social mobility

McLaren on mission to empower youth about STEM

McLaren’s first female driver spoke to pupils about STEM career opportunities

Creative industries bursary to recruit talent from underrepresented groups

The bursary is launched by social enterprise Creative Access and McLaren Racing

Leading the way by giving back: Q&A with Hish Hamid from bp

The One Young World Ambassador and Oil & Gas UK Graduate of the Year sees social mobility as a means of breaking cycles of deprivation

Law firm’s recruitment manager devises award-winning social mobility programme

Browne Jacobson’s recruitment manager, Tom Lyas is behind the programme to get more people from diverse backgrounds into the sector

Investment services launch app for Black and multi-ethnic investors

The app will provide financial education for Black and multi-ethnic investors in the UK

Applications open for scholarship for future Black leaders

The scholarship will support one Black or African-American student wanting to become a future leader

Music education charity Music Masters launches diversity audit tool

Following its trial last year, the upgraded tool includes written guides to support “good conversation” around diversity and inclusion

Ahead Partnership works to upskill youngsters for digital roles in Leeds

Ahead Partnership is working with various city organisations to upskill diverse young people for roles in the digital economy

Dr Yvonne Thompson CBE joins board at cross-industry charity, OKRE

New charity OKRE has just appointed advisory professional Dr Yvonne Thompson CBE as its first Chair

New partnership introduces careers in STEM to ethnic minority students

Speakers for Schools and Corsight AI want to change the narrative on ethnic minority students’ interests in STEM roles in the UK