From Associate to Intern: With a Virtual Internship, Sophie Expanded Her Horizons

Now you can do virtual internships and gain work experience from home, thanks to rising technology and employer flexibility around […]


Youth Voice: The Real Impact of Coronavirus on Students

Gertrude is one of our volunteer Youth Ambassadors. She discusses the challenges Coronavirus has placed on students from her insider’s […]


Looking For Work In A Pandemic – A Young Person’s Perspective: Jess

First Name: Jess Age: 17 Location: Corby, Northamptonshire How long have you been looking for work? I have been looking […]


Looking for work in a pandemic – A young person’s perspective: Alina

First Name: Alina Age: 23 Location: East London What type of employment opportunity you are looking for? Since my internship ended  I […]


Why it’s important for young people to vote in the next general election

Thousands of new British citizens and 18-year-olds will vote for the first time on 12 December, meaning they can play […]


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When it comes to mental health in the workplace, we must listen to Generation Z.

Zack, A Youth Ambassador with OCD was told that improving mental health support structures in a retail placement would damage […]


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Youth Ambassador Olivia: “Give young people the opportunity to demonstrate their skills”

Meet Olivia Watkins, one of our volunteer Youth Ambassadors helping to empower other young people today. You can also read […]


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Youth Ambassador Maomi: “Experience is more important than education”

Meet Maomi Zormelo, one of our volunteer Youth Ambassadors helping to empower other young people today. Find out more about […]


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What About Everybody Else? – My response to post-16 qualifications at level 3 and below in England

With new T-Levels on the way, Youth Ambassador Board Member Harvey Morton responds with the view that reducing young people’s […]


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Youth Voice: Youth Ambassador Board now has even MORE influence over Youth Employment UK’s top decisions

Exciting plans and greater youth voice input have been confirmed as Youth Employment UK’s Youth Ambassador Board and team officially […]