Career skills for a changing world
For UK secondary schools
PSHE KS4 Living in the Wider World
- All PSHE benchmarks covered
- 11 Lessons with video
- Suitable for tutor time
PSHE KS4 LIVING IN THE WIDER WORLD
PSHE KS4 Living in the Wider World inspires students to think bigger about their future by introducing them to a framework for Futureproof Careers. The course was created by EdTech entrepreneur David Jaffa.
All benchmarks covered
11 video-based lessons
Suitable for tutor time
Certificates for students
Try out this content sample with students to determine whether PSHE KS4 Living in the Wider World is a good fit for your school. The video is called 'Financial Freedom - How to be rich in 15 minutes'.
PSHE KS4 Curriculum Guide
Download a PSHE KS4 Living the Wider World Curriculum Guide showing the lessons available and curriculum benchmarks covered.
NATIONAL TALENT AWARDS
Key features are:
- Year 12
- Supported by marquee employers
- All courseware and materials provided
- Externally moderated and accredited
- Suitable for non-specialist teacher (current staff member)
- Dial-in experts and surprise guests
- Supports the Gatsby Benchmarks
39 Lessons (90-120 mins per week)
- Character Strong
- Portable Skills
- Build Assets
- Entrepreneur Boot Camp
- Lesson Plans
- Video introductions
- Discussion questions
Dial-in experts and surprise guests
Opportunities with marquee employers students wouldn't otherwise get
NTA supports the Gatsby Benchmarks by challenging stereotypical thinking and raising aspirations. It is a selective program that takes ambitious young people, coaches them in workplace skills and opens doors to in internships and other opportunities with marquee companies they would not normally get. We help students identify and evidence their strengths, through a rigorous certification process.
CURRENTLY RECRUITING SCHOOLS
We are looking for a total of 10 schools within the following London Boroughs for a September 2021 start:
City of London
Kensington & Chelsea
By National Talent students
Monia had a unique idea for this task 'Sell Spongebob Squarepants flowerpots to a Primary School Headteacher'. She found relevant material online, wrote a script and recorded this video, all in 14 mins.
Monia Islam, Year 12, George Green's School, London Docklands
Sports website created in 40 minutes.
Miaad Gaffer, Year 12, George Green's School, London Docklands
The Futureproof Careers framework is a set of skills and character qualities that will always be needed and valued in the workplace. Futureproof Careers was developed by the and comprises three elements:
Portable skills have value across industry boundaries and enable young people play to their strengths.
Character Strong means doing the right thing and the thing that’s needed when it’s hard. For example, taking responsibility for results.
Assets are important in all sectors of the economy. Financial knowledge is a key skill for the future.
ABOUT NATIONAL TALENT
National Talent provides courses and qualifications for the career skills needed in today's changing world. Courses are offered in secondary schools, colleges and universities.
National Talent was founded in 2020 by Cambridge graduate and EdTech entrepreneur David Jaffa. David previously founded SAM Learning, an online learning tool for GCSE and KS3 used in hundreds of English secondary schools, and Penda Learning, an online Science and Math tool for US schools.
David saw first hand how technology and globalisation are changing the world of work. This led him to develop the Futureproof Careers framework, on which National Talent courses are based.
National Talent operates as a non-profit through Jaffa Foundation and aims to launch a for-profit division one day.
Rory works at Morgan Stanley and brings his skills as a certified Toastmaster to presentation skills teaching at NTA.
Maxine has a background in teaching and neuropsychology. Her book 'Emotion' is a collaboration with Mark Solms, Antonio Damasio and Oliver Sacks.
Thor has founded, bought and sold several multi-million dollar businesses and is a peak performance consultant to several multi-millionaire entrepreneurs.
Emily specialises in developing resources for PSHE, Citizenship and Careers and has ten years experience teaching in inner city schools.
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