5 reasons to offer inspiration

  1. You could be a positive role model
  2. Opportunity for your own personal development
  3. You might spot a potential star
  4. Become an employer of choice for GM’s young people
  5. It’s FUN!

Highlighted organisations

Inspiring the Future connects schools and colleges with employers and people from the world of work. Volunteers pledge just one hour a year to volunteer in a state school or college near to where they live or work to talk to young people about their job and career route.


Careers Lab aims to bridge the gap between schools and industry by getting more businesses into the classroom to deliver inspiring careers lessons side-by-side with teachers, helping young people to think more widely about their working life.


NCS provides information, advice and guidance to help young people make decisions on learning, training and work. NCS’s Inspiration Team can connect your business to events and workshops taking place at schools across Greater Manchester.


There are many more organisations that provide inspiration activities across Greater Manchester. For more information, see the resources section or please get in touch with Sarah.

Get in touch

Sarah Scanlan

Enterprise Coordinator - Salford

Sarah is the lead for the Enterprise Adviser Network in Salford and Salford City Council’s 14-19 Policy Officer. She is also the main Bridge contact for any questions around offering inspiration to a school/college.

Phone number:
0161 778 0461