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1,200,000

Young People Supported

604

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1,600 Virtual Work Experience Places Up For Grabs in Cumbria!

1,600 Virtual Work Experience Places Up For Grabs in Cumbria! Cumbrian school pupils are being offered the chance to sample the world of work remotely with a wide range of employers thanks to an innovative new virtual work experience programme. The Cumbria Summer Term Insight Festival launches shortly and 13 organisations – some locally-based, some […]

Young people in Birmingham first in the UK to access thousands of virtual work placements through new app

Young people in Birmingham first in the UK to access thousands of virtual work placements through a new pioneering app. Youth Card app set to tackle social mobility and educational inequality launched by Speakers for Schools, UK Youth, Young Enterprise and European Youth Card Association. Youth Card – Live Your Best Life from Speakers for […]

Virtual Work Experience Boom

Virtual Work Experience Boom We have all experienced the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic but young people have been disproportionately affected, suffering major disruption to their education and reduced opportunities for in-person extra-curricular activities, including traditional careers-related learning activities. Students at secondary school and college have always felt the pressure when it comes to finding […]

Discover Youth Card

Speakers for Schools is piloting our newest service, Youth Card. A free mobile app to improve the social mobility of young people in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. Packed full of career and life preparing opportunities. Now available to 13-25-year olds to download.