Rural Placement Student

RURAL SURVEYOR - PLACEMENT STUDENTWe are excited to be looking for a Rural Surveyor Placement Student to join our Kendal office for 12 months next summer. The Rural department is involved in management, professional and agency work.  We manage land for private and institutional clients, our professional team undertakes valuations and advice to farmers and landowners and our agency team sells land and farms.The sandwich placement will include work with all three areas of expertise. Sandwich students will be working with senior agents on a day to day basis including client contact and will have their own areas of responsibility and opportunities to take forward work. 
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Working Hours
Full Time
Closing Date


  • Day to day assistance on various managed rural Estates in stunning locations including direct contact with owners, tenants and contractors.
  • Assisting agents with Valuations, Sales and a wide range of professional matters for both private and corporate clients.

you will ideally be studying a RICS accredited degree within a property or rural surveying focus and be looking for a 12 month industrial placement as part of your degree. We do welcome applications from those who are studying non-accredited degrees who are looking to pursue a career in property.


We offer a supportive team environment and the opportunity to develop your knowledge of all aspects of our rural business in our offices.  You will be provided with regular one to ones and feedback on your development and input into the team.  With clear objectives you will truly be able to add value to our team while enjoying real exposure to our expertise.


Since 1855, Carter Jonas has grown to be one of the largest and most respected property consultancies in the UK with a network of 33 offices across England and Wales, employing more than 800 partners and staff.

We employ the very best people. We are a place where people want to work and our culture is collaborative and business minded. We have experts in every field who deliver long term advice that enhances our clients’ future prosperity.

At Carter Jonas, ‘Simply Better Advice’ is a statement that unites everyone in our business behind a common purpose. It is a commitment to our customers that we will work harder for them, constantly striving to provide the best advice in the market. 

Voted one of the Best Places to work in Property in 2018 and accredited with a Gold Investors in People award, we are proud of our values and what they stand for; chosen by our very own employees:

  • Approachable – We treat every relationship with respect, integrity and warmth
  • Effective – We do what we say we will, we do it well and we’re accountable
  • Ambitious – We are ambitious for our clients and for our firm

We endeavour to create the closest of relations with our Partners and employees, which we measure via our annual Employee Satisfaction Survey. At a national level we aim to ensure equal opportunities in the workplace and create a supportive and inclusive culture to encourage diversity and which underpins our core values of Approachable, Effective and Ambitious.

We want to ensure all of our employees are provided with the right support and guidance to optimise their performance. We offer a wide variety of Learning & Development, as well as structured career paths for professionals. In the last two years, we have launched our Diversity & Inclusion Network, Health & Wellbeing sites as well as our CJ Family Network. 

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