The College of Law 7 Can work experience be approved retrospectively? Yes. In fact, this is quite common – especially in cases where students undertake work experience while completing their law degree. The Work Experience Supervisor needs to sign the Work Experience Application for Approval of Placement Form, the Work Experience Declaration Form, and the journal (where applicable) which may be submitted at the same time. How can I find a College student for a work placement? You can use our free Jobs Noticeboard to advertise your work experience placement. The Jobs Noticeboard attracts over 55,000 views per month. It’s easy – just go to and create your employer profile. You can also review the resumes of current students looking for work experience placements.