We want to help our students and learners at both Inclusion College and Inclusion School expand their horizons and learn more about the career possibilities out there. We are delighted to be holding our first Expanding Horizons Careers event at Inclusion College on Thursday 23rd November. We can’t wait to meet all the amazing businesses and organisations that have signed up to join us on the day. Please see below to learn more about the companies taking part or download listing
Alex Green – IT Consultant
Greenpoint was founded in March 1999, providing IT support to businesses throughout the UK.
When our customers have an issue, we will stop at nothing to provide an effective solution.
We ensure that your IT infrastructure runs as smoothly as possible by providing a proactive approach to IT support, in an efficient, and cost-effective way. We will help you to understand how to get the most from your IT and what you need to succeed.
Whilst the landscape of IT has evolved considerably since 1999, there’s one thing that has always stayed the same for us here at Greenpoint: our customer service.
If you look after your customers they will stay Loyal
Our Key Support Services
- Help Desk
- Security as a Service
- Workshop Repairs & Upgrades
- Structured Cabling
- Comms (Voip, Lease Lines, VPN)
Alan Howell – Loss Assessor
My Property Claim
My Property Claim Limited is a client-centric company specialising in building insurance claims management. Established with a commitment to alleviating the stress of property owners navigating insurance processes, MPC combines expertise and personalised service.
With a team of selected professionals and trades, the company excels in assessing, negotiating, and securing optimal settlements for a diverse range of building insurance claims. Whether dealing with damage from natural disasters, accidents, or other unforeseen events, MPC prioritises efficiency and transparency.
The company’s client-focused approach extends to fostering open communication, ensuring clients are well informed throughout the claims journey.
My Property Claim Limited stands as a reliable partner, dedicated to maximizing returns and providing peace of mind in the aftermath of any building insurance claim.
Charlotte – Copywriter
Eleven 8 Marketing
Eleven Eight Marketing offers copywriting for the bold, the daring and the different. I’m a freelance copywriter specialising in content marketing for small and medium-sized businesses.
I believe that content is all about putting your personality on a page and making sure you stand out as the unique, dedicated and amazing business owner you are with every word. I offer a mix of blogging, web copy, case study and white paper packages, all designed to help you create a content marketing strategy that helps you tell your own brand story.
I’m fully qualified in English and Creative Writing to Masters degree level, and while my passion is in my work, in my spare time I am a practising children’s writer – working on short stories and novels for all ages between 3 and 18. Many pieces of my work have been published and won various competitions, and I continue to refine my professional writing through my creative practices.
Telephone is 07745524734
Alex Waite – Exterior Cleaning
Surrey Pro Clean
Welcome to Surrey Pro Clean, your trusted partner for premier exterior and interior cleaning services in and around Surrey. Based in the heart of Surrey, we take pride in offering a comprehensive range of hard surface cleaning and sealing solutions, catering to customers across Surrey, Berkshire, and Hampshire.
At Surrey Pro Clean, we specialise in pressure cleaning for both residential and commercial properties, ensuring the restoration of surfaces to their pristine condition. Whether it’s your home or business, we provide detailed, written quotations for every inquiry, emphasising our commitment to transparent and client–focused service.
Our expertise extends beyond external surfaces. Surrey Pro Clean also excels in internal domestic cleaning, ensuring that the interiors of your home are as immaculate as the exteriors. Additionally, our dedicated team offers thorough end- of–tenancy cleaning services, leaving rental properties spotless and ready for the next occupants.
Gemma McAllister – Holistic Therapist
Beautiful Journey Therapy
I am a Holistic Therapist
After working for Champneys, for over 15 years as a masseuse, waxing and reflexology. I started my own business in 2005. I am continually training to get more qualifications and it keeps you up to date with all the latest techniques. So, what do I do?
- MASSAGE Tailored to the client, reduces stress and pain, improves circulation and mood.
- EMMETT TECHNIQUE Light pressure point massage, gentle approach, quick results, versatile.
- REFLEXOLOGY Face, Hands and Feet; reduces stress and pain, improves circulation and holistic healing.
- SPIRITUAL WELLBEING, I am a qualified healer offering healing through: Reiki, Angelic Reiki, Rahanni Celestial Healing, Pellowah, Crystal Healing, Tarot and Oracle Cards.
Debbi Young – Website & Design
Expect More & Snap marketing
Snap Marketing the design, advertising, web design and marketing agency was originally created in 1990, built on experience strengths in advertising, copywriting, and art direction in 2009 snap creative became Snap Marketing adding in a new strategic arm to help create genuine advantage to extend the reach of our creativity.
Experience also includes Consultancy on a business and teacher/student level as well as teaching design to other (non design) professionals, including marketing and design advertising, strategic and conceptual marketing skills set alongside semiology.
Snap & Expect More has Worked with individual small start ups and remained a close contact through development years to blue chip corporate business with a wide span of integral design understandings from IT, third sector organisations, charity, leisure, construction, pharmaceutical, scientific, retail and food industry clients.
A strong understanding of brand and identity with a passion and strength for creative conceptual ideas. Snap has a mix of integrated adjacent disciplines, spanning marketing, pre-press design through to advertising and web design & development.
Expect More – Snap gets your foot through the door…
Telephone: 01256 324187
Jamie Morgan – Marketing Advisor
Help Me Grow
We’re the guys that help businesses level up. Just like how your favourite video game character grows stronger and takes on tougher challenges, we help businesses figure out how to be awesome at what they do. Imagine a business as a cool quest. We’re like the wise guides who give them a treasure map to find all the hidden gems. We show them the path to success. Then, think of us as the social media experts. We help businesses become popular and famous, kind of like your favourite TikTok or Instagram star. They want everyone to know about their cool products or services, and we help market them and make it happen.
And here’s the best part – when more people know about a business, they get more customers. It’s like throwing a huge party and having all your friends show up.
We help businesses throw the best party ever and invite tons of new friends.
So, we’re like the mentors in a video game, guiding businesses through challenges, helping them get noticed, and growing their tribe of fans, collecting the gold along the way.
Telephone – 01276 300210
George Pietri – CRM Developer
We develop, implement and support our all-in-one Customer Relationship Management (CRM) system, called SymVolli.
SymVolli replaces the need for the number of unconnected, disparate systems being used in businesses because of SymVolli’s multi-functional capabilities, e.g. CRM, proposal and quotation generation, workflow management, document management, business intelligence, telephony, stock control, and asset and resource management.
SymVolli is being used and implemented by companies in aviation, construction,
multi-media, and power management.
Lewis Jones – Travel Consultant
Not Just Travel
I’m Lewis from Not Just Travel, a Personal Travel Consultant specialising in Cruise holidays and Adventure Travel.
My aim is to help people create lasting memories abroad, all whilst caring for our planet and its wildlife.
I design bespoke itineraries and organise holidays for families, couples and solo travellers.
My personal service is free and tailored to each customer – I can check you in for your flights or even book you a table at a highly rated restaurant whilst abroad!
On average I save people 8 hours of stressful and time-consuming research when organising their holiday.
My major passions are food and wildlife, so I’d be delighted to chat about safaris or foodie adventure tours!
Telephone. 07404 716823
Karen Dolan – HR Advisor
Karen HRM Ltd
Trusted HR advisor to MDs, CEOs and Directors who would describe me as someone who is able to build trust and credibility quickly.
I have more than 25 years’ experience in Human Resources working in a variety of hardware and software companies. These roles have covered senior HR positions within many of the market leading organisations in this sector. I have also managed both local and international teams.
My approach centres on listening to the issues, discussing possible options and ways forward, and then working with the business owner to deliver the most appropriate HR solutions.
My clients run businesses and organisations in a variety of sectors; charity, construction services, flooring, IT services, accountants, graphic design, electrical contractors, online retail etc.
In my spare time, I enjoy live music and walking my dog.
Paul Fowler – SEO & PPC Specialist
Not Just Digital 101 Limited
With more than 20 years of digital and e-commerce strategy experience, Owner Paul Fowler has worked with organisations of all sizes, from startups with low revenue to global brands.
We specialise in:
- SEO – If customers can’t find your business, it doesn’t exist. Implementing and navigating the ever-changing Google Algorithms to achieve top ranking for your customer-searched keywords on Google.
PPC – Pay-Per-Click is a method of gaining instant exposure to millions of potential customers and is able to target by customer audience to generate leads and boost conversions.
eCommerce – Skyrocket your brand through our bespoke online e-tailer solution, maximising your exposure to new customers.
Why Not Just Digital 101? For us it’s more than just Digital – We offer a FREE SEO Digital Audit.
Louise Peacock – Illustrator & Artist
Hi, I am Louise Peacock of Louise Peacock Creative Studio Ltd
I am a Graphic Designer and illustrator with 40 years’ experience. So, you can say I’m pretty experienced.
Nowadays, my mission is all about helping businesses shine with branding, digital art, and content. It’s all about making them trustworthy and helping them grow. I’m like a magician with design tools like Adobe’s Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign, plus Microsoft 365 stuff when needed.
I also manage the print process, packaging, and signage with the vision of building trust and propelling business growth.
Tel. 07905 060 333
Sarah Lonnon – Virtual Assistant
We support customers with tasks from call answering, appointment booking and event planning, through to, creating quotes, chasing invoices, completing VAT returns and submitting payroll.
How Business Buddies help small businesses:
Marketing, to generate more business .
Administration, to reduce time spent on paperwork.
Bookkeeping, to keep an eye on cash flow.
Accountancy, to manage finances and avoid late payment penalties.
Small businesses outsource to Business Buddies when they want help managing the business, but don’t want the challenge, or cost, of employing staff.
Business Buddies: Helping clients focus on what they do best while we take care of the rest.
Tel. 01256 630383
Samsu Miah – Financial Advisor
Berkshire Financial Planning
Financial Freedom Through Smart Planning
We understand that navigating the intricacies of financial planning can be a daunting task, especially in an ever-changing economic landscape. That’s where we come in.
At Berkshire Financial Planning, our primary goal is to empower our clients with the knowledge and strategies they need to achieve their financial aspirations. With a team of experienced and dedicated professionals, we offer tailored solutions that cater to your unique financial circumstances and objectives.
– Retirement Planning
– Investment Management
– Estate and Inheritance Tax Mitigation
– Family Financial Security
Whether you’re planning for retirement, managing your investments, or securing your family’s future, we are committed to providing expert advice and creating a roadmap to your financial success.
At Berkshire Financial Planning, we make financial planning clear, concise, and customised, ensuring that your financial journey is as smooth as possible.
Tel. 01276 942021
Jill Gibson – Copywriter
The Last Word
The Last Word is a team of six writers and researchers. We help people get out the words that are stuck in their head or which they don’t have time to write themselves. We create content
- Social media post
- Blogs & case studies
- Web copy
- White Papers
- Wherever you need the written word!
“Why fit in when you were born to stand out?” (Dr Seuss)
Don’t have generic text written for anyone (by anyone)! You want words which will engage your audience and make them want to read more, get in touch, subscribe to your newsletter, buy your product/service …
Website Developer – WebDynamix
WebDynamix.co.uk is a multi-awarding winning and we develop stunning websites to help captivate your audience to keep returning and showcasing your services. From company brochure sites to e-commerce, we can build them all and also help maintain, to ensure you are getting the best out of your website.
Syeda – Mortgage Advisor
Brooklands Commercial Finance was established in 2003 and has helped numerous clients ever since. We are a privately owned and independent brokerage, built on over 35 years of commercial experience and a belief that personal and dedicated service is vital in today’s complex world of finance. . Brooklands is not restricted to a limited panel of lenders. We cover the full spectrum of commercial finance, which allows us to take a holistic approach to our client’s funding requirements.
We work with individuals, sole traders, partnerships and companies. We assist clients that are in start-up situations as well as those that are firmly established. Whilst a lot of our clients are property specialists and landlords, our clients also consist of businesses across the spectrum of commerce, including manufacturing, warehousing, retail, car dealerships, service industries, nursing homes, guest houses, hotels, nightclubs, pubs, catering, construction, recruitment etc.
Telephone. 0345 5488002
Chris Strike – Insurance Advisor
As an insurance adviser, my business revolves around providing crucial financial protection to individuals and businesses. I play a pivotal role in helping clients navigate the complex landscape of insurance options, tailoring policies to their unique needs. Whether it’s life, health, property, or other forms of coverage, I analyse risks and recommend comprehensive plans that mitigate potential losses. I have 19 years of experience in the insurance sector after working for many years in the construction industry. My expertise extends to explaining policy terms, assisting with claims, and staying abreast of industry trends. By building strong client relationships, I encourage confidence in my ability to safeguard their interests. In essence, my role goes beyond selling insurance – it’s about offering peace of mind and ensuring that clients are well- prepared for unforeseen challenges.
It’s not just insurance, its reassurance.
Telephone. 07864 192133
for Disabled LTD
Yateley Industries for Disabled is a pan disability organisation, working with people with physical, mental health, learning disabilities and neurodiverse conditions.
We are proud of our factory and the dedicated team who work with the staff to ensure they are fully trained and supported in their role.
We offer an informal interview and tour of the factory, for anyone interested in coming to Yateley Industries for Disabled.
Yateley Industries offer Work Trials to give people the opportunity to try before they commit to starting paid employment or work experience to gain experience to strengthen and enhance their CV.
The factory operates from 9am until 4pm with a one-hour lunch break. The office is open from 8.30am to 4pm.
Richard Downham & Faye Cotterall- Printers Harlequin
Harlequin is a Basingstoke based business which work with a range of clients helping them with all things branded. Branded workwear, promotional items, signage, and printed marketing materials.
Harlequin takes the heavy lifting out of ordering all branded workwear, signage, and event materials, including branded merchandise, printed materials and even website creation. Harlequin is a reliable and efficient service, providing the right products and services for your marketing needs. Harlequin has a longstanding reputation and always listen to the customer’s needs and tailor a solution that fits. Whether it’s an ecofriendly branded mug or a full van wrap, Harlequin can take care of it.
Paul Saban – Photographer
Storyteller is a small photography business specializing in providing still and moving images for individuals and businesses.
To do this, we use digital DSLR cameras, video cameras, 360 degree cameras and Drones. We often combine still and video in what is known as Fusion Photography.
We have a studio at Four Marks, Nr. Alton, and we have equipment which enables us to light subjects outside on location as well as indoors. This is particularly useful for subjects like Headshots and weddings.
A lot of our work comes from companies wanting to promote their own products in the market place and the challenge here is to design sets and backgrounds which show the item in an interesting and eye catching way.
Photography is an interesting and absorbing business and becomes even more attractive as time goes by.
Dave Lock – D & L Painter and Decorator
Painters and decorators bring everyday spaces to life. They prepare and apply paint, wallpaper and other finishes to surfaces, inside and out. As a painter and decorator, you’d be in high demand. You could play a key role in transforming residential, commercial and industrial projects, or specialise in renovations or maintaining heritage buildings. Additional skills which may benefit anyone considering a job as a painter and decorator include:
* Be thorough and pay attention to detail
* Flexible and open to change
* Able to accept criticism and work well under pressure
* Customer service skills
* Knowledge of public safety and security
* Business management skills
* Able to carry out basic tasks on a computer or hand-held device
Chris Van Kraayenburg
Estate & Letting Agent – ReMax
I grew up in South Africa, having now spent most of my life in the UK, of which I have done so as a ARLA qualified estate agent. I enjoy spending time with family and friends and am passionate about all things outdoors. I love helping and helping someone on their journey buying or selling a place they call home is very rewarding, so I consider myself priveliged to love what I do. I do what I can to help out in my local neighbourhood and do my bit for the environment.
Helping local residents with honest service and experience is what I love most.
- Residential Sales,
- Block Management
- Modern Auction
- Portfolio Management
Telephone. 0118 995 2771
Jeremy Bailey – Boxing, MMA & PT
Owner Baileys Gym Chain
Jeremy Bailey is the owner of the Baileys Gym chain, with a flagship site in Basingstoke , and a second site in Aldershot with further sites planned in the near future.
Danielle Clemence – Demand Generation
Client Success Manager – Bython
We provide marketing services to enterprise and agency companies across all industries and geographies. Bython’s purpose is to provide demand generation solutions that foster meaningful connections, drive tangible results, and create a positive return as we strive to be “Always On” for our customers.
We take a consultative approach working with our enterprise and agency customers. Our suite of highly personalized capabilities allows marketing and sales to take control over demand generation outcomes across campaigns. Bython is always on it helping you develop and execute campaigns with full transparency. Our Byonic platform includes innovative technologies allowing the delivery of proactive B2B services for demand generation encompassing data intelligence.
Marketing Channel Tactics and Benefits
- B2B Content Syndication
- Events & Webinars