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Using the teacher resources

Download our teacher guide for an overview of our ready-made lesson plans and how to introduce meaningful career-related learning to your pupils.
This includes:

  • how to integrate resources into schemes of work
  • how the competition can help schools work towards Gatsby benchmarks
  • the learning journey
  • how to enter the competition

Download KS3 teacher guide

Download the resources

The teacher resources are made up of four parts. The finale is an exciting competition to showcase learning about future NHS careers where your students could win Amazon vouchers and a trip for the class.

The resources provide a progressive framework for learning but you won’t need to work through all the materials for your pupils to benefit. It's designed to be flexible so you can create a programme to suit you and your pupils. There are a number of other resources that you can use, including a differentiation delivery planning grid.

All the teacher resources can be downloaded as a Zip file here

Download all competition resources

Introduce the competition

Step 1: The research phase

All of these materials will help students in the research phase of the project. You can use this website including the:

Step 2: The job description

In this phase, students produce a job description for their chosen role that demonstrates their understanding of what the role involves. Have a look at the:

Step 3: The job advertisement

This bit of the competition requires students to come up with a fun, lively and creative advertisement to tell other young people about their chosen role. To help, there's:

Step 4: Send us your entry

See what needs to be sent in with the entry or entries:

Supporting resources

We also have resources to differentiate the learning for all pupils and celebrate student participation.

Enter the competition

For details of the competition (and the prizes!) check out our competition page.
Good luck!

View competition page