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Our flexible lesson plans are designed to enable you to help your young people develop the skills they need to succeed in their future careers.
Join over 50,000 other educators on LifeSkills
LifeSkills, created with Barclays is a curriculum-linked programme developed with teachers to help improve the skills and employability of young people in the UK. All completely free and immediately accessible. LifeSkills can also support you with the new Careers Strategy.
21st century skills
Find out more about the 21st century skills young people need to be better prepared for the future workplace. Start by watching our films featuring listening and problem solving.
Apply for a LifeSkills Award and shout about your institution’s commitment to delivering top employability teaching through LifeSkills.
Invite young people to become LifeSkills Champions and provide them with an exciting and unique opportunity to help them stand out from the crowd.
Organise work experience for your students
Search for valuable work experience and arrange placements direct with businesses near you.
Articles for you from our educators' blog
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Discover how you can develop financially capable young people.
Six ways to teach creativity & supercharge students’ future
Roisin Ellison from the RSA highlights six ways you can build creativity into your employability
Resources for educators
LifeSkills created with Barclays helps young people and adult learners to develop the skills they need to succeed in the world of work.
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