Career Exploration

The Cumbria Future Leaders’ steering group has identified that connecting with peers from other organisations and industries in order to understand more about their leadership journeys, the challenges that they faced and the support they received would further support them on their leadership journey. 

The Cumbria Future Leaders’ steering group would like to encourage young professionals to create their own inspiring careers videos which showcase their learning journey so far and offer advice to other young people who may just be starting out on their own journey. To find out how click here.

Below are some stories from the Dream Placement Alumni.

Thomas Shaw, Chair of Cumbria Future Leaders, reflects on Lockdown and introduces Cumbria Future Leaders.

Tom Wright, Dream Placement Alumni, reflects on how Dream Placement led to his career path and opened up opportunities.

Georgia Howard, Dream Placement Alumni, reflects on how Dream Placement influenced her university choices.

Maddy Wise, Cumbria Future Leaders steering group and comms team member and talks speaks about how she got involved with Cumbria Future Leaders.

Georgina Goulding, Dream Placement Alumni and member of Cumbria Future Leaders Steering group talks about how Dream Placement influenced her career choice.

Flo Hanlon, Dream Placement Alumni speaks about how Dream Placement lead to her apprenticeship