Course provided by Future Learn

Study type: Online

Starts: Anytime

Price: Free

Overview

Help your students make more informed choices about their future

The job market has changed beyond all recognition over the last decade. On this course, you’ll learn how to better support your students as they make their way into the workplace.

You’ll explore a range of digital career tools available to help save your students’ time and make their transition into work easier, from work experience opportunities to employer engagement.

You’ll learn how to help your students understand the modern job market, and also improve your school or college’s career guidance offering so your students can make well-researched decisions about their future.

What topics will you cover?

  • How the world of work is changing and why we need to change with it
  • How digital tools will help young people to develop skills they will need in the future to succeed
  • What digital tools are available to help you, where you can access them and how to use them
  • How you can start to apply this now and make the changes that so desperately need to happen

When would you like to start?

Start straight away and learn at your own pace. If the course hasn’t started yet you’ll see the future date listed below.

  • Available now

Who is the course for?

This course is designed for teachers in schools seeking professional development in preparing students for the world of work.

This course is relevant for all teachers in schools and further education who’d like to better understand how their students enter employment.

The course will emphasise the rise in demand for STEM but be accessible and appealing to all educators.

Who developed the course?

Founders4Schools

Founders4Schools is an award-winning educational-tech charity working towards a vision where children and young people are given the best start in life, no matter their background. They connect children and young people with inspirational role models to improve their aspirations, fulfil their potential and prepare them for the rapidly changing world of work.