Employability Points


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Pearson is a global learning company, providing education products and services to institutions, governments and individual learners.


"Welcome to Pearson. We have a simple mission: to help people make more of their lives through learning.

We are the world's leading learning company, with 40,000 employees in more than 80 countries helping people of all ages to make measurable progress in their lives.

We provide a range of education products and services to institutions, governments and direct to individual learners, which help people everywhere aim higher and fulfil their true potential.

Our commitment to them requires a holistic approach to education. It begins by using research to understand what sort of learning works best, it continues by bringing together people and organisations to develop ideas, and it comes back round by measuring the outcomes of our products."


Rewards 2017-18

Pearson are offering six 2-week work experience placements at the hub of the world's largest learning organisation. Their world-class tools, content, products, and services are designed to help people adapt to a changing world, navigate its challenges and opportunities, and ultimately make progress in their lives.  Students will work alongside Pearson professionals and discover how we source, produce and deliver both traditional publishing and cutting-edge online learning content to challenging and diverse markets all around the world.

Note: The students must be able to commute to Harlow, Essex.

Pearson have been providing work placements in digital publishing and publishing since 2014-15. Check out a recent case study here!







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Last Updated: 11/01/2018