Raise Aspirations. Increase Opportunities. Change Young Lives.
Many children in the UK never get the chance to succeed simply because they were born poor
Developing their essential skills can be the key difference between a child’s failure and success in life
Making The Leap have been developing essential skills for 25 years.
We have supported
young people since 2011
hours delivered to school children in 2017, in 32 schools across London
said they now understand the importance of having the right attitude towards work
of Making The Leap Fellows achieve career opportunities within 6 months of our workshop
We believe all young people should develop the skills and mind-set that will lift them out of poverty – but we can’t achieve this alone
Give a child their very first experience of a work interview
We help young people to develop the skills, behaviours and attitudes needed to succeed in the careers of their choosing. Watch our short video to find out more.
Jobs and opportunities for young people who want to get ahead
The UK Social Mobility Awards 2019 website is now live!
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The students of @PimlicoAcademy received expert advice and #interview practice from some amazing volunteers this week. Huge thanks to those who joined us from @eatonvanceint, @HedleyMay & @HSBC_UK 🙌🏿👏🏽We know you will have got as much value from the sessions as the #youngpeople pic.twitter.com/7nzTPMCt2w
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