that employers are looking for.

Gain real work experience
Throughout the Kennedys Virtual Experience Programme, you’ll develop deep insights into what it is actually like to work at Kennedys.

Be seen by Kennedys
The power is in your hands. Opt in to share your work and profile with the HR team at Kennedys to stand out.

Discover if this career is for you
Nearly 50% of the hours you are awake are spent at work. Discover if this is the right career path for you.

Leverage this experience in interviews
Next time you walk into an interview, you’ll be job ready with experience and an understanding of the role.

Do it in your own time
Fit the Kennedys Virtual Experience Programme in with your busy schedule. Learn at your own pace and reach your personal goals.

Learn direct from Kennedys
This Kennedys Virtual Experience Programme has been created by leaders at Kennedys. You’ll receive instructions from the Kennedys team and compare your work with real model solutions from Kennedys.

Have your job application prioritised
It’s important to stand out when you apply for a job. Complete the Kennedys Virtual Experience Programme, for your application to be prioritised for review when you apply at Kennedys.

Make your CV and LinkedIn stand out
You’ll be able to include this experience on your CV and Linkedin profile. Demonstrate that you’re ambitious, hardworking and have developed valuable practical skills.

What will you do in this Virtual Experience Programme?

Prepare a witness statement that can be used in a litigated claim
Developing your legal analysis skills

Assist with a client pitch presentation
Developing your legal knowledge of the insurance industry

Leave a voicemail for a client
Developing professional communication skills

Draft a memo on the effect of a “force majeure” clause
Developing legal research and drafting skills

This programme is self-paced. It takes approximately 5-6 hours to complete.

How to apply

To apply for this role and to find out more, please click on the apply button.