Mayor raids business community for new youth mentor programme
The new West Midlands Mayor, Andy Street, has turned to the region’s business community to help create a 1,000-stong network of experienced mentors.
The so-called ‘Mayor’s Mentors’ will be tasked with boosting young people’s career prospects and thereby helping to tackle youth unemployment in the region.
The new initiative follows a clear message delivered by Mr Street during his election campaign.
It aims to recruit professionals from a variety of sectors and backgrounds to be matched to young people and to serve a... For the full story register now for free or login below...