Day: 25 November 2020

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    Boris Johnson: Now is the time to plan our green recovery

    Source – The Financial Times, 17 November 2020 Prime Minister Boris Johnson writes in The Financial Times announcing his ten-point plan for a Green Industrial Revolution. To coincide with the UK Prime Minister’s announcement for the ambitious plan, Speakers for Schools is launching a campaign to introduce young people to Green Skills as future career […]

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  • Green Skills Week 2021

    Green Skills Week 2021 Speakers for Schools is teaming up with Britain’s most environmentally focused employers to tackle the unemployment crisis and future-proof the next generation in a post-COVID economy. To coincide with the UK Prime Minister’s announcement for a Green Industrial Revolution, Speakers for Schools is launching a campaign to introduce young people to […]

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  • Experience Nursing 2021

    Experience Nursing 2021 As health services battle against a global pandemic and increasing demand on services, Speakers for Schools is working with medical leaders to help find the next generation of heroes.  The charity will be running virtual insight days and virtual work experience with key employers between January and March 2021. Having worked with […]

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  • Experience Nursing: NHS Partners with Speakers for Schools and The Talent Foundry to widen reach

    NHS OFFERS WORK EXPERIENCE PLACEMENTS IN DRIVE TO RECRUIT 50,000 NEW NURSES Men and Minority Groups targeted in outreach programme Young people from across the country will take part in vital work experience placements, insight days and workshops with the NHS as part of a drive to recruit 50,000 new nurses. Speakers for Schools, The […]

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  • Designing Your Life

    Designing Your Work Life

    VTALK with Bill Burnett and Dave Evans Date: 25 08 20 Age: KS5 & S4-6 We are delighted to introduce Bill Burnett and Dave Evans for this virtual talk. Bill and Dave are bestselling authors of the book; Designing Your Life and have also written, Designing Your Work Life which this talk focusses on. […]

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  • How to Believe in Yourself with Big Narstie and Ciaran Thapar

    How to Believe in Yourself with Big Narstie and Ciaran Thapar Big Narstie and Ciaran Thapar Age: KS 4 – 5 / S5 – 6 Subject: PSHE Topic: Believing in yourself In this talk, Big Narstie and Ciaran discussed the importance of living your own life and believing in yourself.

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  • Placement Spotlight – A day in the life of Spotify

    Leading digital platforms such as Spotify, despite their global popularity and innovative technology, may still be seen as difficult employers to access by many young people. Many students see only traditional paths into the music and audio industry, which allows for a restricted number of opportunities. Speakers for Schools wants to change this, so we […]

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