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Thank you, volunteers

Thank you, volunteers

Many of our volunteers have contributed to research for our new 'Find Your Job' card games. In response to our recent e-survey, we have gathered data on your perceptions of the Strengths and Likes needed for 48 different jobs.  We are in the final stage of design so...

Save Worktree

Save Worktree

Like many charities, Worktree finds itself in a vulnerable situation and we are calling on our amazing community of volunteers to help us out.  We need to build quickly our Snapshot library - from dozens to hundreds of recorded interviews - so we can survive and...

See first Career Snapshot

See first Career Snapshot

As a new normality starts to appear in our working and everyday lives, Worktree emerges with gifts of innovations created during lock down. Due to uncertainty over the future of our face-to-face Career Work Out sessions in schools, we have had to reinvent ourselves to...

Career Snapshot Development Update

Career Snapshot Development Update

We’ve made good progress towards making Career Snapshot a reality. Web development is underway and our amazing volunteers have been submitting their video snapshots.

Onlining Worktree’s popular card game

Onlining Worktree’s popular card game

Last month we asked you to complete our surveymonkey survey to help with the data we need to update our popular trumps-style Job Cards for young people to use at school and home. Big thanks to all those who took the time to complete it!  The team have been busy...

Trialing live Career WorkOut online

Trialing live Career WorkOut online

Given the uncertainty about when students will return to school, and how social-distancing requirements will play out over coming months, Worktree is suspending all face-to-face Career WorkOut sessions between now and July.  "It's hugely disappointing to be losing the...

Help create new job cards game

Help create new job cards game

Worktree is producing a new set of trumps-style Job Cards for young people to use at school and home (similar the World of Work cards we produced years ago, pictured).  We need help from our volunteers to get the data right.  If you have one of the jobs below, please...

Popular volunteering

Popular volunteering

In the first two terms of 2019-20, a total of 721 volunteers from 298 companies have participated in Career WorkOut sessions in schools.  Volunteer feedback has been more positive than ever.  99% agree that 'Talking to the students made me feel more positive about my...

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