10 November 2022

NAHT and Primary Futures

10 November 2022

Dear NAHT Member, Welcome to the Primary Futures landing page designed specifically for you! We hope this page gives you a little more background about Primary Futures and the strong links with NAHT. Primary Futures was launched officially in 2014 as a partnership between the Education and Employers charity and NAHT after pilot activity across […]

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9 November 2022

Webinars for primary teachers

9 November 2022

Our webinars provide a short, easy way to find out more about how to use Primary Futures, with a live demo and the chance to ask questions.  Upcoming sessions Introduction to Primary Futures Learn how to use your Primary Futures account to embed career-related learning into your curriculum and connect with volunteers from the world […]

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27 July 2021

Carr Lodge Academy

27 July 2021

“Our children sat with awe and wonder and really enjoyed the session.” Tell us a little bit about your school. Carr Lodge is a large primary school in Doncaster, located on a new housing development. The school was built in 2015 and since then, we have grown in numbers and will be a full two […]

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9 February 2021

Exploring Antarctica virtually at St Breward Primary School

9 February 2021

St Breward Primary is a small school in rural North Cornwall with fewer than 50 pupils. The school organised a live virtual session to support their ‘polar regions’ curriculum topic and invited Inspiring the Future volunteer Kim Crosbie to discuss her job at the Antarctica Heritage Trust. Kim engaged her young ‘polar explorers’ in an […]

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17 December 2020

Steph, Volunteer

17 December 2020

“I am hoping that more young women can relate themselves to a line of work now they’ve seen a woman doing a stereotypically male job. And helping people understand what aircraft engineers do – as it’s probably one of the more unknown jobs within the aviation industry.”  What activity did you participate in? Most recently I took part in an Inspiring Aviation careers chat with Oaks Park High School. It was an aviation sector specific event with over 60 students from years 9. The session took […]

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13 October 2020

Roe Green Junior School

13 October 2020

“It is an invaluable resource when organising an event. The massive range of contacts available is what helps make something like this such a success.” Can you tell us a little bit about your school? What is your approach to career related learning? We are a four-form entry Junior school in a diverse, multicultural part […]

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13 October 2020

Armaan and Aoife, pupils

13 October 2020

“I think I am going to get somewhere in life. I am not a bad student and I put effort into my studies. I think I could get one of the jobs I want.” What would you like to be when you’re older and why? Armaan: A surgeon or a lawyer. A surgeon because I like […]

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13 October 2020

Primary Futures in action

13 October 2020

Our Primary Futures community is keen to share their stories and top tips. Discover how volunteers, schools, partners and pupils have engaged with our programmes and the impact they have made together.

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21 September 2020

Tam, pupil

21 September 2020

“Meeting the volunteers has given me courage to know that I can make lots of things. I have also found out about lots more jobs.” What Primary Futures activity have you taken part in? I’ve been to the careers events at school.  What was the best part of the activities?  That we can go into […]

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21 September 2020

Kingswood Primary Academy

21 September 2020

“We have been able to introduce our children to a variety of, and increase exposure to, a wider range of roles and careers than if we had tried to do this by ourselves.” Tell us a little bit about your school. Kingswood Primary Academy caters for pupils from Corby (largely from the Kingswood estate) and […]

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