For Schools & Colleges
Here are some useful free resources about education providers and employers working together to help young people.
Activity Checklist for Schools & Colleges
We have put together a checklist for you to make planning an Inspiring the Future activity at your school as simple as possible. This is split into two sections In Advance and On the Day.
Easy steps guides to hosting Inspiring the Future activities
These practical easy steps guides give advice and tips on hosting Inspiring the Future and Inspiring Women activities in your school.
How to run your ‘Career Speed Networking’ activity
This short guide gives teachers step by step advice and ideas on how to plan and run a career speed networking session.
Please download the guide.
Download our example questions for pupils
Inspiring The Future - School Presentation
This short practical guide gives teaching staff creative ideas for how to use Inspiring the Future.
Further resources related to secondary school students
How to use volunteers in a Primary Schools
This short guide has been developed by primary school teachers to help other primary school teachers and staff think about new ways to use employee volunteers in the classroom and gives tips and suggestions on how to use volunteers to enrich the primary curriculum
Please download the guide here: Curriculum resources
Inspiring the Future easy steps activities booklet
This short booklet gives teachers advice and ideas for how to use Inspiring the Future volunteers and organise activities for students in their school or college.
ITF Step by step guides
Subject Teacher Guides
Inspiring the Future has created Subject Teacher Guides to help teachers find local volunteers easily. They have been written by subject teachers who have used Inspiring the Future and explain how the system works on a practical level.
Inspiring the Future Subject Teacher Guide
Inspiring the Future Inspiring the Future Subject schemes of work
For Employers and Volunteers
Employer Presentation – this short guide helps HR managers, CSR managers and line managers encourage employees to volunteer and prove the business case to the Board.
‘Top tips for volunteers’ registering with Inspiring the Future. Read this one-pager to ensure that you get the maximum number of invitations from schools and colleges.
Primary Futures volunteer guidance and advice
Top tips and guidance for Primary Futures volunteers visiting local primary schools.
Mock Interviews & CV Workshops
Inspiring the Future Australia offers Mock Interviews and CV Workshops with pupils in schools and colleges as an option for all volunteers.
Meet two human resource professionals giving their tips and advice on these options.
Tips for delivering an Inspiring the Future workshop
Neil Morrison, Group HR Director at Random House:
Why should you volunteer via Inspiring the Future?
Alan MacKinnon, Director