Launching ALfE course with MK YMCA

Worktree is pleased to announce the launch of a new 6-week Action Learning for Employability (ALfE) course with homeless young people aged 19-24 at MK YMCA.  Funded by a community grant from the European Social Fund, this course will run along similar lines to the pilot with A4E in 2015 (see http://worktree.org/action-learning-for-employability-al4e/).  If you would […]

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Kev Hickman, Musician

I was striking a few conversations up with students about what their dream job was (as I am fortunate to do mine for a living) and I was shocked by how many of them were worried that they hadn’t decided what they wanted to do. They’re only 14/15 and seem to have a large amount […]

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David Ayres, Solutions Architect, BI Worldwide

David Ayres, who joined BI Worldwide as a Solutions Architect in 2012, has been out talking with local school students about his work for the company.  In a one-hour ‘Career WorkOut’ session at Oakgrove School, David joined a circle of volunteer work guests from different companies in a carousel of 6-minute conversations in which student […]

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John Clarkson, Willmott Dixon Construction

John Clarkson, who joined Willmott Dixon last year, has been out talking with local school students about his work for the company.  In a one-hour ‘Career WorkOut’ session at Oakgrove School, John joined a circle of volunteer work guests from different jobs in a carousel of 6-minute conversations in which student groups of 3-4 asked […]

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Joe Harrison, CEO of MK University Hospital

Worktree’s one-hour Career WorkOut sessions in schools attract all sorts of volunteers. Recently Joe Harrison, Chief Executive of MK University Hospital, had his first go of it. Joe is the 15th NHS employee to have taken part since September. “I thought it would be a good opportunity to highlight the whole range of career opportunities […]

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