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Great News - It's Transport & Logistics Month!

Explore #CareersThatMove as we celebrate transport and logistics careers. There are loads of reasons to celebrate - the UK transport industry is the biggest in Europe! With youth-friendly employers like Imperial Commercials offering HGV technician apprenticeships and opportunities for young people, it's a great time to get your career in gear.

Transport & logistics careers Careers with Imperial Commercials

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Our response to Careers Strategy

This commentary is provided by Laura-Jane Rawlings, Youth Employment UK, CEO: “I am pleased that the careers strategy has been […]

Careers strategy: making the most of everyone’s skills and talents

The Department for Education have released their careers strategy. The careers strategy is part of the government’s plan to make […]

Unity City Academy

Unity City Academy to become the 1st Young Professional School in the UK!

Unity City Academy has signed up to become the first Young Professional School in the UK and will begin the […]

Careers advisors

Are Traditional Careers Advisors Extinct? Youth Voice

This article was provided by Youth Ambassador, Patrick Cantellow Okay, maybe a clickbait title to get your attention, but the […]

State of the nation

State of the Nation 2017: Social Mobility in Great Britain

The Social Mobility Commission has today launched the State of the Nation 2017, a review of social mobility in Great […]

"Being an ambassador allows you to share your passion with others, it provides fantastic training and networking opportunities. Being a Youth Employment UK ambassador has opened up many opportunities for me to grow, learn and develop and it's a privilege to represent such a passionate devoted youth organisation."

Shakira Martin, Youth Employment UK Ambassador

Volunteer as a Youth Ambassador

Careers Adviser Louise Rochford says our Careers Hub is "excellent for information delivered in both written and visual formats to keep students interested."

Teachers and careers education professionals - see how our free resources help you deliver CEIAG.

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Inspiring a future workforce with Talent Match Mark

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Apply for Talent Match Mark Awards (free) and gain access to the Platinum Award as a Community Member.

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Attraction & Recruitment of young people – Business Breakfast

Youth Employment UK and Essex County Council Youth Service will be running a Business Breakfast on the 14th of December […]

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APPG for Youth Employment Meeting : December

Please note: attendenace to the All Party Parliamentary Group for Youth Employment is strictly reserved for Community Members of Youth […]

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City of Westminster College Careers Fair

Careers Fair Date: Thursday January 25th 2018 Time: 11.00am – 2:00pm Venue: Paddington Green Campus   We want students at […]

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