In the wake of our first ever careers event for teachers and advisors – the BAFTA Creative Careers Showcase – and following the launch of our new online Careers Quiz, it’s worth asking why BAFTA feels the need to create such events and resources.
Surely the UK – a global creative powerhouse – must have young home-grown talent beating a path to the door of its dynamic film, games and television industries?
Unfortunately, that’s not the end of the story.
Our 2012 Careers Pathway Survey discovered that more than half (57 per cent) of young people have at one time considered working in the film, games or television industries. Yet, each year, thousands relinquish that dream because of inadequate advice and perceived hurdles.
Register now, read forever
Thank you for visiting SecEd and reading some of our content for professionals in secondary education. Register now for free to get unlimited access to all content.
Unlimited access to news, best practice articles and podcast
New content and e-bulletins delivered straight to your inbox every Monday and Thursday
Already have an account? Sign in here