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Resources in categories Leading & Managing

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    Understanding the Careers Leader role

    Published by the Careers and Enterprise Company

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    And now it’s over to you… Careers leaders in schools

    BJGC article by David Andrews and Tristram Hooley on the role of the careers leader

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    Progression for Success: North Yorkshire Career Guidance Project

    20 schools each received £2745 and support from the local enterprise partnership for 15 months to try and achieve or exceed the Gatsby benchmarks.. The evaluation report shows that the impact of the project...

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    Good Career Guidance benchmarks published for young people in colleges (January 2018)

    The Gatsby Foundation has published revised benchmarks for use by colleges.

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    Careers guidance: for further education colleges and sixth-form colleges (February 2018)

    Updated guide from the DfE for further education colleges and sixth-form colleges on how to provide independent careers guidance

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    Grofar

    Tools and resources to manage the careers guidance duty in your school (subscription required)

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    Compass self-evaluation tool

    Login or create a school account on the Careers & Enterprise Company website to use the Compass and Tracker tools

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    Gatsby good practice

    The 'Be inspired' section of the Gatsby Good Practice website has case studies from the North East pilot schools

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    Careers guidance and access for education and training providers: key points for action

    Key points for action from the updated statutory guidance (January 2018)

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    Careers guidance and access for education and training providers (January 2018)

    Find out the school's legal duties and DfE expectations here. 

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    The Gatsby Benchmark Toolkit

    This toolkit for Enterprise Advisers and Enterprise Coordinators illustrates what good looks like across all eight of the Gatsby benchmarks. It includes example case studies of best practice, useful tips and resources.

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    Careers strategy: making the most of everyone’s skills and talents (December 2017)

    The DfE's long-awaited strategy for developing careers provision for children, young people and adults

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    Getting Ready for Work

    A summary of Ofsted's report (November 2016) into enterprise education, work experience, financial capability and the promotion of apprenticeships

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    Cegnet guide to evaluating your careers programme

    Practical tips for evaluating your careers programme

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    The Active Involvement of Young People in the Connexions Service: A practitioners guide

    Although the guide is mostly out-of-date, the different mechanisms for involvement (p12-28) are still useful

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    CEIAG Quality Awards in England

    Background to the current development of CEIAG Awards from the Quality in Careers Consortium

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    Essential reading for careers leaders (January 2018)

    A handy list of the most important reports, guidance and professional resources for busy careers leaders

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    CEG in Ofsted school inspections from September 2015

    Read the Cegnet briefing on how Ofsted inspects careers advice and guidance in schools

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    School policy statement for careers

    Adapt this template to draft a careers policy statement for your school

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    Mapping Careers Provision in Schools and Colleges in England

    This DfE research report (July 2015) complements the CDI Survey published earleir this year

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