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Initiative sees students experience health and care skills for the future

75 students from secondary schools in Calderdale and Kirklees have taken part in an exciting skills initiative designed to promote the career opportunities on offer in the health and care sector. Funded by Health Education England, and delivered by Ahead Partnership, the ‘Let’s Talk Health and Care Experience Day’ was designed to help young people understand the different roles and career opportunities on offer and help to fill future skills gaps.

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09 May 2022

Millennium Point and Ahead Partnership bring West Midlands employers together to inspire over 150 young women with careers in tech

Last week saw digital employers including Goldman Sachs, Avanti West Coast, Pinsent Masons and Intercity Technology meet with 165 young women from schools across the West Midlands, at an event designed to raise awareness of careers in digital and technology, and in turn help improve diversity and encourage social mobility in the sector.

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04 May 2022

Gunwharf Quays and Ahead Partnership announce the winners of their 2022 ‘Made in Portsmouth’ challenge

Team Welfare from Mayfield School have been proudly announced as the winners of the 2022 ‘Made in Portsmouth’ sustainability focused enterprise challenge. On 2nd March, 30 students from Admiral Lord Nelson School and Mayfield School were set the 2022 ‘Made in Portsmouth challenge’ by Ahead Partnership, Landsec and Gunwharf Quays: to create their own designs, pitches, and social media campaigns launches for a re-usable water bottle that reflects the Portsmouth community.

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12 Apr 2022

Female students across Leeds inspired by successful women in technology

Last week saw digital employers from across Leeds meet with 120 young women from 8 schools in the city, at an event designed to raise awareness of careers in digital and technology and break down barriers of perception, prejudice and unconscious bias around the sector.

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30 Mar 2022

Careers showcase brings manufacturing employers and would-be apprentices together

Manufacturing firms from across Leeds were given the chance to meet future employees and would-be apprentices at a Manufacturing Careers Showcase at Leeds City College Printworks Campus on 16 March.

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23 Mar 2022

Wellington Place and Ahead Partnership team up to inspire future generation of women

Wellington Place has again teamed-up with Leeds-headquartered Ahead Partnership to host its annual Women of the Future event, aimed at engaging with and encouraging students from schools across Leeds to learn key life skills and meet inspirational women at all stages of their careers from the businesses based at Wellington Place.

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09 Mar 2022

West Yorkshire Mayor launches challenge for young people to help drive future for greener travel

Young people across West Yorkshire are being challenged to help drive the future of greener travel, as part of a skills initiative from bus operators Arriva, First, Transdev and the West Yorkshire Combined Authority (WYCA) which has engaged over 8,000 young people to date. Aligned with broader ambitions to tackle the Climate Change Emergencies declared within the region, the latest exciting activity, the Bus to the Future challenge, has recently been launched by Tracy Brabin, Mayor of West Yorkshire.

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02 Mar 2022

Exciting year ahead for professional services initiative that has engaged over 25,000 young people in the West Midlands

Capsticks, PwC and Arcadis are among the high-profile business, professional and financial services (BPFS) firms celebrating success and looking ahead to another year of engaging young people across the West Midlands with the future of the sector. Now entering its second year, the Growing Talent BPFS West Midlands careers programme has engaged over 25,000 young people to date.

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22 Feb 2022

UK employers inspire almost 2,000 young people with digital career opportunities with Ahead Partnership

Digital employers from nine regions in England and Scotland recently joined forces with other forward-thinking businesses across the country through a nationwide online careers festival designed to inspire the future of digital talent at a time when UK businesses are facing significant digital skills gaps.

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11 Feb 2022

Manufacturing Festival to showcase careers in sector emerging in ‘strong position’ from pandemic

This year’s Leeds Manufacturing Festival kicks off on 1 February with a launch event that will celebrate the continuing strength of West Yorkshire’s manufacturing industry as it emerges from the challenges of the pandemic, highlighting the range and depth of career opportunities on offer for young people with the right skills in the sector.The 2022 festival will feature a series of manufacturing industry events scheduled across the coming months, including a manufacturing careers showcase delivered by Ahead Partnership for the second year.

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26 Jan 2022

Ahead Partnership builds on success and makes senior hire

Ahead Partnership has appointed a new chief operating officer to help drive forward its vision to help businesses to make meaningful impact within society through their ESG and social value initiatives.

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10 Jan 2022