Mumbai: KidZania, the world’s fastest growing edutainment brand widens its umbrella by announcing a significant partnership with Birla Sun Life Insurance (BSLI), India‘s premier life insurance company, for the Employment Centre establishment in the soon to open KidZania facility at R City Mall, Mumbai.
KidZania offers a highly realistic environment, totally adapted to the scale of children, with a variety of activities to suit every interest: doctor, fireman, policeman, constructor, and more than 60 other roles. The facility contains various establishments with specific role-playing activities which kids can take up in the form of jobs.
The Birla Sun Life Insurance Employment Centre establishment provides career development guidance and assistance to kids looking for role-playing opportunities at KidZania. Zupervisors will help the children identify their aptitude and also help make their first résumé based on their passion and interests to identify activities for them. The centre will also encourage curiosity as it allows kids to understand better the 60+ activities available for them to experience. This exercise helps kids in their cognitive development by focusing their attention and thinking in their activity.
Every kid who fills out a profile and creates a résumé will be provided with a printed copy of their résumé to take home with them.
At the end of an entire experience at KidZania - kids also get handed a Report Card that showcases all the activities that they have partaken at KidZania. Through the exercise of the résumé and the report card the Birla Sun Life Insurance Employment Centre also acts as a facilitator for parents to discover, understand and eventually support their child‘s true passion.
Mr. Sanjeev Kumar, Director and CEO, KidZania India, "The association with Birla Sun Life Insurance is instrumental as it is in tandem with our philosophy of empowering kids to discover and fulfill their true potential. We at KidZania facilitate that belief and provide the platform for kids through interesting activities to identify their passions and interests just like adults identify their career options. KidZania gives them access to a powerful yet inspiring experience, to identify their tomorrow.”
Speaking on the occasion, Ajay Kakar Chief Marketing Officer, Financial Services Aditya Birla Group, said, "At Birla Sun Life Insurance we recognize that the children, today, have many career options to choose from and so it becomes difficult for them to recognize their real passion. KidZania gives the children an opportunity to explore and experience many a career options, in a fun way. We support this platform because it helps the children and parents recognize their real passion and talent.”