Calling all budding journalists: The BBC is looking for young reporters

If you’re looking to launch your career in journalism, look no further because the BBC is looking for young reporters to join their team.

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Join the fight for every childhood: Volunteer as a ChildLine counsellor in Glasgow or Aberdeen

If you’re looking for ways to volunteer your time, what about contacting your local ChildLine base to see how you can help? Danielle Devin explains her role as a volunteer counsellor Danielle Devin says that volunteering for ChildLine is “a great way to build experience and to test the water for a future career.” Danielle joined the ChildLine base in Glasgow a year and a half ago. She does a three and a half hour counselling shift a week, providing help, advice and support to children and young people who contact the service online and by phone. “I want to specialise…

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Stars head to Glasgow with the Radio 1 Academy

A galaxy of stars from the world of music and entertainment will be heading to Glasgow this May to share some words of wisdom with Scotland’s young people at Radio 1’s Academy ahead of this year’s Big Weekend at Glasgow Green. Local lad Kevin Bridges and business supremo Sir Richard Branson will be appearing at Glasgow’s Queen Margaret Union alongside musical greats like Emeli Sandé and Katy B to offer some insight into the world of entertainment. From Saturday 10 May to Friday 16 May, the QMU will play host to a week of social action for 16 to 19-year-olds from…

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Jameela Jamil and Karren Brady help launch new work experience scheme

This week, Jameela Jamil and Karren Brady were announced as Ambassadors for LifeSkills, a major new programme from Barclays to bring business, schools and government together to remove the barriers young people face in moving from school to work. Businesswoman Karren Brady and TV and radio presenter Jameela Jamil are passionate about using their experience to support young people to achieve their potential, whilst inspiring businesses to get involved and provide the opportunities young people need to succeed. Joining Karren Brady and Jameela Jamil as LifeSkills Ambassadors are entrepreneurs Thea Green, Founder of Nails Inc. and presenter and sports personality…

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Apprenticeships with Sky

The team at Sky fill us in on the apprenticeships they have to offer… At Sky, our 10million+ customers are at the heart of everything we do. So, whether we’re creating must-see content, great new products or award-winning services, we rely on all of our teams to help us deliver more. And we’re always looking for the best people to join us. That’s why we’re committed to doing the right thing and playing our part in the communities where we live and work. We’re now looking at increasing our workforce by bringing on more new Apprentices than ever. We have…

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