As signatory to the REC Youth Employment Charter, Liam O’Connell founder and Director of CK Group has been invited to attend the 3rd REC Youth Employment Parliamentary Reception.
The reception will mark and celebrate the third anniversary and successes of the REC’s Youth Employment Taskforce.
The Youth Employment Charter is an initiative through which REC members pledge to help reduce youth unemployment, and showcases existing good practice within the industry to reach out to the next generation of worker
Signatories to the Youth Employment Charter play an active role in delivering recommendations of the Youth Employment Taskforce, for example by:
- Developing links with local schools and colleges to raise awareness of the world of work
- Working with local job-centres and Work Programme providers to provide opportunities and address specific barriers
- Promoting apprenticeships and internships to client organisations
The special event will take place on the 8th of January 2014 at the House of Lords in London.