Skills Day…a unique and exciting experience

Education Business Partnership (EBP) recently organised another fantastic Take a Chance Skills Day, with thanks to continued funding from the Vodafone Foundation. This annual event, now in its eleventh year, involved 28 enthusiastic Vodafone volunteers, 5 RAF personnel, and the team from EBP, all working together to give something back to the local community and…

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Inspiring our future workforce!

Organised by Education Business Partnership (EBP) over 1,200 local 14-17 years old from a range of local Swindon schools got the chance to talk to a wide range of inspirational businesses, colleges, training providers and universities, to compare, contrast and find out about the options they have when they finish their GCSEs and A Levels….

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A Decade of Take a Chance

Education Business Partnership recently celebrated a decade of Take a Chance with its nine participating West Berkshire secondary schools. The success of this dynamic programme has been enabled by ongoing funding from the Vodafone Foundation, the enthusiasm of Vodafone employees to give something back to the local community and the eagerness of the schools to…

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Developing life skills – the key to future success

Students from schools across West Berkshire spent time at The Watermill Theatre developing their life skills over four workshops. Thanks to sponsorship and participation from Gareth Ward of Environmental Solutions, 14 young people were given 10 hours of advice, guidance and instruction under the fun and informative eyes of the outreach partners at The Watermill…

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