Skills and CEIAG are the ladders for which young people need to climb

Earlier today Skills Builder Partnership released the ‘Better Prepared: Essential skills and employment outcomes for young people’ research. The results are timely, hard-hitting and require immediate attention and action from all.

We know what we need and it’s you!

Since we launched just over a month ago, we’ve shared lots ideas covering a range of areas; Careers Ambassadors, potential NEET students and Careers intervention tracking, to name but a few. We know that these are important elements of your provision and we will continue to share what we know to be important. This is a network designed to support your work but we’re calving out space to celebrate your work as well.

Engaging potential NEET students: a project based approach

We all know that reaching every student is something that can be very challenging. Ensuring that all students have a destination post-16 or 18 is one of the real tangible accountability measures that a Careers Leader/School has. Everyone aims for a zero NEET figure but not everyone is able to achieve it.

Careers Leadership at the Chalkface: a survey of Careers Educators

There has never been a more challenging time for students in our schools. Now more than ever young people need and deserve an outstanding Careers Education. We need to here what Careers leadership looks like from your perspective.

National Apprenticeship Week 2021 – Social Media Highlights

We thought it would be nice to provide a space to highlight some of the amazing activities taking place this week. Considering the extremely difficult circumstances that schools and colleges are facing, #NAW2021 has been a storming success. Does your school or college feature?

Incorporating all Stakeholders in your Careers Ambassador Plans

Being a Careers Leader may be your role but leading careers is everyone’s responsibility. How can you expand the Careers Ambassador function to incorporate key stakeholders to make truly inclusive?

Whether they are called Ambassadors or Champions, the role they play is vital

In this first of our two part series on ambassadors or champions, we discuss the vital role curriculum area advocates have in any school or college Careers programme. Here we discuss how you can bring colleagues on board and help them embed your Careers programme into every facet of school life.