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Want to build your work skills? Explore careers. Read up on your life choices. Get free Young Professional training to boost your skills and confidence. And you can volunteer with us as a Youth Ambassador to help young people get heard by government and employers. Take charge of your future today!

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Want to become more youth-friendly? Your organisation can join as a Community Member and apply for the Talent Match Mark Award to access youth employment best practice resources and support. Join a wide network and invest in a bright employment future for young people.

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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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Social Mobility

Unlocking talent, fulfilling potential

Justine Greening today set out her plan for improving social mobility through education. The over arching ambition being to leave […]

Post 16 choices – User insight research

The Department for Education has today launched its user insight research into post 16 options conducted by Deirdre Hughes OBE. The […]

Social Integration

British Academy publishes two reports on social integration

The British Academy has published two reports: 10 Local actions to promote social integration and The integration of migrants, asylum […]

December latest employment figures

December – Latest Employment Figures

The latest ONS data shows the employment rate at 75.1%, lower than for May to July 2017 (75.3%) but higher […]

careers strategy our view

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 […]

"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

Become a Talent Match Mark employer today

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

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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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Free workshops to help improve traineeship progressions – London

During autumn Learning and Work Institute will be running a number free workshops for providers across the country. The workshops […]

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