Membership for Schools

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Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce Young Chamber Membership

Bridging the gap between business and education has never been more important.

At a time when school finances are being hardest hit, it’s vital to find a proven, cost effective way of ensuring students are “equipped for the next stage of their education, training or employment”(OFSTED)

A simple, straight forward connection between young people and business, offered by Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce, will link your school with almost 5,000 business contacts throughout ten local authority areas.

Young Chamber membership of the UK’s largest chamber of commerce helps schools:

  • Build links with employers

  • Organise work experience opportunities

  • Facilitate student visits to local businesses

  • Arrange business talks from local employers

  • Access mock/practice interviews

  • Widen access to advice on post 16 options

  • Create PR opportunities

  • Support recruiting

Plus, new, free access to our Young Assembly, which gives pupils a voice in influencing policy changes in education and the devolution of skills in Greater Manchester.

For more information, please contact us on 0161 393 4349 or

Testimonial from St Ambrose Barlow RC High School:

St Ambrose Barlow RC High School are working with Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce at the moment and they have commented that they are: "Finding the support and programmes available to us invaluable. The Young Chamber membership is inspiring pupils in the world of business, not only has their confidence developed, their business acumen is developing too.

"St Ambrose believes in nurturing our students and helping them excel in all areas of their school life. Working with the Chamber is allowing us to do not only this for our pupils but also allowing us to develop and progress as educators and professionals."