How engaging with businesses can benefit your school and young people

  • Raise awareness of job opportunities and career pathways

  • Develop a young person's employability skills

  • Increase the number of work experience opportunities

  • Create lasting relationships with local employers

  • Gain public support and recognition

  • Help develop an employers staff

What is our process?

Our process is collaborative. Our aim will be to define your schools objectives and match them to the right businesses and best suited activities that will allow you to connect with business and engage, inspire and shape your pupils future careers.

Areas you can provide inspiration

  • S1 - S6 Work awareness & inspiration

    Raising awareness of job opportunities, promoting career pathways and helping young people learn about skills and behaviours needed in the workplace.

  • S3 - S6 Work practice

    Providing young people with opportunities to experience the world of work and practice the skills and develop the behaviours they will need.

  • S4 and beyond Real job opportunities & apprenticeships

    Giving young people access to paid employment, entry level roles and training opportunities.

See the host of businesses that are showing their support

Our certified employers support our local young people (those in school and not) in ways that suit their business from supporting a single activity to becoming a flagship partner of a local school. Their businesses can be of any size and be in any industry.

  • Aberdeen City Council
  • Aberdeenshire Council
  • Anderson, Anderson & Brown
  • ABB
  • Arcadion
  • Aberdeen Science Centre
  • Aberdeen Sports Village
  • Amec Foster Wheeler
  • Bartech
  • Elevator
  • Entier
  • Genesis Personnel
  • Johnston Carmichael
  • Score
  • Simply Joined
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