All students will spend time in the Career Pathways Exhibition and are set the challenge of finding out about the diversity of sustainability related jobs and, to consider this information against their own interests, talents and aspirations. Students will also be able to speak to education and training providers providing them with an awareness of pathways into jobs. This session is facilitated by Oak Grove Associates.


We’re an AIM listed, market-leading energy and water consultancy. Our Energy Solutions team is responsible for helping businesses with improving the efficiency of their energy and water use through consumption reduction, renewable technologies and on-site generation solutions. We’re proud to be a member of Sustainability West Midlands, supporting their vision of an environmentally sustainable and socially just community by 2020.  


Interserve is one of the world’s foremost support services and construction companies. Our vision is to redefine the future for people and places. Everything we do is shaped by our core values.  We are a successful, growing, international business: a leader in innovative and sustainable outcomes for our clients and a great place to work for our people. We offer advice, design, construction, equipment, facilities management and frontline public services. We are headquartered in the UK and listed in the FTSE 250 index. We have gross revenues of £3.3 billion and a workforce of circa 80,000 people worldwide. Website:www.interserve.com. For all news follow: @interservenews

Birmingham City University

Birmingham City University, based at the heart of the West Midlands, with 23,500 students from 80 countries. The Top 30 University for Graduate Employment and the top 10 university for investment in facilities. Birmingham City University have invested £260 million into our faculties and has put £270 million into the regional economy. 

Balfour Beatty

Balfour Beatty is a leading international infrastructure group. We finance, develop, build and maintain innovative and efficient infrastructure that underpins daily life, supports communities and enables economic growth. Balfour Beatty Living Places has been working with Warwickshire County Council, Coventry City Council and Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council within a three-way partnership for the highways maintenance services. 


We’re a leading UK charity enabling people to travel by foot, bike or public transport for more of the journeys we make every day. We work with families, communities, policy-makers and partner organisations so that people are able to choose healthier, cleaner and cheaper journeys, with better places and spaces to move through and live in.  

Tata Motors European Technical Centre

Tata Motors European Technical Centre PLC (TMETC), based in Coventry, is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tata Motors Ltd. Created in 2005, as a UK-based centre of excellence for automotive engineering and design, TMETC provides research and development principally for Tata Motors but also for selected partners in the automotive industry.

Severn Wye Energy Agency

Severn Wye Energy Agency is a charity with a vision of a bright, secure and sustainable future free from fuel poverty. We have made it our mission to provide practical expertise for more energy efficient and sustainable living. 


Arup are an independent firm of designers, planners, engineers, consultants and technical specialists offering a broad range of professional services. Through our work, we make a positive difference in the world. We shape a better world.  

The University of Wolverhampton

The University of Wolverhampton has a long and cherished history dating back to the mid-1800s. We have a rich heritage and a tradition of academic excellence in vocational higher education. Our coat of arms carries the motto: ‘Innovation and Opportunity’. We are a leading university, contributing to knowledge transfer, economic development, wealth creation and social justice. We remain a beacon for widening participation in education. We remain The University of Opportunity.      

Solihull Council

Solihull Council provides a wide-range of services to residents, communities and businesses, serving a population of approximately 206,100 people. The Council’s vision is that everyone in Solihull has an equal chance to be healthier, happier, safer, and more prosperous.  

Soroptimist International Solihull & District Club

SI Solihull & District Club is an organisation for women of today. It is a member of Soroptimist International, the world’s largest women’s service organisation which has representative status at the United Nations.  We are committed to a world where women and children achieve their individual and collective potential, realise aspirations and have an equal voice in creating strong and peaceful communities worldwide.

Jaguar Land Rover

At Jaguar Land Rover, sustainable development is integral to the way we work. It is a core value that drives the long-term success of our business. We believe that it is fundamental to preserving the strong reputation of our brands, securing our licence to operate, delivering profitable growth, and retaining the trust of all of our stakeholders. We are committed to positively engaging with our local and global communities to ensure our presence adds value and brings benefits.

Solihull College

Solihull College offers full and part-time courses across a range of exciting subject areas. The College prides itself on the diversity of both its programmes and students. With over 25,000 students across two modern campuses, you'll find a great atmosphere and superb facilities in which to reach your potential.

Act on Energy

Act on Energy is a registered educational charity (since 1998) dedicated to reducing energy use, to address climate, resource and social issues. We provide a free home energy advice service to individuals, communities and organisations throughout Worcestershire and Warwickshire and are involved in projects with local, national and European partners.


GreenBuying.co.uk is your number one choice for UK sourced eco school supplies. Unlike other websites which sell green supplies as an "add-on", green products is all that we do. So buying from this site will build your school’s green credentials whilst supporting the environment and British manufacturers. We maintain competitive prices and an efficient delivery service as going green should not result in poorer value for money.