Volunteering looks great on your CV and is a great way to learn new skills.
V inspired is the UK’s leading volunteering charity for young people age 14 to 25. Set up in 2006 V inspired has created one million volunteering roles for young people across the UK, encouraging and supporting young people to make their mark on causes they care about whilst learning new skills and talents along the way.
In addition V inspired offer the V inspired Awards Scheme as recognition for the number of hours volunteering which transfer to awards. The V inspired Exchange helps young people find volunteering roles for causes and charities that interest them, local to them.
V inspired Cashpoint allows young people to set up their own voluntary project to tackle community issues that matter to them.
For more information and to sign up visit the V Inspired website: www.vinspired.com
“As an employer, I’m always keen to look for things in people outside the ordinary. Exam results are important of course, but we’re also looking for other skills and other attributes. If somebody has volunteering on their CV, they are more likely to be attractive to potential employers.”
Peter Bull, HSBC
Volunteer whoever you are, wherever you are