Work Inspiration Programme
Our Work Inspiration Programme is an initiative designed to help young people aged 14-19 in Liverpool and the surrounding areas to develop their employability skills and explore potential career paths. The programme provides students with the opportunity to visit local businesses, meet employees, and gain hands-on experience in a range of industries.
This bespoke Programme works in collaboration between The Big Trust, local schools, and businesses. It aims to provide students with insights into different careers and industries, and to help them develop the skills and confidence they need to succeed in the job market.
Here are some key features of the Work Inspiration programme:
Students visit local businesses to meet employees, learn about different careers, and gain insights into the working world.
Employability skills workshops
The programme includes workshops on key employability skills such as CV writing, interview skills, and networking
The programme provides ongoing support to help students transition from school to further education, training, or employment.
Students have the opportunity to shadow employees in different departments and gain hands-on experience in a range of industries.
Students are matched with a mentor from a local business, who provides guidance and support as they explore potential career paths.
The programme works with local employers to identify job opportunities and to provide ongoing support to both employers and participants to ensure successful employment outcomes.
Are you an education provider?
Contact us for more information on how your school could benefit from our programme and how we will in turn support them to reach The Gatsby Benchmarks.
You can email us for more information, call us or use the contact us section on the website.
The Work Inspiration Programme is designed to inspire and motivate young people to explore their career options and develop the skills they need to succeed in the job market. By partnering with local businesses and schools, The Big Trust is able to provide students with valuable insights and experiences that can help them to achieve their career aspirations.
How businesses can get involved
Your business can get involved in this important programme in a number of ways. Whether it be offering to be a job coach, volunteering time or space, or by hosting a work placement.
To find out more, you can connect with a member of our team by using the below details.