About us

CBEC is a not-for-profit organization that strives to raise the aspirations, motivation & employability of young people by bringing together schools & businesses.

What we do

Working with Cumbrian Schools, CBEC has a wealth of business contacts who work with us to inspire & motivate young people BY providing work insights & placements to inform students about industry & career choices.

Why we do it

For the last 10 years, CBEC has worked with thousands of local employers to provide short & long term placements, & jobs too, for young people. We have a wealth of experience & business contacts across Cumbria and with over 18,000 companies in the County - together we can really achieve something & make a difference to the lives of many people.



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