Podcast on employer engagement out now

Feb 23, 2022

Our latest podcast is out now!

Anna Darnell, our Head of Strategy and Partnerships, is joined by Joel England (Youth Futures Foundation Future Voice Ambassador), Dina Potter (Vice President/Global Head of Social Impact at National Grid) and Nicola Wildash (Senior Research Manager, IFF Research) for a discussion on employer engagement in the youth labour market.

In this episode, they consider the findings from a recent report commissioned by Youth Futures Foundation and Movement to Work, conducted by IFF Research, which looks at employer practice as it relates to recruitment of young people and engagement with youth employment programmes. Read the full report.

They hear from Dina Potter about the apprenticeship pathways National Grid are providing and the opportunities these are creating for young people, as well as some unique insights from Joel England on his experience navigating the employment world as someone living with a learning and physical disability.

Listen to the full episode.