Canon Slade School is very excited to share with you the news that our students have been invited to attend a fully funded virtual Global Social Leaders (GSL) Summer Catalyst @Home, delivered by Future Foundations and supported by the Wellington Leadership and Coaching Institute!

This opportunity is open to 11-15-year olds. We have been allocated fully funded places for our students. There is a choice of dates to participate in a one-week live leadership course delivered in the mornings and following this, participants will have access to further courses and the opportunity to take part in a global project competition which follows.

The programme dates and deadlines for registering are as follows:

  • Cohort 1 (27th-31st July) – register by Wednesday 22nd July
  • Cohort 2 (3rd-7th August) – register by Wednesday 29th July
  • Cohort 3 (10th-14th August) – register by Wednesday 5th August

The programme invites socially active and creative young people to take part in this online global leadership development programme. During the programme students will build leadership, future world of work skills and confidence. The programme creates a community where young people can share and discuss like-minded topics. Students will have healthy debates with students from other schools and learn how to launch successful projects in their community.

Future Foundations are an award-winning provider of pioneering leadership and character programmes.

To register for this fantastic opportunity, visit the programme website for more information and to register:

Following registration further information will be shared with participants and parents direct. There will also be the opportunity to attend the following live events online, led by the organisers, to ask questions:


Virtual parents evening Thursday 16th July at 18.45 (for a 19:00 start) Click to join the online event:
  Virtual assembly for students    Friday 17th July at 9am   Click to join the online event:

The virtual events will be held on Zoom, following our security and safeguarding protocols. Both the parents evening and assembly, will also be shared after the events on Future Foundations YouTube channel, for anyone who is unable to access or log into the Zoom webinar. The benefit of logging in live on Zoom, will be the opportunity to ask questions and find out more about the programme.
If you have any questions, please contact the organisers direct:
Instant chatclick here (available from 9am to 6pm, Monday to Friday).