Working Together For Young People

How employers and schools/colleges can work together

Inspiring the Future: from apprentices to CEOs, from architects to zoologists, pledging an hour a year to talk with young people in school about their careers, jobs and education routes.

Research - latest research, seminars and conferences and a free searchable online library.

Our sister charity Speakers for Schools: eminent leaders in their fields giving talks to school assemblies on the big topical issues of the day.

About the Taskforce

The Taskforce is an independent charity which aims to ensure that all young people can benefit from effective partnerships between education and employers.

Who We Are

Through its Trustees, Advisers, Partnership Board and Expert Working Groups the Taskforce brings together leading figures from the worlds of education and employment.

What We Are Doing

Effective partnerships between education and employers can make a real difference to young people. This section explains what the Taskforce and its partners are doing to achieve this.


The Taskforce is determined that teachers and employers have easy access to the most reliable, robust and relevant research findings to understand the real benefits of working together.

News And Events

This page will help teachers and employers to keep abreast of Taskforce developments and those of partner organisations.