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TOGETHER WE CREATE THE FUTURE  EXPLORE | PLAN | BECOME

Students

We equip students to explore, plan and become their futures through providing activities, information advice and guidance that enable them to build the skills that they need to succeed.

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Parents & Carers

We advise parents and carers on higher education, and how they can help their young person to explore, plan and become their future.

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School Staff

We support school staff to run activities that enable their students to explore, plan and become their futures. Our activities are designed to make it easier for schools to achieve the Gatsby Benchmarks.

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Work experience & outreach opportunities

Inspiration & ideas

Explore your Future webinar series

The Explore your Future series gives you all the information, advice and help you need to plan and prepare for your next steps. Each week a different topic is covered and you’re welcome to join for as many sessions as you like. The webinars last for 45 minutes, and include a short presentation and a live Q&A, making sure you have lots of time to ask questions if you want to. All the webinars in this series are suitable for students in years 12 and 13, as well as parents/carers and teachers/advisers. It’s completely free to register.

Work experience

IGD’s Virtual Work Experience Programme

The food and grocery industry is growing, with jobs to suit everyone. This fast-paced and diverse industry, has opportunities for all qualification levels, including in-demand STEM skills within Science, Technology, Engineering and Analytics. Join IGD's virtual work experience week to gain skills and experience to add to your CV, and expand your network, by interacting with industry professionals. Throughout the week you'll have the opportunity to ~ Listen: Gain insights from leaders of big brand and retailers, Engage: Ask questions and find out how to get ahead in your career, Create: Take part in projects and pitch your ideas to senior leaders.

Inspiration & ideas

Fully-funded youth programme – just launched: “GROW”

A fully-funded programme for 18-29 year olds in Bristol. This year (October 2021 - May 2022) Change In Nature are offering an inspirational and immersive seven month learning journey for young people who are looking to do something different. You will join an amazing cohort from a diverse range of backgrounds to explore the next step you want to take in your life and grow into how you want to show up in the world. You will come away with: • Tools, techniques, knowledge, skills, support and confidence to grow. • The experience of creating a real life project you are passionate about. • A trusted community that can provide valuable on-going support. • Enhanced communication skills. • New and creative ways of participating in our ever changing world. • Increased resilience, wellbeing and capacity to meet challenges.

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To get in touch, please use the form below or contact us on future.quest@uwe.ac.uk

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