Global Citizenship

Making a positive impact to society and helping others are not only central to our College values, they stem from our foundation, they are a key element of the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Scheme, and form part of the IB Diploma.

At Wellington College, we see character development as an essential part of the education we provide. The Global Citizenship Team helps students to understand their role in the world, to aid their transition to empowered engaged social change-makers who will have a positive impact in society. 

All students will participate in a variety of experiences throughout their time at Wellington and will develop an inclusive approach to social and environmental issues both at home and globally.  The regular programme takes place on Wednesday afternoons and is split into a number of areas: