Join F4S in celebrating key dates in the career education diary...
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5th March 2024 at 13:30
Online via MS Teams
In celebration of this year’s National Careers Week, F4S brings you Careers for a Sustainable Future, a virtual opportunity for students to discover career pathways that lead to a sustainable future.
Meet leaders in the field of sustainability who will share insights on how to create a positive impact on people and the planet. From getting the right work experience to cultivating sustainable practices in different industries, students will learn what it takes to take charge of their future and beyond.
Teachers can join the sessions to gain insight into green and clean careers and to better understand the skills that companies are looking for to help you prepare your students for the world of work. All educators are welcome to join, particularly subject teachers in Maths, Sciences, Geography, Citizenship & Career Leaders.
Parents are welcome to observe the sessions. Speakers to be announced soon.
18th April 2024 at 08:30
Online via MS Teams
Join us as we celebrate International Earth Day!
Students will gain insight into careers which help to restore our planet and will hear from inspiring role models who do their part in building a sustainable future.
Invest in Yourself
Students will learn to explore their skills, interests, and passions to help them envisage their future as investors of the planet. Discover opportunities to learn about sustainability and how to navigate different career pathways that lead to a sustainable future.
Invest in Communities
Meet business professionals who have a passion for social impact. Learn how their roles and businesses help build thriving communities that will have a positive impact for generations to come.
Invest in the Future
What does it mean to pursue a green career? Get insight on how these inspiring individuals use their skills in the professional world to protect and preserve the planet and what it takes to carve a path towards a sustainable future.
Speakers to be announced soon.
5th June at 08:30
Online via MS Teams
On June 5th, we’re joining the worldwide call for awareness and action towards the protection of our environment, as we celebrate World Environment Day!
Founders4Schools is hosting a virtual careers event where students will gain insight into careers which help nurture the environment.
Meet business professionals who have made it their life’s mission to provide solutions to some of the world’s most pressing environmental problems. They will shed light on the skills needed to build a career in the sustainability sector and how their values and practices positively impact the environment for generations to come.
Are you looking to secure some work experience for your students in a sector that makes a difference to our planet? F4S brings you ‘Sustainable Futures: Virtual Work Experience Day’- a free work insight opportunity for students aged 14 - 18 across the UK.
COMING SOON! Online via MS Teams
Students will experience different workplaces and will connect with role models who actively work to make their company more sustainable.
This is the time to offer young people the opportunity to discover more about jobs in the green economy & understand the skills required to enter the industry so they can use what they learn to make decisions about their future career pathways. Students will gain insight from inspiring role models working in sustainability and learn what a typical day really looks & feels like.
Who can book Career Inspiration Events for Young People?
Missed the event? Don't worry you can watch the recordings at the links below:
We run regular training sessions on using the F4S Platform to book your own career education events for your students.
Making Career Education Easy
Take part in events aimed at volunteers, partners and businesses working together with F4S.
We are on a mission to empower young people and shape a sustainable future. That's why we need your help. We are actively seeking passionate volunteer speakers who can inspire and enlighten young minds about their career journeys in the field of sustainability.
Inspire the Next Generation - Sustainable Futures
Connecting Scottish Businesses with Scottish Schools
Thu, 22nd Feb 10:30 Book here