Day: 16 November 2021

  • A Career in the Music Industry – Moving The Needle – Work/Life Broadcast

    16/11/2021 A Career in the Music Industry with Moving The Needle. KS 3-5  /  S 1-6 We are excited to welcome back our panel from Moving the Needle! This time, we will be joined by Karen Emanuel, CEO, Key Production Group and Jenni Cochrane, CEO & Co-Founder, Getahead & Founder & CEO, Work Inspired. They […]

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  • Dr Nicholas Cullinan – Director, National Portrait Gallery

    16/06/21 Dr Nicholas Cullinan KS 3 – 5 /S 1 – 6 Calling all art fans! We’re excited to welcome Dr Nicholas Cullinan, Director of the National Portrait Gallery. Nicholas took up his position in spring 2015 following his role as Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New […]

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  • Sir Peter Bazalgette – Chairman, ITV

    16/06/21 Sir Peter Bazalgette KS 4 – 5/S 4 – 6 We spoke to Sir Peter Bazalgette, Chairman of ITV, about the impact that technology is having on creativity and his experiences of creating internationally successful TV formats. You can learn more about careers in the creative industries here: https://discovercreative.careers/#/ and https://www.screenskills.com/starting-your-career/job-profiles/

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  • From Governor of the Bank of England to net-zero hero: why we should all be backing Mark Carney’s mission to build a sustainable world economy

    From Governor of the Bank of England to net-zero hero: why we should all be backing Mark Carney’s mission to build a sustainable world economy (Image courtesy of Getty Images) No longer in the employ of the UK civil service, Mark Carney is the UN special envoy for climate and finance but also leads ESG […]

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  • Reach more young people. Host Virtual Work Experience

    Virtual Work Experience Goes from Strength to Strength

    Virtual Work Experience Goes from Strength to Strength Young people are at the heart of everything we do. We’re delighted to have seen our Virtual Work Experience programme go from strength to strength with Speakers for Schools facilitating over 12,500 placements in the last 12 months. We’ve been absolutely wowed by the amount of positive […]

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  • Dame Donna Kinnair DBE – Chief Executive and General Secretary, Royal College of Nursing

    Dame Donna Kinnair DBE 16/03/2021 KS4-5/S4-6 We are delighted to welcome Dame Donna Kinnair, Chief Executive and General Secretary, Royal College of Nursing. Donna joined the RCN as Head of Nursing in 2015, providing leadership to the Nursing departments. Donna was then promoted and joined the RCN Executive Team to Director of Nursing, Policy and […]

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  • Patrick Hutchinson – Co-founder of UTCAI, Personal trainer, Athletics Coach & Author

    Patrick Hutchinson 15/03/21 KS4-5/S4-6 Patrick Hutchinson has been motivating people and uplifting his community long before he became a national hero. The Coventry-born, London-bred Co founder of UTCAI, Personal trainer, Athletics Coach & Author joins us for an interview focussing on his work in the community and what we can all do to have an […]

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  • Mandisa Greene – President, Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons

    Mandisa Greene 04/03/21 KS3/S1-3 Mandisa shares her journey to becoming President of RCVS and answers questions about veterinary science and medicine. Mandisa started her career working in small animal practice in Scotland but moved to the West Midlands where she has worked both in general and emergency small animal practice. Mandisa is passionate about increasing […]

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  • Branko Bjelobaba, Finance and Engaging in Democracy Speaker

    Branko Bjelobaba 02/02/21 KS4-5/S4-6 Hear from Branko Bjelobaba, Finance and Engaging in Democracy Speaker. Branko provides an honest approach as to what makes a difference in terms of presenting yourself and how success can follow failure. Branko has spoken at many schools and delivered our first live virtual event and speaks passionately about the UK […]

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