Skillsumo is an exciting new careers and employability skills resource for teachers, students and families. Produced in partnership with employers, this evolving catalogue of bitesize videos includes: inspirational career pathway interviews with young professionals and animated explainers exploring the 21st-century skills young people need to succeed.
Skillsumo contains 100+ bite-sized videos and animations. The videos are designed to ensure school and college leavers have the crucial foundational skills to ready them for the world of work.
The bite-sized videos will be added to each month across five main themes: Work Inspiration, Pathways, 21st Century Skills, FutureProof and Professional Development.
Work Inspiration: Animated interviews and profiles of young people in exciting careers.
Pathways: Informative explainer videos exploring alternative work pathways, such as apprenticeships, into key growth sectors and industries.
21st Century Skills: Explorations of important transferable skills based on the World Economic Forum’s “The Future of Jobs” reports.
FutureProof: Exciting snapshots of the changing world of work in the Fourth Industrial Revolution.
Professional Development: CEIAG professional development course content for educators.
Why Careers And Skills?
The videos align with the Gatsby Benchmarks for effective careers provision.
They can be used to:
- Support curriculum-linked learning opportunities,
- Help young people to understand the world of work, and the key 21st-century skills that are relevant for the workplace, and
- Develop a stable, well-resourced programme of careers education and guidance.
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