When I Grow Up

Could giving primary school children jobs that they'd never usually dream of change how they see their futures? In a dramatic social experiment, designed with leading experts in social mobility, three company bosses have taken an extraordinary leap of faith: to allow a group of seven- to nine-year-old children to join their business for a week, opening their eyes to careers that some of them never knew existed.

Show Info

Network: United Kingdom Channel 4 (2019 - now)
Schedule: Thursdays at 20:00 (60 min)
Status: Running
Show Type: Documentary
Episodes ordered: 3 episodes

Official site: www.channel4.com

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Episode 1x03; May 16, 2019

In this episode, six children work for a week at the head office of Hunters estate agents in York. The children's responsibilities include running the Harrogate branch for an afternoon, marketing two new properties, running an open house and negotiat

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
1x03: HuntersMay 16, 2019
1x02: Montezuma'sMay 9, 2019
1x01: Hello!May 2, 2019
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