We currently work with approximately 2500 companies who assist us in preparing students to be the workers of the future.  This simply cannot be done in the classroom; it should be conducted with real staff and/or with real hands-on tasks.

 

97.5% agree that

‘I would like to be part of a similar activity again’

94.3% agree that

‘my role was explained clearly beforehand ’

97.7% agree that

‘Students were polite’

 

Benefits to Business

 

Meet with young people who have an interest in your business or industry and might be possible new recruits.

Your involvement helps to ensure that relevant, updated, and accurate information is provided to students.

Gain some free personal and professional development and experience of your own (interview technique, leadership, liaison, etc.).

Meet and understand the workforce of the future, gauge their understanding and level of preparation.

Your business might well experience a boost by fulfulling it's Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR).

Network with representatives from other businesses in your sector or local area; share contact details, experiences, practices, and knowledge.

 

We make it as easy as possible for you to get involved.  You can either have students undertake a work placement with you, or you can be part of one of our upcoming events in schools; simply contact us to let us help you choose.

 

Some of the Businesses That Work With Us

 

Access Creative College
Army
Arnold Clark
Barclays
Barnardo's
Bam Nuttall Morgan Sindall Joint Venture
City Electrical Factors
Co-operative Group
Costa Coffee
Dept. for Work & Pensions
Everest Pharmacy
The Football College
Greenwich Leisure
IBM
John Lewis
Kids Allowed
Manchester City Council
The Manchester College
Marks & Spencer
Network Rail
NHS
Oxfam
Quality Save
Royal Air Force
Salford College
STEM Ambassadors
Stockport College
Tesco
Tiddlywinks
University of Manchester