Graduate Planet CIC is an award winning Social Enterprise recruitment consultancy that specialises in sourcing degree qualified candidates with up to 10 years’ experience across the UK.
Working in partnership with Solutions For The Planet, they reinvest 100% of profit generated through the recruitment process into environmental sustainability education projects to raise awareness and develop children’s understanding of climate change solutions.
Following the placement of a candidate, Graduate Planet financially supports Solutions For The Planet to deliver an environmental workshop within a local school where children can use their creativity to find practical solutions to climate change issues. Offering really exciting learning environments, young people are able to develop incredible environmental ideas and solutions through fun, hands-on design & build projects.
These workshops develop creative thinking, time management, team work, problem-solving skills as well as enterprise, personal and social skills. They also support the National Curriculum, meet schools requirements for achieving Specialist status in STEM and raise performance standards.
Graduate Planet’s value led approach appeals to the more socially conscious job seekers, attracting a wider pool of talent and have found that candidates are much more receptive when approached and more engaged in the recruitment process, this in turn increases employee engagement and retention. With over 20 years’ experience in recruitment industry they understand their client’s needs and expectations whilst also delivering significant social impact. They are successfully supplying candidates to a broad range of industry sectors from investment banking to construction.
By working together, these innovative organisations offer measurable community and environmental impact through the recruitment supply chain, delivering excellent value for money, strong community engagement and the opportunity to shine a spotlight on the social and environmental commitment of a company. Corporate volunteers are welcome to get involved in the workshops which also helps to create employee engagement.
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