Isle of Wight School Enterprise Activity

The Isle of Wight Chamber working with Island partners

Isle of Wight Chamber brings together young people between the ages of 11-24 with local businesses through the Chamber of Commerce network, to provide real meaningful understanding about business, jobs, careers and the exciting range of potential opportunities that exist for all young people, of all abilities, once they leave education.

Please see below upcoming events for students, parents and businesses.


Be a governor at Gurnard Primary School
Gurnard Primary School has a Local Authority Governor position available on the Governing Board.  They are looking to appoint a member of the community who has significant experience in budgeting, income generation and finance and is involved in corporate business matters. Interested parties must be willing to commit to the school and join the Leadership and Management Committee and the Full Governing Body meetings. Further expectations of the role include participating in monitoring visits, learning walks and auditing.

They would like to receive applications for this position from those who are passionate about education and will use their experience, knowledge and skills, to help drive the school forward in an effective and efficient way. Candidates will not be afraid to challenge and support where it is appropriate and necessary.

If you are interested in this position please email


Tuesday 22nd May 2018
Mock Interviews
Sandown Bay Academy
Each student will take part in a mock interview with verbal and written feedback from the business volunteer to help prepare them for real interviews.

If anyone is interested to help or would like to know more about the events at Sandown Bay Academy above please contact:
Lyn Wakeford – Project Manager, EBP South




Island Business May 2018

Island Business May 2018



24may9:30 am4:00 pmFree One-Day Business Start Up Course

24may9:30 am4:00 pm50 Plus Start Me Up - Free One-Day Business Start Up Course


01jun7:30 am9:00 amNetworking Breakfast - The Sugar Store Events Centre

07jun12:00 pm1:30 pmThe Benefits of Joining the Isle Of Wight Chamber

07jun5:15 pm8:00 pmVIP Evening at Speedway with The Wightlink Warriors

27jun10:00 am1:00 pmSocial Media Course with Chris Court

28jun9:30 am4:00 pm50 Plus Start Me Up - Free One-Day Business Start Up Course

28jun9:30 am4:00 pmFree One-Day Business Start Up Course

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