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Data for financial year ending 31 August 2017

Speakers For Schools

  • Income

    £330.2K

  • Spending

    £418.1K

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1150411

Contact details

Public address

  • Smithfield Business Centre, 5 St John's Lane, London, EC1M 4BH

Aims & activities

Speakers for Schools helps to arrange connections and engagements between a network of highly respected speakers and state schools throughout the academic year, with a strategic focus of making this as widely available as possible to state schools in England, Wales and Scotland, free of charge.

What the charity does

  • Education/training

Who the charity helps

  • Children/young people
  • Other charities or voluntary bodies
  • Other defined groups

How the charity works

  • Provides services
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Acts as an umbrella or resource body
Financial history
Compliance history

Charitable objects

THE ADVANCEMENT OF EDUCATION IN YOUNG PEOPLE ATTENDING SCHOOLS AND HIGHER EDUCATION COLLEGES, PRIMARILY BUT NOT EXCLUSIVELY IN THE UK AND IN PARTICULAR: (A) ESTABLISHING AND MAINTAINING A NETWORK OF RESPECTED, QUALIFIED, EXPERIENCED AND INSPIRING VOLUNTARY SPEAKERS WILLING TO GIVE TALKS TO YOUNG PEOPLE WITH A VIEW TO INFORMING THEM OF EDUCATIONAL AND VOCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES AND ENCOURAGING AND ENABLING THEM TO TAKE THOSE OPPORTUNITIES; (B) ARRANGING, RECORDING AND DISSEMINATING LECTURES, CONFERENCES AND SEMINARS FOR YOUNG PEOPLE IN ALL MEDIA ON ACADEMIC, VOCATIONAL, CULTURAL AND ETHICAL SUBJECTS; AND (C) IMPROVING AND EXPANDING INFORMED, CONFIDENT AND MOTIVATED CAREER CHOICES IN YOUNG PEOPLE BY PROVIDING AND FACILITATING LINKS BETWEEN THEM AND EMPLOYERS AND THE USEFUL AND EXCITING EXCHANGE OF INFORMATION AND EXPERIENCE BETWEEN THEM.

Governing document

CIO - FOUNDATION REGISTERED ON 09/01/2013

Area of benefit

England And Wales

Organisation type

Charitable Incorporated Organisation

Policies

Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
Conflicts of interest
Volunteer management
Complaints handling
Paying staff

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Isle Of Man
  • Northern Ireland
  • Scotland
  • Throughout England And Wales