F4S News

Michaela Eschbach

27 Nov 2020 - Welcome back to the F4S Blog!

Our new home for all our news, updates and events

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1 Dec 2020 - ‘Futures4Students’ - securing the future for our young people

Founders4Schools launches a new fund to support young people on 'Giving Tuesday'

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17 Dec 2020 - 5 Simple Ways to Support F4S

As we are fast approaching Christmas, the season of goodwill and giving, we think this is the perfect time to explain the different ways you can support F4S.

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18 Jan 2021 - New Year Message from our MD

Connecting educators and business volunteers to inspire students in times of the pandemic


22 Jan 2021 - Event Invitation: Join us - Apprenticeships in the Spotlight on 9th Feb

Join us in celebrating National Apprenticeship Week on the 9th February at our free virtual career inspiration webinar.

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26 Jan 2021 - Event Invitation: Join Careers in the Spotlight on Wednesday March 3

A live virtual event in conjunction with Careers Week 2021, designed to guide young people in decisions about their future career.

28 Jan 2021 - Event Invitation: Join us - Languages in the World of Work on Wednesday 24th February

Learning a language can open up a whole new world for young people, both in terms of how they understand
and relate to the world around them and in preparing them for the workplace at a time when the job market is global.


25 Jan 2021 - Event Invitation: Apprenticeships in the Spotlight with London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham on Friday 12th February 2021

In partnership with Hammermsith and Fulham Council we are celebrating National Apprenticeship Week on 12th February- Join us at our free virtual career inspiration webinar, open to all educators and students across Hammersmith & Fulham.

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28 Jan 2021 - Event Invitation: Join us - STEM Careers in the Spotlight on Monday 8th March

Join us in celebrating British Science Week & International Women's Day on the 8th March at our free virtual career inspiration webinar for educators and secondary students.

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11 Feb 2021 - Founders4Schools Partners with World is a Village

F4S partners with EdTech company, World is a Village, to connect pupils around the world.


1 Mar 2021 - We're getting involved with National Careers Week 2021...are you?

This week is National Careers Week so from the 1st-6th March we are sharing ways you can take part.

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26 Mar 2021 - Save the date: Founders4Schools Virtual Careers Jam

Get your diaries out, markdown 8th June 2021, 10am-4pm

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1 Apr 2021 - F4S Platform Update: Our Bookable Career Inspiration Events Get a Refresh

See our new Career Education Encounter Types on the F4S Platform

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6 Apr 2021 - Event Invitation: Join us - 22nd April, Earth Day 2021, for Careers that Save the Planet

Join us on 22nd April as we celebrate Earth Day 2021. We're hosting 4 free online career inspiration webinars across the day for educators and students.

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15 Apr 2021 - Are virtual internships worth it?

We asked one of our interns, Robbie Lennie, about his experiences of remote work placements and why he thought they would benefit his future career.

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14 May 2021 - How to choose the right work experience for you

We asked one of our interns, Annie Lennam, for what she looks out for when deciding which type of work experience will benefit her future career.

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17 May 2021 - Announcing: Futures4Students Virtual Careers Jam with F4S, in partnership with Innovate UK and Hitachi ABB Powergrids

On 8 June, Founders4Schools (F4S) will be running a free, online careers fair - the Futures4Students Virtual Careers Jam, aimed at supporting 16-24 year olds in their career choices with knowledge and insight into our ever changing world of work.


24 Apr 2022 - Aged 11-30? Have your say and change the UK. For good

Can you support? The Youth Voice Census is looking for young people to share how they feel about issues related to education, employment, training, work and where they live.


10 May 2022 - Global Sustainability Awards 2022 - now open for applications!

Is your school working to make the world a better place? Take part in this international competition to get recognition for how school, students or staff are helping build a more sustainable future.

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26 May 2022 - Use Awareness Days to enrich your careers education activities

Discover dates for your diary that you can use to plan your career education activities around.

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26 Sep 2022 - Would you be in interested in joining an Advisory Group focusing on careers in sustainability?

We are seeking someone with a passion for sustainability who is a senior leader in an early careers team and from a diverse background to become a member of the Sustainable Futures Advisory Group.

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17 Nov 2022 - Launching Sustainable Futures - CPD Training Programme for educators on sustainability 🌱

Developed in partnership with WWF and Villiers Park Education Trust, we are proud to launch Sustainable Futures including a series of events for teachers.

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27 Mar 2023 - F4S and The Ogden Trust put 'Physics in the Spotlight' again

F4S partnered with The Ogden Trust again this year to celebrate British Science Week with a series of career inspiration talks focused on physics.

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1 Jun 2023 - A big thank you to all our inspiring role models in Volunteers’ Week 2023

Founders4Schools is marking Volunteers’ Week 2023 by celebrating our inspiring role models who share their career stories with young people to help prepare them in making decisions about their future career paths.

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7 Sep 2023 - Scottish Careers Week is back!

Save the date for Scottish Careers Week as the annual campaign returns from 13-17 November 2023.


9 Oct 2023 - Join Us in Celebrating Role Model Week 2023!

Every October we celebrate the importance of Role Models in helping young people achieve future success. This year Role Model Week takes place between the 9 - 13 October.


8 Nov 2023 - Celebrating Our Story: Maths4Girls Spotlighted in The Independent!

Exciting News! We're thrilled to share an insightful article about Maths4Girls featured in The Independent.

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