November 17, 2014

We are recruiting a Treasurer and Company Secretary

November 17, 2014

  Our charity Education and Employers is seeking a Treasurer and Company Secretary to oversee the provision of finance, company secretarial, and other corporate services, ensuring that all statutory obligations are met. It is a part-time role, approximately 1 – 2 days per month. To express interest in the post, please email a covering letter […]

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November 12, 2014

Inspiring Women in Fashion with Vogue

November 12, 2014

Today the Editor of British Vogue magazine, Alexandra Shulman and Miriam González Durántez, Partner at law firm Dechert LLP and wife of the Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg, took part in an Inspiring Women campaign ‘career speed networking’ with 22 other successful women and 120 girls at St Saviour’s & St Olave’s School, New Kent […]

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November 10, 2014

Subject Teacher Guides published

November 10, 2014

Inspiring the Future has today published Subject Teacher Guides to help teachers find relevant volunteers easily. The guides were written by subject teachers who have used Inspiring the Future and it explains how the system works clearly and concisely. Examples include; English, Maths – KS4, Science – KS3, Modern Foreign Languages – KS3 and KS4, Citizenship – […]

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November 6, 2014

‘Think, Act, Report’ urges organisations to tackle the gender pay gap

November 6, 2014

The Government Equalities Office has published ‘Think, Act, Report’ and is urging organisations both large and small to sign-up here to tackle the gender pay gap: https://www.gov.uk/think-act-report The press release and report can be found here: https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/government-equalities-office and also the new Everywomen booklet on the gender pay gap is here.      

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October 15, 2014

Primary Futures launches nationally

October 15, 2014

A big ‘thank you’ to everyone who has supported the national launch of Primary Futures, in partnership with the National Association of Headteachers, this week. This launch coincides with our Education and Employers Taskforce charity’s 5th birthday and also, more importantly, messages from teachers to our Inspiring the Future volunteers asking them to visit their […]

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October 13, 2014

Inspiring the Future launches on the Isle of Man

October 13, 2014

Inspiring the Future launched today on the Isle of Man with a ‘career speed dating’ event at Ramsey Grammar School, giving the Year 9 pupils access to a wide array of local employers. This free initiative for state schools has proved highly successful in the rest of the UK. Read the Isle of Man ITF […]

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October 7, 2014

Inspiring Women in Scotland launches

October 7, 2014

On 6 October 2014, New College Lanarkshire hosted the Inspiring Women in Scotland launch event. Ten senior women from government, public and private sectors, and the arts took part in a speed career-networking event talking directly with 100 young girls about their experiences, their job and how they got there. The high profile ‘career speed […]

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October 3, 2014

Primary Futures and NAHT teacher’s survey now ‘live’

October 3, 2014

What do primary teachers think about connecting classroom learning with later life? Tell us!  @PrimaryFutures are doing a national survey in partnership with @NAHT We welcome responses from teachers, please take 2 minutes to fill it in here: www.surveymonkey.com/s/VHFDYSD.

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September 19, 2014

Inspiring the Future partners with The Languages Show Live

September 19, 2014

As part of our Inspiring Languages campaign, Education and Employers Taskforce and Inspiring the Future have joined up with the Languages Show Live. Inspiring the Future will be exhibiting at Language Show Live at London’s Olympia Central 17-19 October. We will be speaking to visitors about our Inspiring Languages campaign and how volunteers can help […]

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September 5, 2014

Is primary science missing out?

September 5, 2014

The Wellcome Trust  ( @wellcometrust ) has published a report about the state of primary science in the UK. The report makes a series of key recommendations for reviving primary science – including that all primary schools should have access to science leaders with expertise in primary science. Free national programme for state schools-  Inspiring […]

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