Beyond our network of employer, school and college supporters, we are proud to work in partnership with other organisations who help Career Ready open the world of work to young people.
Business in the Community
Career Ready and Business in the Community have been awarded £330,000 by the Careers and Enterprise Company to launch a new programme of employer engagement for schools in Thurrock, Southend and Ipswich. The contract began in March 2016 and will run for 18 months.
We are delighted to be working with Collab Group, a membership organisation which represents 35 leading UK Colleges and College Groups, to promote the importance of employer-led careers education.
Fleishman Hillard Fishburn
We are very grateful to Fleishman Hillard Fishburn who provide paid internships and mentors for students in London, in addition to supporting our Communications Department with pro bono PR consultancy, particularly around our flagship student event, A Capital Experience.
We are grateful for the support of the following partners in our work to encourage more young people into careers in science, technology, engineering and maths: Headstart, STEMNET, STEMTech, Your Life, Women in Science, Engineering and Technology (WiSET)
In Scotland Micro-Tyco delivers an enterprise challenge for second year Career Ready students inspiring them to raise money for the developing world using their business skills .
Investors in Young People
We are delighted to be developing links with Investors in Young People in Scotland, who assist and recognise organisations employment of young people. A number of Career Ready employer supporters in Scotland have obtained The Investor in Young People Award.
Fair Education Alliance
We are working with Business in the Community, Teach First, Future First, Step up To Serve, Inspiring the Future and Enabling Enterprise in developing the skills strand of the Fair Education Alliance
We work with investment companies including Schroders, Hendersons and Aberdeen Asset Management under the Investment 20/20 banner to provide work experience opportunities for our students in London
Providing entrepreneurial speakers for masterclasses across the UK
Design and Technology
IE Design – Birmingham-based partners for our website, digital platform and brand