At the School of Thought, helping young people become work-ready is at the forefront of what we’re working towards. Our programmes are designed to help young people reach their goals and fulfil their potential.

We are driven by a single goal; to play our part in making the automotive industry a better place for all, which includes raising the profile of the industry with schools, parents and young people to attract the best.

School of Thought is a collective of Industry figures who together have a wealth of experience and expertise to provide a fresh approach to attracting young people into our fantastic industry.


We work with Employers and young people across all areas in the automotive industry, to provide opportunities to learn, earn and be successful. Learn more about the positive impact we can make and join us in bringing about positive change in the Automotive Industry.


School of Thought is in the business of changing and shaping current thinking for recruitment, retention and career progression for young people. The work we do is aimed at helping solve one of our Industry's biggest challenges and raise its profile. We make sure our partners are empowered by creating opportunities for every part and every link into our industry.

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Getting work ready


Bespoke Programmes covering all areas of the industry


Helping to future proof the Automotive Industry