Green Skills Campaign Eco-Schools Action

Eco-Schools, Keep Britain Tidy

Available Between
1
Jun
2021
2
Jun
2021

Do you want to develop the skills needed to lead environmental change?

Do you want to help your school achieve a global award for environmental action?

Do you think young people deserve to have a say in how the planet they live on should be protected?

Yes, then you need to join our Eco-Schools training! Using our `Seven Steps` over two half days we will show you how to introduce, manage and promote eco-action in your school and local community in order to achieve our Eco-Schools Green Flag award.

Join a network of 19.5 million students from 67 countries to make your eco-actions count on a global scale.

You need to attend on both of the dates from 9.00 - 12.00am 1st and 2nd June 2021. Open to all students in the UK, NI, Scotland and Wales.

Placement Notes

We particularly welcome young people with higher needs who attend state schools in England to join this course. Those who attend do not need to have any experience of taking part in environmental action or be studying Geography/ Science. We do however ask those who take part have a drive and determination to save the planet for future generations!

Skills/Experiences You Will Gain:

Decision Making
Public Speaking
Event planning
Communication Skills
Goal setting
Interpersonal skills
Leadership
Giving presentations
Team work
Project work

Great For Students Who Are:

Team Player
Responsible
Determined
Creative
Sociable
Enthusiastic

Candidate Questions

Below are a number of questions which you will need to answer to apply for this opportunity.
1
Why do you think young people should lead environmental action?

2
Tell me about a time you achieved something you didn’t think you could.

3
If you could go anywhere in the world, where would it be and why?