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  • Mayor of London Recruitment Drive for young Black men

    The Greater London Authority (GLA) and The Equal Group are hosting a 3-day event from 5th - 7th July 2021 showcasing career opportunities in construction for young Black men. Young Black Men have some of the highest unemployment rates in London with 33% out of work and seeking employment, compared to 15% of young White Men. The GLA Design Labs is a 12-month programme supporting large Construction and Infrastructure businesses to tackle the under-representation of young Black men aged 16 to 24 years in the sectors.  This recruitment drive is a major part of this programme, and a...
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  • Virtual Work Experience programmes

    Springpod offers access to a wide range of virtual work experience programmes with top employers in the UK such as HSBC, M&S and the NHS.  Join the 32,000+ students who've already benefited from completing one of these programmes in 2021.  Visit their website to learn more and to apply: www.springpod.co.uk/virtual-work-experience The University of Law's Real World Work Experience Scheme runs for 3 days from 26-28 July 2021 and is designed for students in Year 11, 12 or 13 who have missed out on opportunities to enhance their skill set and build their CV due to the pandemic.  This year the scheme is expanding to cover even more professional areas across the business sector, with the aim of ensuring...
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  • New Talk London campaigns - we need to hear from young Londoners

    The Mayor needs to hear from more young Londoners – this is your chance to get involved in the decisions taking place in City Hall and share your experiences and ideas! Two opportunities you can get involved with today: What makes a strong community to you? Take part in a quick 2-minute survey and share what you think makes a community strong. Take part here! Help reimagine your neighbourhood Share your ideas to improve the places and spaces where you live and work. This is your chance to help shape your neighbourhood. Take part here!  
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  • Volunteers' Week - 1-7 June 2021 - thank you to our mentors!

    Volunteers’ Week takes place between 1-7 June every year and is a time to recognise and thank volunteers.  During an exceptionally difficult year, people from all walks of life around the UK have taken the time to volunteer and made a huge difference to people and their communities – just as they do every year.   That’s why the theme for this year’s Volunteers’ Week is ‘A time to say thanks’.  Bromley EBP would like to take this opportunity to say a huge thank you to the Bromley Mentoring Initiative volunteer mentors.  This year has been difficult for all and because of the patience, adaptability and resilience of our fabulous mentors we have been able to continue to support mentees despite them being out of school.  This would not have been possible without the mentors’ commitment and dedication and we are very grateful.  We appreciate that some people have not been able to volu...
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  • Additional Restrictions Grant - Sole Trader Scheme

    Applications are now being encouraged from sole traders who may be eligible to apply for the Additional Restrictions Grant – Sole Trader Scheme. The Sole Traders Grant provides funds of up to £2k for eligible sole traders within the borough and is targeted at those who can demonstrate an unavoidable fixed cost for their business. This could include vehicle costs, professional fees, software, phone costs, insurance and any other unavoidable fixed cost that can be evidenced within the application. Applications will not be accepted from business owners who are registered for business rates, or who have received a grant from the Self-Employed Income Support Scheme. Businesses that are in Administration or have been issued a fine or warning for breaching the Covid-19 rules are also not eligible. For more information, including the full eligibility criteria and application form please visit Additional Restrictions Grant - Sole Trader Scheme  
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