Currently there are 16 students out on placement mostly based over the South of England but also one in Glasgow and one in the USA. Placements are very varied from working for a one-man operation, to joining companies such as Sir Robert McAlpine, Cityzen, Bouygues and Morgan Sindall in positions such as Assistant Project Manager and Assistant Surveyor. Salaries range between £10,000 and £17,000 per annum. Some placements attract extras such as books, incidental expenses, transport allowance, lodging allowance, sponsorship in Year 3, and the potential for a job on graduation.
Placement positions in recent years have also included national government, local government, Royal Palaces, Sevenoaks School, surveyors, architects, civil engineers, construction companies and manufacturers.
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For more information please contact Dr Jenny Elliot.
Dr Jenny Elliot
Principal Lecturer in Geography
School of Environment and Technology
University of Brighton
Phone 01273 642568
Fax 01273 642285