Global Cultural Learning Programme

The UTC Global Cultural Learning Programme encompasses a range of aspects for all of our students.

Across the UTC promoting British Values is integral in many different areas both academically and beyond.

The Five core values are:

  • Democracy
  • The Rule of Law
  • Individual Liberty
  • Mutual Respect
  • Tolerance of Individuals with different faiths and beliefs

UTC Derby Pride Park Global Learning Programmes

Key Stage 3

Year 9

1 hour per week – Relationships, Sex and Education (RSE) delivered within Personal Learning

1 hour per week – Global Cultural Learning

Key Stage 4

Year 10

1 hour per week – Relationships, Sex and Education (RSE) delivered within Personal Learning

Year 11

1 hour per week – Relationships, Sex and Education (RSE) delivered within Personal Learning

All students attend tutor sessions for 30mins each day where a carousel of activities are followed weekly

Key Stage 5

30mins per week – These sessions are linked to both RSE and Careers Development

All students attend 2 tutor sessions per week where a carousel of activities is delivered linked to the RSE programme and Students Careers Development

UTC Derby Pride Park has reviewed its provision of RSE and Health Education following the government’s statutory guidance (which can be found below) and incorporates recommendations given by The PSHE association, which we review on a termly basis, to ensure we reflect the needs of our pupils at UTC Derby Pride Park.

The programme is developed alongside the three core values:

  • Core Theme 1 – Health and Well-Being
  • Core Theme 2 – Relationships
  • Core Theme 3 – Living in the Wider World

Our Careers Provision is also incorporated within aspects of both the Key Stage 4 and Key Stage 5 Programmes. More information regarding Careers can be found on our website – Students & Parents / Information / Careers Information

If you have any concerns, are an employer who would like to develop links within this area of our curriculum or would like to know more about our Global Cultural Learning Programme, please contact Miss Kerry Warburton

Link to DfE RSE and Health Education Documentation:

Skills Builder Programme

Skills Builder Partnership Logo and 8 skills icons: Listening, Speaking, Problem Solving, Creativity, Staying Positive, Aiming High, Leadership and Teamwork

As part of our wider curriculum, we are proud to be part of the Skills Builder Accelerator Programme which focusses on 8 key skills for students to develop and monitor through activities both academic and beyond. These 8 skills are:

  • Listening
  • Speaking
  • Problem Solving
  • Creativity
  • Staying Positive
  • Aiming High
  • Leadership
  • Teamwork

We link these skills to curriculum content, enrichment activities, trips and visits and encourage students to review their progress on a regular basis.

Centre of Excellence – Financial Education

YE Centre of Excellence in Financial Education Logo
We are proud to have been accepted on the Centre of Excellence – Financial Education Programme and we are working with employers and students to develop a unique programme that allows our students to become financially aware through activities in tutor time, linked to lessons and beyond.