Inspiring the Future is the flagship service of the Education and Employers charity. They connect workplace volunteers with schools and colleges to broaden children and young people’s horizons, raise their aspirations and increase their motivation to learn.
Sign up to their free self-service national network to invite volunteers from different jobs, sectors and career routes to visit your school or college, in-person or virtually. Your FREE account will also give you access to plan live employer encounters, pre-recorded sessions, video resources, practical guides and more!
There is also a small, friendly team available to help…
- 0207 566 4880
- Book a short planning call via their online calendar
- Or join one of their webinars listed below to find out how to get started or for specialist topics such as how to use your Inspiring the Future account to successfully meet Gatsby Benchmarks
Introduction to Inspiring the Future
A short webinar to show you how to make the most of your free Inspiring the Future account to connect with volunteers from the world of work to support your careers curriculum or bring learning to life, in particular Gatsby Benchmarks 3-7.
How to meet Gatsby Benchmark 4
Find out how you can use Inspiring the Future volunteers to embed careers in the curriculum and encourage subject teachers to include short careers insight talks into lessons. We will cover best practise examples, a platform demonstration to search and invite target volunteers and time for open Q&A.
Preparing for National Careers Week
Find out how you can use Inspiring the Future to support your NCW encounters. Hear about best practice case studies and a platform demonstration to help you plan ahead and deliver a successful careers programme. We recommend 4-6 weeks lead in time to invite volunteers so get help creating your platform activities now.