Useful Links

Worsening shortages of skills may stop UK businesses from taking advantage of the economic recovery, research says.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-25945413

Employers are from mars, young people are from venue: addressing the young people/jobs mismatch report by Cipd in association with Business in the Community.

http://www.cipd.co.uk/pressoffice/press-releases/employers-from-mars-young-people-venus-250413.aspx

The Business Case for employer investment in young people report by Cipd.

http://www.cipd.co.uk/publicpolicy/policy-reports/employer-investment-young-people.aspx

‘Business and Higher Education appeal for long-term view of education to support economic growth’  by Pearson UK published 27.1.14.

http://uk.pearson.com/home/news/2014/january/business-and-highereducationappealforlongtermviewofeducationtosu.html

Work Experience:

https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/268624/document.pdf

Best Schools and Business Partnership Award. This award recognises best practice and innovation in establishing a strong partnership between a school and employer. See http://www.investorsinpeople.co.uk/events/awards-2014 and the following item.