Speakers for Schools – Live Broadcasts

Start date: November 1, 2021
End date: November 9, 2021
Careers | Sixth Form

Live broadcasts resume on the week commencing 1st November. Here is the live broadcast schedule.

Live broadcasts are a great way for students to hear directly from leading figures from a range of industries, and have the opportunity to ask questions via a moderated Q&A. Please feel free to share with your staff and students! Please note that you have to register your students in advance.

WEEK COMMENCING 1st NOVEMBER

DATE SPEAKER INFO
Tues 2nd November 10-10:45am Work/Life Broadcast: Alex Holmes, Deputy CEO, The Diana Award

 

For KS4-5/S4-6

We are delighted to be hosting our first Work/Life Campaign Broadcast with Alex Holmes, Deputy CEO, The Diana Award. Alex will be speaking about his journey turning the pain of bullying into a passion and purpose, the impact of bullying on a person’s mental health, how to ensure your school is bully-free and how to help a friend who is being bullied.

 

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Wed 3rd November 10-10:45am Work/Life Broadcast: A conversation about wellbeing with Baroness Mary Goudie, Life Peer and Campaigner, House of Lords and Dr Jennifer Dixon, CEO, The Health Foundation

 

For KS4-5/S4-6

We are delighted to be joined by Baroness Mary Goudie, Life Peer and Campaigner, House of Lords & Dr Jennifer Dixon, CEO, The Health Foundation who will be speaking about the work that they do to support people’s wellbeing. They are both looking forward to answering your questions.

 

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Upcoming talks

DATE SPEAKER INFO
Tues 9th November 10-10:45am Work/Life Broadcast: Phoebe Barter, Group Brand Management Director, Barclays and Barclaycard

 

For KS3-5/S1-6

We are looking forward to hosting a Work/Life Campaign Broadcast with Phoebe Barter, Group Brand Management Director, Barclays and Barclaycard. As a full-time working mum in the city, maintaining a work/life balance is really important to Phoebe. During this broadcast, you will learn about importance of perseverance and Phoebe’s tips on how to maintain a good work/life balance at school.

 

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Tues 9th November 2-2:45pm Careers in the tech industry with Lady Nicola Mendelsohn, Vice President for EMEA, Facebook

 

For KS4-5/S4-6

Did you enjoy our Predict 21′ Campaign Broadcasts? Do you want to learn even more about working in the tech industry? We are excited to be joined by Lady Nicola Mendelsohn, Vice President for EMEA, Facebook!

 

Lady Mendelsohn will be speaking about what excites her most about her career and will be reflecting on the rapid changes taking place in technology and the changing job market.

 

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National Teen Book Club

  • Our five-week National Teen Book Club programme begins on November 10th, 3-30-4.30pm, and gives students the opportunity to:
    • Meet the UK’s top writers and illustrators, including Candice Carty-Williams (winner of the British Book Awards Book of the Year 2020 for Queenie).
    • Become a published author themselves ­– and win masterclasses from top writers and literary agents.
    • Engage in activities and conversations online with students from across the UK, related to the book we’ll read together.

HOW TO JOIN THE LIVE BROADCASTS

LIVE BROADCASTS LIBRARY & MORE

From all of us at Speakers for Schools, we hope you and your students enjoy the live broadcasts programme!

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