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We help the private sector play a transformational role within their communities.

For the last 15 years Ahead Partnership has been helping businesses of all sizes and sectors to deliver social value projects that overcome inequality, promote opportunity and deliver positive change within society.

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Employer Insight: Landsec shine a light on their experience of the Government's Kickstart scheme

In September 2020 the Government launched its Kickstart Scheme as part of its plans for economic recovery from the pandemic. The Kickstart Scheme provides funding to employers to create jobs for 16 to 24 year olds on Universal Credit, as this age group has been the most affected by unemployment as a result of the Covid-19 UK recession. Here, Emily McEleny and Jenni Ogwuda from our partners Landsec detail their experience of the Kickstart Scheme and why they feel it is so vital to tackling the challenges faced by the new workforce.


COP26 event sees Ahead Partnership work with Leeds City Council to promote green career paths

To address this locally and building on the global focus on climate change over the next few weeks, Leeds City Council has partnered with social enterprise Ahead Partnership to host a COP26 Regional Roadshow event aimed at increasing young people’s awareness of the wide range of green career paths that contribute to net zero.

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Next generation of innovators inspired by Nexus schools initiative

Students from across Leeds have celebrated their success in the culmination of an innovative and entrepreneurial programme from regional innovators at Nexus with Ahead Partnership. Last week saw students from Dixons Unity Academy crowned the winners of Solution for Leeds, a pioneering challenge designed to stimulate young people’s creativity and enhance employability skills through a sustainable, community-focused business brief.

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Kirklees Health & Care Pathways success through the pandemic

We are proud to report a fantastic year of success for the Kirklees Health & Care Pathways project. The project began in November 2020 and brings together a network of key health, care and education partners across the district to be able to provide secondary and post-16 school pupils with the opportunity to consider the diverse range of careers available within the Kirklees Health and Care System.


Digital leaders and recruiters - volunteer to hear how young people want to be engaged to consider digital careers

Vanquis Bank and Ahead Partnership are working with a group of young people who will help us understand how to interest and engage them to think about a career in the digital sector on 1st October as part of Leeds Digital Festival. Business volunteers are invited to sign up to understand what young people think of digital skills and help them understand the opportunities they hold.