Educating the young as a business volunteer
SPLASH with Hackney Community College, London
Working Knowledge is a social enterprise that creates chances for young people aged 16-19 and prepares them for the world of work. Working Knowledge partners with Colleges across the country to deliver employer led, work experience activities. These activities help Colleges meet Ofsted requirements and provide students with enhanced employability skills, confidence and motivation.
Spending a day, packed with activities, involved listening to their business ideas, plans and presentations, and motivating them about the world that awaits. An extremely rewarding day with the following feedback from some of the young people: