Thirsk School

The Business of Education

Thirsk School & Sixth Form College Business Network, Oct 2014 & 2016

Event organised on behalf of Thirsk School and Thirsk Business Association

Held on the schools own premises and attended by 40+ local business owners

Feedback from attendees:

Thanks to Gill (@GillsSOS) for her ability to connect people and her unfailing enthusiasm - infectious!

Jane Coupe, HR Department, 12th Oct 2014

Feedback from school and business association

Head of careers commented: Unbelievably this event cost us no more than the price of tea, coffee and refreshments and not only met our objectives to engage , reinforce and forge new links with local businesses but also generated revenue to cover the cost of some staff training on digital media.

Thirsk School Oct 2014

Guy B said: Thirsk Business Association are fully committed to developing links between schools and local businesses to assist with work placements, apprenticeships and employment opportunities. Helping the school, the students and local businesses. This event which was initiated to further facilitate that process and succeeded to help us achieve our aims and goals