Bright Lights – People supported into employment

Bright Lights, British Land’s skills and employment programme, helps people of all ages and abilities discover their potential and grow, through pre-employment training, work placements, graduate schemes, internships, apprenticeships, and job fairs. This enables customers, suppliers and local communities to secure the skills they need to thrive in the future.

Recruitment: Over 4,000 people supported into jobs through our recruitment partnerships at Fort Kinnaird and Broadgate over six years.

Starting Out: Over 320 local people have progressed into employment through British Land’s Starting Out pre-employment courses since 2016.

Graduate opportunities: Over 50 talented individuals have progressed through the company’s graduate and internship schemes since 2016.

Work placements: Over 120 people have benefited from work experience with British Land since 2017.

Apprentices: Nearly 700 apprentices supported by British Land and our suppliers at our places and in our local communities since 2016.

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