Posted: January 1, 1970

Employer and School Engagement Event

Wednesday 26th February, 2020, 11.30am – 2.00pm

Location: Sandwich Technology School, Deal Road, Sandwich, Kent, CT13 0FA

Sandwich Technology School are hosting an Employer and School Engagement Event to encourage relationships between local businesses and the school

 
The aim of the event is to:

  •  encourage employers and employees to develop and put into practice their skills and build confidence by bringing a subject to life in the classroom and inspiring a new generation
  • demonstrate how employers can support the school with talks, events, classroom activities and workplace experiences
  • provide an arena for employers to network with teachers in a related subject area
  • give businesses and teachers the opportunity to better understand how to collaborate around meaningful engagements which maximise impact for all involved:  the organisation, school, teachers and young people

Who is it aimed at?

All businesses who are interested in supporting the future employment opportunities of all of the young people at Sandwich Technology School

 
What will businesses gain from attendance?

  • Explore and hear about how businesses can positively engage with Sandwich Technology School to support young people
  • Support the schools careers agenda
  • Learn first-hand from employers, teachers and students the impact that successful encounters can have on all parties
  • Meet talented young people who could be your future apprentices and employees
  • Expand and improve Corporate Responsibility by investing time in community projects
  • Network with other businesses

 

Agenda:

Refreshments available from 12.15pm

12.30pm:

Headteacher’s welcome

 12.40pm:

Overview of careers and enterprise activities and experiences at Sandwich Technology School           

 12.50pm:

Good practice examples of employer and educational collaboration. Personal stories from a student, teacher and employer

 1.15pm:

Lunch and networking between teachers and employers

 2.00pm

Close

An optional tour of the school is available at 11.30 am for employers able to make it.

Please register your interest by emailing the Careers Advisor:  sarah.rooke@sandwich-tech.kent.sch.uk