An innovative project to embrace career education and skills development for primary pupils has been developed by Highlands Council. Lochadril Primary School, Inverness, in conjunction with Skills Development Scotland, the charity Barnardo’s, and a number of industry partners have created a far reaching programme to engage young learners in considering their future career pathways. The fourteen week project amongst others aims to develop in learners an awareness for skills required to work in different industries, of job opportunities available in local economy and allowing them to experiences of job roles in a variety of industries.
If you want to find out more about this project, its planning implementation and impact the following resources have been made available by Highland Council:
Live Glow Meet with James Cook, who developed and compiled this resource: Thursday, 4 December, 4pm.