These live sessions, which will be held online for teacher-led delivery in the classroom are available for all secondary school students FREE OF CHARGE throughout the summer term and are aimed at developing positive mindsets and improving young people’s presentation skills.
Delivered by staff from Natwest and The Dream Bigger team, the programmes are a fantastic way to develop the Enterprise and Employability skills of young people as well as providing the important Employer Encounters outlined in the National Careers Strategy.
Commenting on the partnership The Inspirational Learning Group’s Co Founder Ben Dyer said:
‘We are delighted to be working Natwest and Dream Bigger on this exciting programme to inspire young people throughout the summer term. Natwest have already set a fantastic challenge for our National Enterprise Challenge programme and these additional sessions will help enhance these important skills even further’
Andrew Harrison, Head of Business Banking and Entrepreneurship at NatWest says:
“NatWest is committed to supporting entrepreneurship across the UK. We know that entrepreneurs and small businesses are the lifeblood of the UK economy, and through our programmes such as the National Enterprise Challenge and Dream Bigger, we’re aiming to inspire and encourage the next generation to develop awareness of entrepreneurship as a future career option, increase their confidence and resilience, and prepare for the world of work. After a particularly challenging year for young people, we’re looking forward to seeing the teams compete to become National Enterprise Challenge Champions 2021 in July, and wish everyone taking part the very best of luck.”