Employers

Beacon East can support your Company (CSR) Corporate Social Responsibility through a variety of education link activities. This might be supporting your mentoring programme, developing student activities or perhaps a curriculum resource pack you wish to develop with local schools. Beacon East will listen to your needs and will project manage this all for you. For further information contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Summary of benefits of Beacon East services to business & industry:

  • Support the CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) policy of any company who are keen to engagement with the education sector.
  • Support KPIs (Key Performance Indicators) of industry projects requiring community engagement.
  • Support the professional development of company employees who engage with the education sector.
  • Promote the wealth and variety of opportunities available to young people with local business & industry.
  • Support and improve the provision of Careers & IAG (Information, Advice & Guidance) in schools & colleges.
  • Help local business & industry to communicate real ‘employability skills’.
  • Support the promotion of pre and post 16 apprenticeship options.
  • Gain a greater understanding of how the education system works and consequently identify the needs of schools & colleges
  • Help to align meaningful long term education business links between the education institutions and business & industry i.e. initial engagement programmes will often lead on to further activities such as work experience, student visits, curriculum resources, mentoring, case studies...
  • Support a wide range of sectors to address any skills shortages or recruitment issues i.e. make sure the correct messages are getting through to teachers, advisers and students.
  • Overcome any misconceptions or stereotypical images in any sector.
  • 'Influence the influencers' in schools i.e. bridge the current gap of knowledge and understanding of business & industry.
  • Assist business & industry in communicating LMI (Labour Market Information) to the education sector.
  • Use teacher/student events to promote/deliver existing industry linked resources.

For more information please contact:

Beacon East

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Tel: 07766 056330