Detailed below is a link to the schedule of up and coming volunteering opportunities on Tower Hamlets EBP Employability, Enterprise and Financial Skills events.
We welcome teams of volunteers as well as individuals. Volunteers also do not need to undergo a DBS background check.
Getting Ahead: Employability Conference
Employability skills conferences. Students work through various activities, each one covering a key skill or employability concept. Skills and concepts covered include first impressions, employer expectations, team work, applying for a job, CVs and Application Forms, interview skills, and so on. One of our ‘Flagship’ programmes!
Head to Head - Practice Interview Programme
Volunteers are asked for a half or full day commitment to conduct individual mock interviews with pupils, giving constructive feedback after each interview. One of our ‘Flagship’ programmes!
Employability Skills Events
Events that focus on the employability skills that will help students access the workplace in the future. Topics include: first impressions, employer expectations, applying for a job, CVs and Application Forms, interview skills, and so on.
Enterprise Skills Event
Events that focus on the ‘soft skills’ that students will need in the future such as: leadership, communication, presentation, resilience, ability to take advantage of opportunities, negotiation, persuasion, creative thinking and critical thinking.
Financial Skills Event
Activities and events that are designed to improve the financial knowledge, understanding and capability of young people. This could be a basic introduction to budgeting, students finance, banking terms and accounts, protecting yourself and your money online, etc.
Workshops that inspire and encourage students to think about the future. These include applying for University, alternatives to higher education, careers days, etc.