Developing leaders for social enterprise
Many of society’s biggest challenges can only be solved if we change the way we do business. On Purpose helps talented professionals develop the knowledge and networks they need to lead this change – by using commercial thinking to create social and environmental benefit.
The On Purpose Associate Programme
Being an On Purpose Associate means taking part in a paid, year-long programme where you:
- Work at a diverse mix of organisations, over two six month placements
- Receive weekly training from professionals at leading organisations from across the commercial and social sectors
- Work with mentors and executive coaches to enhance your personal and professional development
- Become part of an invaluable community of emerging social enterprise leaders
Find out more about the programme, and apply, here.
On Purpose news
|On Purpose London are holding drinks evenings for people interested in careers in social enterprise (9th Sep and Tuesday 6th Oct, 18.30-21.00) and a talk about ‘How to Change Careers into Social Enterprise’ (28th Sep, 19.00-21.30), in partnership with Escape The City.||Associate Camilla Parke (Oct’14) contributed to the creation of the Business Impact Challenge launched by Big Society Capital. It’s a £15 million challenge ‘looking for high-impact investment ideas that generate strong business and social value’. Read more about it on Camilla’s blog post here.||We’re not just recruiting in London. Applications are also open for the February ’16 cohort in On Purpose Berlin, and the April ’16 cohort in On Purpose Paris. The programmes are suited to German/French speakers.|