Schools and Colleges
Our programmes provide unique and life-enriching experiences that help young people engage with employers, increase understanding of career opportunities, improve skills and raise aspirations.
Linking the curriculum with careers, these initiatives are open to all schools and colleges in the Tees Valley and are designed to integrate easily into stable and structured careers programmes in-line with the national Gatsby careers framework. They’re also simple to plan and manage through our online platform and are delivered completely free of charge.
Alongside workplace-based activities, we offer a range of tailored virtual experiences and online career insights, delivered in partnership with Speakers for Schools. These inspiring and interactive placements connect the classroom with business; opening the door to opportunities and providing a glimpse into a wide range of industries and sectors.
Play your part in improving the future of young people across the Tees Valley. No matter your size or sector, you can help deliver programmes that inspire, influence and shape the workforce of tomorrow.
We know that recruitment, skills development and talent retention is a key challenge facing companies across all industries. That’s why our industry-led programmes are designed around local business needs and regional skills strategies, with a focus on not just increasing work-based skills and awareness, but also on improving life skills, changing attitudes, developing networks and building ambitions.
It’s easy to get involved and there’s no cost attached. We will plan and deliver the sessions and provide our full support; all we need is your time, passion and commitment to open the doors of your business to young people in the Tees Valley. Join over 150 businesses today.