Why work for us?

Set up in 2015, we are an employer-led organisation that has been set up to inspire and prepare young people for the fast-changing world of work. Our role is to be the national network that connects schools and colleges, employers and careers programme providers to create high-impact careers opportunities for young people.

As a result of the careers strategy, published by government in December 2017, the Careers & Enterprise Company’s remit is growing, and the team is expanding.

We look for people who are:

  • Energetic and adaptable: with the drive and enthusiasm to succeed in a fast-paced environment
  • Determined and tenacious: bringing persistence and a focus on the end result
  • Collaborative and good at building relationships: able to work with colleagues, partner organisations and beyond to achieve one mission
  • Excellent at communication: with good interpersonal skills and the confidence to work with individuals at all levels
  • Analytical and strategic: with strong problem-solving skills

Equality and diversity

Equality of opportunity is at the heart of our recruitment process. You’ll be judged on your suitability for the job and nothing else.

At the Careers & Enterprise Company, we are committed to promoting a diverse workforce too. Equality in the workplace is just a part of what we do. That’s why, whatever your age, gender, disability status, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity or family circumstances, we make it our business to make sure you’re treated with fairness and respect.

How to apply?

If you are interested in applying for any of our roles, please send us a copy of your current CV along with a covering letter. Alternatively, if you would like to discuss any of the advertised opportunities or require further details then please contact us at hr@careersandenterprise.co.uk. We consider all applications carefully in line with our requirements for the role together with your skills and experience.

We are passionate about what we do and are keen to find out why you are passionate about working for us.

Work experience

We are proud to have been awarded the gold standard work experience quality standard from Fair Train.

If you are interested in our work experience programme, please contact us at hr@careersandenterprise.co.uk.