Tag: vtalks

  • Lisa Holland – Climate change correspondent, Sky News

    Lisa Holland 15/03/21 KS4-5/S4-6 Watch our Green Skills Week broadcast with Lisa Holland, Climate change correspondent at Sky News. In this broadcast, students hear from Lisa and are introduced to Sky’s The Edit: Be the Change, Shape It competition. The Edit is a unique opportunity for budding reporters to learn more about climate change and […]

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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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  • David Purdue – Deputy Chief Executive and Director of Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health Professionals

    David Purdue 11/03/21 KS4-5/S4-6 David Purdue shares his insights into nursing and takes questions from students. With almost 30 years of experience within the NHS, David qualified from the Nottingham School of Nursing as a Registered Nurse in 1990, working initially within cardiology at Queen’s Medical Centre and before specialising in coronary care at City […]

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  • Brandie Deignan, CEO of Pier Health Group and former MD of Marco Pierre White Restaurants

    Brandie Deignan 26/01/21 KS 3-5/S 1-6 A must-watch for young aspiring leaders. Brandie joins us to share insights into her career, her thoughts on what makes a good leader, female empowerment and how to face your fears and gain confidence in the workplace.   

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  • Jason Spencer, Business Development Director at ITV – Broadcast

    Jason Spencer 25/01/21 KS 3-5/S 1-6 Jason Spencer, Business Development Director at ITV, shares his advice for those considering careers in television as well as his insights into the impact of digital transformation.

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  • Sophie Darlington, Wildlife Cinematographer – Broadcast

    Sophie Darlington 20/01/21 KS 3-5/S 1-6 Sophie Darlington shares insights into wildlife cinematography and what it was like to work on the BBC shows ‘Our Planet’ and ‘Perfect Planet’. A must-see for students interested in nature and filmmaking. External links: Drawdown: https://drawdown.org Outrage and Optimism – a podcast addressing climate change: https://outrageandoptimism.libsyn.com Wildlife footage: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v7p6VZiRInQ

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  • Jonty Bloom

    Jonty Bloom

      Freelance Journalist * DATE: Friday 1st May – 10am * AGE GROUP: KS4 / S4 – 6 In this session Jonty shares insights into what qualifications and other qualities are needed in the world of work. What can help you stand in good stead for the future and what the future world of work might look […]

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