Past and present students of Bedford Modern School are encouraged to take advantage of the strong community network available to them. The School has a commitment to guiding students to become rounded individuals who can excel in many different career pathways.
For several years the External Relations Team has provided an informal service to BMS students and OBMs at any stage in their lives, offering careers networking events and matching up mentor relationships as well as highlighting job opportunities through our closed LinkedIn group and our communications.
OBM Connect is the next step in our journey to provide our community with an easy way to use their connections. Simply search for a mentor who meets your criteria and message them to begin talking with successful individuals from all walks of life.
Please find our best practice guide here.
About OBM Connect
You can use the OBM and BMS Community Mentoring facility to find and message a potential OBM mentor in an industry, function or location of interest to you. Your mentoring request could be for an email exchange, phone call, online or physical meeting and could relate to a plethora of topics including university choice, work experience, career change, relocation, setting up a business or returning to work. If you can’t find an immediate match, try adjusting your search criteria or browse our featured mentors below.