Volunteering

Business Ambassadors are required to support on a range of events and activities throughout the year to help young people develop the skills they need for the work place. Business Ambassadors help young people to raise their awareness of the work place, careers and employability skills.

If you would like to find out more, please contact Kelly Odell or ring the office on 0118 359 3131.

Date Activity School  
Friday 23rd June
08:00 - 15:00
    STEM event - 120 students aged 15+
Emmbrook School BOOK NOW
Required volunteers: A business is required to deliver a challenge to 120 students in Year 10 and above that you face within your industry.  The students will work in teams to develop a solution.  Staff from CBEBP will manage the day and support you as you deliver the brief.    
       
       
Monday 26th June
08:00 - 15:00
BOOK NOW
Required volunteers: 6 businesses are required to deliver an interactive workshop to groups of students at this independent girl's school in Reading to raise awareness of different careers and industries - ONLY 2 PLACES LEFT
   
       
Thursday 29th June
08:00 - 13:30
   STEM event - 120 students aged 15+
Waingels College BOOK NOW
Required volunteers: A business is required to deliver a challenge to 120 students in Year 10 and above that you face within your industry.  The students will work in teams to develop a solution.  Staff from CBEBP will manage the day and support you as you deliver the brief.
 
 
 
 
 
 
Monday 3rd & Tuesday 4th July
08:00 - 15:00
  Hosted by Verizon, Reading International Business Park
Various
Required volunteers: 6 Businesses are required to deliver hands on activities to students in Year 10 - 13 to help raise their awareness of Science, Technology, Engineering & Maths.  600 students will attend the event.
 
 
 
 
 
 
Thursday 6th & Friday 7th July
08:00 - 15:00
Build Up Your Business
BOOK NOW
Required volunteers: Business volunteers are required to support Year 8 students who will be asked to start their own business from scratch including building the premises. Working to a deadline, students will take on roles including Project Manager, HR, Construction Manager, Marketing, Finance Manager and Environmental Officer.
   
       
Thursday 13th & Friday 14th July
08:00 - 15:00
 Hosted by Winnersh Triangle Business Park, Wokingham
Various
Required volunteers: 6 Businesses are required to deliver hands on activities to students in Year 10 - 13 to help raise their awareness of Science, Technology, Engineering & Maths.  600 students will attend the event.
 
 
 
 
 
 
Monday 17th July
08:00 - 15:00
Interview Day
Required volunteers: 30 business volunteers are required to help Year 10 students to develop their interview technique by taking them through a 'real' interview and providing them with feedback.
   
       
Tuesday 18th July
08:00 - 15:00
  STEM event - 120 students aged 15+
Required volunteers: 6 Businesses are required to deliver hands on activities to students in Year 10 - 13 to help raise their awareness of Science, Technology, Engineering & Maths.  600 students will attend the event.
   
       
Wednesday 19th July
08:00 - 15:00
 STEM event - 120 students aged 15+
Required volunteers: 6 Businesses are required to deliver hands on activities to students in Year 10 - 13 to help raise their awareness of Science, Technology, Engineering & Maths.  600 students will attend the event.
 
 
 
 
 
 
Thursday 20th July
08:00 - 15:00
 STEM event - 120 students aged 15+
Required volunteers: 6 Businesses are required to deliver hands on activities to students in Year 10 - 13 to help raise their awareness of Science, Technology, Engineering & Maths.  600 students will attend the event.
 
 
 
     
Thursday 19th October
17:00 - 21:00
Design your Future careers event
Kendrick School BOOK NOW
Required volunteers: 60+ businesses are required to showcase the amazing array of different careers that could be available to the young women of Kendrick School.  Parents will also be invited to the event.