We are a proud member of The 5% Club, a campaign focused on creating momentum behind the recruitment of apprentices and graduates into the UK workforce. By joining the club, we have committed to the aim of ensuring that 5% of our UK workforce are apprentices, graduates or sponsored students on structured programmes within the next five years.
What is the 5% Club
The 5% Club is focused on creating momentum behind the recruitment of apprentices and graduates into the workforce to ensure a strong skills base for the future. Its members consist of public and private companies in the UK who want to make a difference and support the UK’s ability to compete in increasingly tough global markets.
Committed to helping the country’s growth agenda and acknowledge the importance of developing our people as both a business and social imperative
Playing our part in addressing youth unemployment and skills shortage
Pledging to work toward having a minimum 5% of our UK workforce enrolled on formalised apprentice, sponsored student and/or graduate development schemes within five years
Measuring and reporting on our progress annually against that metric in our Corporate Social Responsibility section of the Annual Report and Accounts or equivalent document
Committed to encouraging other businesses to participate in the campaign
To find out more information about The 5% Club and how to become a member, please visit http://www.5percentclub.org.uk/index.html or get in touch by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Don’t forget to follow us on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn as well.