Vacation Programmes For Students In South Africa
Vacation work is degree related work experience that may lead to a graduate program. Work experience can involve observing others doing their job, having a go yourself or a combination of watching and doing.
Most of the larger firms however only offer vacation work to students in their second last year of your LLB. These jobs usually last for a week or two during the July or December holiday. Most of the top firms offer vacation work. It is a great opportunity to experience a professional law environment and to network with existing attorneys. It also looks good on your CV and the contacts you make may well help you secure articles later on.