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The PBP organise a range of events with schools and works with business to provide topic support for schools. Once government guidance allows, the PBP will be able to do these events again. In the meantime, there are lots of virtual opportunities to get involved with.
This is a great way to develop your skills for the future and no experience is required. They even provide guidance on how to talk to little people!
ProjX 2020 26th- 30th October Online Work Experience. Applications nowlive.
Are you or do you know someone in year 10 or 11?
This innovative online work experience programme provides students with an opportunity to meet with employers from across Cumbria, through MS team and Zoom, to work on a multidisciplinary project. The programme offers young people the opportunity to understand the different roles needed to deliver any successful project. You will develop transferable skills including: communication, problem-solving, leadership & teamwork as well as the use of online platforms which have become more relevant to the modern way of working.
Dream Placement is the unique leadership placement programme designed specifically for young Cumbrians – allowing you to undertake a real application, selection and placement process with a business based in Cumbria. The Dream Placement offers access to Senior Leaders and the placement involves tasks, work and experiences that money can’t buy. If you, or someone you know is in Year 12 or 13 from September 2020, the application process is now open. Everyone applying automatically joins Cumbria Future Leaders.