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The Experience Programme

Our mission is to give all young people access to the top. By connecting our national network of schools with industry leading employers, we open young people’s eyes to the possibilities ahead of them.

Our programme is run through a simple, safe-guarded portal, giving students access to opportunities, schools an easy way to manage their work experience and employers the chance to diversify their early talent pipelines and meet their social mobility goals.

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Our Impact


Completed placements provided since the Experience programme launched and our work is growing every year


We work with employers from across industries and sectors to give students access to opportunities they would not otherwise be able to access


of students felt they were better prepared for work after completing work experience placements or attending insight days through us


of employers say we’ve helped them to reach students who lack access to their industry and who they wouldn’t have been able to reach otherwise

our experience service supports...

Young People

We give students who wouldn’t otherwise have access to industry-leading organisations access to eye-opening work experience placements and inspiring insight days

Schools and Colleges

We help teachers and careers leaders to manage their work experience more effectively and to offer their students high impact placements with top employers


We work with large and small organisations to make it easy for them to reach new and diverse groups of students before they start their careers


Our partners

experience makes a difference

Explore our campaigns

Through sharing best practice, practical advice on what we know works and inspiring events, we’re crowd-sourcing our partner employers’ expertise to support better practice across each industry. If you’re already working with us, or you work in early careers and social mobility, you can access our industry specific resources and events.

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