Education and Employers is a charity that aims to provide young people with the inspiration and motivation they need to achieve their potential, and so secure the UK’s future prosperity. It does this through ensuring every school and college has an effective partnership with employers. The charity works to achieve this by working in close partnership with leading national bodies representing schools, colleges and employers as well as government and the third sector.
The aspirations of UK young people are disconnected from labour market reality which has significant implications for the economy
A major new report published yesterday (22 Jan) reveals a disconnect between young people’s career aspirations and jobs in the UK, both now and in the future.
New research examines external speakers in state and independent schools
Two leading education charities, Education and Employers & Speakers for Schools have joined together to publish a new report evaluating the impact of external speakers in secondary schools.
It is now widely accepted that encounters with the world of work are vitally important for all young people
As the Careers & Enterprise Company’s State of the Nation report released today (20 Sept) demonstrates how the nation’s young people are benefitting from a growing number of employers seeking to engage young people, Nick Chambers, Founder of UK Charity, Education and Employers asks, "What is a "meaningful encounter" with the world of work"?