Tower Hamlets EBP is now trading as The Switch

Empowering life-changing careers

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We’re an education charity helping young people fulfil their potential

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Our work

Through our modern and highly-effective programmes, we facilitate positive engagement between education and employers, helping young people fulfil their potential by aspiring to life-changing careers.

Our impact

553 EMPLOYERS
87 LOCAL SCHOOLS
7808 VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
16130 STUDENT OPPORTUNITIES
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About The Switch

Founded 30 years ago in the Tower Hamlets area of London, The Switch is a charity committed to helping children and young people meet their potential. Through a wide range of volunteer-based programmes, The Switch provides a vital link between education and the world of work.

Inspire the next generation

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