Tag: social mobility

Social Mobility Pledge and a time for change.

Social Mobility Pledge and a time for change.

At the end of March, the Rt Hon. Justine Greening MP unveiled the Social Mobility Pledge, building a new type of partnership with businesses to improve advice, information and experiences for young people. She said, ‘Britain should be a country where you can get on in life, regardless of your background. Improving social mobility is … Continue reading Social Mobility Pledge and a time for change.

Social Mobility Commission – Time for change.

Social Mobility Commission – Time for change.

As a nation we face questions about the country’s future and about our future relationships with our European neighbours and the wider world. We often hear on the news of reports about social mobility too. These are changeable times where some people feel like they are losing out – social mobility matters. But, what is … Continue reading Social Mobility Commission – Time for change.

National Careers Week – An earlier introduction to careers

For the second day of National Careers Week, we look at why it’s important to introduce the concept of a career early. You can find out more about National Careers Week by clicking here. An earlier introduction to careers At what age should young people start to learn about different careers? The Education Act 2011 … Continue reading National Careers Week – An earlier introduction to careers