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The IES calls for a ‘Youth Guarantee’

Unilever runs its first Apprentice Bootcamp: The Lockdown Series

The Government publish their ‘Skills for Jobs: Lifelong Learning for Opportunity and Growth’ White Paper

Barnardo’s and Vodafone launch the Great British Tech Appeal

Join the Police’s Discovery Sessions to hear about a career in the Police – sessions for LGBTQ+, disability and more!

BT and EE secure free access to BBC Bitesize

The Government launches their ‘Get Help with Technology’ scheme, including one million laptops and tablets for disadvantaged children and young people

Do you know a Careers Leader?

Stand out and shine with BT Stand Out Skills

EFL clubs and club community organisations to provide hundreds of kickstart jobs for young people

The Prince’s Trust Talks: Brew Monday: Supporting Young People’s Mental Health

Rewrite The Story – Help schools and colleges shape futures’

Change starts at home – MtW CEO Sam Olsen 2020 end of year message

A look at the Government’s new ‘Restart’ scheme

EmployabilityUK pledges to help tackle youth unemployment

Speakers for Schools focus on ‘green skills’

Government announces £16.5 million youth covid-19 support fund

Careermag for Lifelong Learning – A new online magazine for career changers and jobseekers

How the Spending Review will impact young people

Tens of thousands of age 24+ will be able to benefit from almost 400 free courses next year

MtW Head of Outreach shares her take on emerging themes to support youth employment

Neptune Energy joins the fight against youth unemployment

London Met’s ‘Do Something Special’ Virtual Event

REC calls for a reduction in employer national insurance contributions

Applications are now open for FastFutures, January 2021!

Pathways to Policing with the London Metropolitan Police

‘Springboard to 2022’ launched to support the hospitality, leisure and tourism industry

Visit Springboard’s updated careers portal, CareerScope

Accenture launches a new ‘Get into Digital’ virtual Movement to Work programme

LLC launches a ‘Get Into Games Development’ programme

Somerset’s Virtual Careers Fair, 10th November

Movement to Work featured in The Times

Learning Disability Work Week 2020

Business in the Community launches a new toolkit for quality work placements

The Careers and Enterprises Company launch 2 new employer tools

The British Army named the best apprenticeship employer in the country

MtW Social Mobility Award 2021 nominations now open!

IGD’s Work Experience Week, 9th-13th November 2020

National Care Leavers’ Week 2020

Apply now for the Royal Docks Internship Programme

MtW Youth Forums – November 2020

Fantastic pre-employment training programme with creative marketing agency MullenLowe

Get funding to train and learn with the Prince’s Trust


Work experience day with the Army

DWP Work Coach roles- applications open now!

Collaborative Future launches flexible and remote work placement scheme

Youth employment in 2020 – what now?

Latest updates on government backed schemes

National Graduate Week 2020 – 21st-27th September 

Movement to Work launches ‘Pathways’- a web page dedicated to sharing resources for the next step after a work experience placement!

Jobs22: Supporting individuals with barriers to work into meaningful jobs

The Orion Publishing Group offer a monthly, paid and fully flexible/remote work experience placement for one candidate per month

IGD launch summer programme of digital career events

Fledglink’s own Results Day: An alternative to Uni ‘clearing’ 

Fledglink app creates fantastic timetable of live and on-demand life skills events for lockdown and beyond

Skanska to host weekly webinars for Early Careers in Construction, Engineering, Environment and Digital roles

Youth claimant numbers keep rising in June 2020

Calling all Movement to Work Youth Ambassadors!

The Open University launches a new TrainingZone

Join Key4Life for an online seminar on addressing the challenges of Diversity and Inclusivity in the workplace publish guide to support young people and graduates into the world of work

The UK Government’s plan for jobs

Support NEET young people with learning difficulties into work with MenCap

The London Progression Collaboration are calling for unspent apprenticeship levy funds to be redirected to Reskilling the Recovery

Youth Futures Foundation search for Board Member and Chair of Finance and Audit

FutureDotNow are providing emergency support to get the most vulnerable online during the COVID-19 crisis

BAE systems presses ahead with plans to recruit 800 participants

Get Health and Social Care work experience from home with Prince’s Trust!

Introducing the Movement To Work Virtual WEX toolkit in collaboration with Accenture

retailTRUST offers digital resources to support your next career move

Join the British Army Virtual Open Event on the 25th June

People + Work Connect: Accenture’s analytics-based platform that facilitates continued employment

Movement to Work and Accenture take work experience online with the Virtual Tech Taster 2020!

Diageo Learning for Life goes virtual

Skills Builder Universal Framework launch

The Prince’s Trust launch a free 3 day Introduction to Health and Social Care

The UK Social Mobility Awards 2020 submissions are now OPEN!

In response to the COVID-19 crisis, key leaders and experts around the youth employment sector form Youth Employment Group (YEG)

The Prince’s Trust launch free, online mental health resilience workshops

The UK Government releases further guidance to support Britain to get back to work

People Plus creates impact through #FeedTheNation

MyKindaFuture adapt HR tech platform to support furloughed workers

Springboard offer their digital hospital academy to young people outside of their network

What can you do to support care-experienced young people through the COVID-19 crisis?

Devicesdotnow announce the launch of their Digital Skills Week

The Department for Education launch the Skills Toolkit for Young People

Street League to work with unemployed young people aged 16-24

Celebrities get behind #StartSomething campaign with the Prince’s Trust 

Free Business Webinar from the Prince’s Trust and RHG Consult

retailTRUST offers support and guidance to help you manage during COVID-19 

Youth Employment UK suggests 5 Government Actions Required To Protect Youth Employment In The Face Of Coronavirus

The 5% Club launches an online information page ‘COVID-19: Supporting apprentices and early talent’

The London Learning Consortium is providing a range of free courses to adults, subject to eligibility.

PwC will train new recruits online and offer summer work experience digitally

BT release a series of webinars for young people at home

Pathway CTM releases series of Webinars and Virtual Events

The ‘Find a Job’ Service

The Change Foundation adapts its outreach approach in response to COVID-19, demonstrating how to reach marginalised young people

BITC launch the National Business Response Network

Government updates

GetMyFirstJob advertises Paid Opportunities in partnership with Movement to Work free of charge

COVID-19: Latest research

The Retail Trust publishes advice on how best to protect yourself and colleagues from Covid-19.

Barnardo’s launches Coronavirus Crisis Appeal

Tesco to open first store for NHS staff only

BT to host a series of Work Ready webinars

Young people’s unemployment already disproportionately affected by lockdown

The Launch Group offers aviation qualifications online

Tulip recruiting temporary workers

Infection Prevention & Control Awareness Free Course

NFU seeking fruit and vegetable pickers

LinkedIn’s Recruiting for Good supports hiring

Government updates

The Careers & Enterprise Company Provides Support for Schools and Colleges

Bupa creates new home assistant roles across the UK

Army creates an online career portal

The Prince’s Trust launch Young Person Action Plan

Full range of business support measures now available

Changes to Jobcentre appointments

Young people can learn from home! 

Movement To Work’s Response

Tesco to take on 20,000 temporary workers

Qube Vision offers free programmes and courses

PeoplePlus launch new website – Feed the Nation

Diaego’s Support

Babington’s Online Employability Courses

Accenture’s Employability Skills Curriculum

Recruitment and Marketing Offer from The Talent People

Impact through collaboration

Poor GCSE results can lead to greater ambitions!

Reflections from our MtW Conference: overcoming barriers to work

Social Mobility is at the heart of what we do, but we can and must do more.

Molly’s reflections on the West Midlands Pilot

Collaboration is key to progress: sharing the work of Debt Free London

The case for change in the apprenticeships system is one of social mobility and action is needed now

James Ashall, CEO Movement to Work, shares how mentoring is critical to young people’s life chances.

Sacha Berendji, retail, operations and property director at Marks and Spencer is passionate about the benefits of providing placements.

Michel Miserez, Area Vice President, Marriott talks about mentoring & a diverse workforce.

Liz Williams Director, Digital Society, BT Group: Mentoring.  It’s an interesting word.

Candida Mottershead talks about the importance of diversity, inclusion and mentoring.

Hard facts employers should consider before recruiting young people who are NEET

Employment is key to addressing knife crime, say three youth organisations

Mentorship is the key to success

CEO Summit digs deeper into the issues behind youth unemployment

Celebrating our winners

Government reaffirms the importance of Movement to Work

Harnessing the momentum from our awards

Press release: 80,000 work placements delivered

Press release: Youth Select Committee’s report into work placements

Press release: Christmas work experience

Celebration of Talent Match London 2018

The Value of Embracing Diversity in the Workplace

Spotlight on a brilliant partnership BT and the Rio Ferdinand Foundation

Movement to Work Annual Conference 2018

Diversity: the future of talent

Diversity & Inclusion: 11 ways to drive change

Join the Movement to Work and give young people a chance to shine

Apprenticeships still aren’t open to all

Research reveals the misconceptions turning young Brits away from hospitality careers

Less than a quarter of young people would consider a career in hospitality

Recruiters advised to listen to the youth and re-educate employers

London Youth calls for overhaul of youth strategies

Make a difference, join Movement to Work

Movement to Work celebrates 64,000 work experience placements for young people

Diageo boss calls for action over “scandalous” talent waste in wake of Brexit

Helping young people into employment


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