Get your organisation on icanbea today!


We’ve developed icanbea… to help connect local workforces with local workplaces.

If your organisation would like to have a presence on the site, drop us a note at or simply use the button below to use our feedback form and get your draft profile today!

Request a free organisation profile

We’ve got 200+ organisations with profiles on the site, mapped across the most successful industries in Suffolk and Norfolk, allowing you to raise your profile with potential employees, students or volunteers.

As an organisation on icanbea…, you’re able to ‘post’ news, events, training and work opportunities on your free profile, enabling you to directly access the audience who could help you meet your recruitment needs.  That audience can also sign-up to icanbea… for free, in order to ‘like’ and ‘follow’ the organisations that interest them, so make sure that you don’t miss out!

If your organisation isn’t yet signed up, get in touch via the contact details at the bottom of this page and we’ll help you get a profile up and running.


icanbea… : Get involved

  • icanbea… is the online platform that showcases career opportunities directly to young people in Suffolk, Norfolk and beyond
  • icanbea… is the perfect vehicle for you to highlight what working for your business and in your sector is all about
  • icanbea… shows prospective employees what potential careers and job roles exist within your organisation and also highlights the skills and capabilities you are looking for
  • icanbea… aims to inspire employees of the future to help fill skills gaps and enable the future growth of the industries in our region


icanbea… : the benefits

Why not join the many companies that are already using icanbea… by taking a free profile page. Having a profile page will help you to:

  • Source your future workforce
  • Alert young people when you have an upcoming event, job opportunity, apprenticeship opportunity or other news
  • Inspire young people to pursue a career in your sector – debunk any common ‘myths’ about working in your sector and paint the real picture
  • Connect with young people across Suffolk and Norfolk to provide parents, teachers and advisers with information on:
    »» The range of opportunities in your sector
    »» Details on your business
    »» Details of any events, work experience, apprenticeships and vacancies (coming soon!)
    »» Entry requirements and pathways required to work for your company
  • Gain an insight into the amount of young people interested in your sector
  • Control your own content with posts and updates reflecting current news, events and opportunities

icanbea… : the features

By contributing to icanbea… with a profile, your organisation helps deliver a locally focused service to young people, by providing:

  • Information on sectors and the requirements for a successful career in the sector
  • Information on local companies and the opportunities they have to offer
  • Profiles of key employers from across the local area
  • Profile pages for schools and colleges
  • Videos of employees across all sectors
  • Job roles directory
  • The ability to search for employers by location and sector
  • Alerts sent to young people when new opportunities (job vacancies, work experience, apprenticeships, news, events) are posted in specific areas of interest (coming soon!)
  • Tools to guide users if they do not have a clear idea of what they wish to do (coming soon!)


This project is being undertaken by The Mason Trust with co-investment from Suffolk County Council, Mid-Suffolk District Council, Babergh District Council and Ipswich Borough Council.Employers from all sectors are invited onto the platform and profile pages are free to employers. If any changes are made to this arrangement in the future all employers profiled on the platform will be notified in advance in order to allow them to make a decision on their involvement. Should you have any questions or queries please do not hesitate to contact either Richard or Carole by email or telephone at:
01379 650041

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