Cumbria Exchange- Volunteer your time

The Cumbria Exchange connects community organisations with passionate individuals or businesses who want to donate their skills, assets or services to make an impact. You can create a profile with your skills and social good organisations can match you with projects they need help with. Find out more here

Inspire the next generation to DREAM BIG!

The Primary Business Partnership provides FREE career related learning opportunities to all primary schools in Allerdale and Copeland.  The PBP have a range of ways for you to get involved: Can you develop a quiz related to your specific area of industry or interests? For more information please download our QUIZ GUIDE. Could you make a short 3/4 minute film about your career journey? For more …

Volunteer for Citizens Advice Allerdale

Citizens Advice Allerdale are looking for volunteers for the role of Volunteer Advisor via telephone, email and webchat. The volunteer will complete an introduction to Citizens Advice and training for their role, talk to clients over the phone, or online to explore what problems they’ve come for help with find information about the clients’ problems and help them to understand their …

Jacobs Summer Virtual Work Experience

Are you in Year 10, 11 or 12 ? In response to the current situation Jacobs has developed a virtual work experience programme. The programme will centre around the design of a Coronavirus Vaccine research facility. We will introduce students into the wide range of people within the STEM fields that will come together to make this project a reality …

Project Management Degree Apprenticeship

The University of Cumbria is now recruiting for a new cohort on the Project Management Degree Apprenticeship programme for Septemeber 2020. To find out more click here.

Innovate Your Offer

27th and 29th July 2020 Innovate Your Offer is a collaborative workshop designed for young people aged 17 to 35 years old, who live and/or work in the Lakes and Dales. The workshop which is split in to two two-hour sessions over two days in July 2020, is designed to support the creative, business and cultural sectors to shape the post-COVID …

What kind of leaders do we want our generation to become? UK101 Online Programme

What is UK101? UK101 is open to all young people in the UK, ages 18-25. UK101 is a free, online leadership development programme that explores the concept of UK101 Leadership. As a participant, you will learn alongside a diverse group of peers to develop your own UK101 leadership skills through interactive exercises, engaging articles, and discussion forums. You will also …