Transition Year Work Experience Application Form

Personal Details
Your School
Your Placement Dates

Fighting Words accepts Transition Year students for work experience on the following basis:

  • One day per week for a minimum of four weeks OR
  • One week (Monday to Thursday)
Garda Vetting
  • If you will be 15 years old at the time of your placement. you are NOT required to be Garda vetted.
  • If you will be 16 years old at the time of your placement, you are LEGALLY REQUIRED to be Garda vetted.

Please note that Fighting Words DOES NOT conduct Garda vetting for TY students on week-long placements. You may apply for a place at Fighting Words if your school provides Garda vetting for students - check with your school for details.

Fighting Words DOES provide Garda vetting for students on placement one day per week for a minimum of four weeks if your school does not provide it, subject to certain conditions.
Please contact us for further information.

IMPORTANT! Please indicate your age at the time of your placement dates:

Please note that all information included in this application will be held in compliance with the Fighting Words Data Protection Policy