Mathew Tomkinson

Keith McWhan Centre for Leadership Performance, Dream Placement, Dream Placement Host

Operations Director at Responsive Ltd. “We are an SME and competing against some major players for young talent in Cumbria so Dream Placement is an important platform for us to raise our visibility as an employer.  We work with the Centre for Leadership Performance on a number of different projects involving young people and they are all worthwhile for our …

Ruby Brown

Keith McWhan Centre for Leadership Performance, Dream Placement, Dream Placement Host

Chestnut Project Assistant at GlaxoSmithKline “We were really delighted with the number of students who wanted to speak to us at the selection event.  GlaxoSmithKline does not have as big a profile as some of the other major players in Cumbria but there was lots of interest.  We have supported Dream Placement from the start, and it has our full …

David Robinson

Keith McWhan Centre for Leadership Performance, Dream Placement, Dream Placement Host

Early Careers Co-ordinator at Story Construction. “The students coming through Dream Placement seem to improve every year and it is tremendously difficult to make a choice at the selection day with candidates of such outstanding calibre.  “Hosting the Dream Placements gives us the chance to take a very close look at teenage applicants and the ones actually selected get a …

Heather Grisedale

Keith McWhan Centre for Leadership Performance, Dream Placement, Dream Placement Host

Group Employee Experience Advisor at Cumbria Waste Group & Orian Solutions Ltd This was our first year taking part in Dream Placement but we have previously worked with the CfLP on Bright Stars which was been very successful and enjoyable.  Dream Placement is a good way of raising our profile with young people, and also drawing attention to issues around …