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Resources in categories Leading & Managing

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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    Although the guide is mostly out-of-date, the different mechanisms for involvement (p12-28) are still useful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 co-ordinators (September 2015)

    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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    The Quality in Careers Standard

    The Quality in Careers Consortium developed the Quality in Careers Standard (QiCS) to validate England's CEIAG Quality Awards

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    16-19 work experience - top tips for organisers

    NFER top tips on how to organise work experience as part of 16-19 study programmes

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    Outstanding Directions

    Outstanding Directions is free to use and helps you to review, improve and develop a strategy for career guidance in your organisation. Click here

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    Why does employer engagement matter? A toolkit for schools and colleges

    A guide written by Kath Wright for the CDI

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    The Evidence Base on Lifelong Guidance

     Tristram Hooley has recently written a report for the European Lifelong Guidance Policy Network (ELGPN) on the benefits of career guidance aimed at policy makers

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    Health and Safety Executive (HSE) revised guidance for work experience

    The HSE has revised its guidance for work experience organisers

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    Careers Guidance and Inspiration in Colleges (March 2015)

    BIS/DfE guidance for FE and sixth-form colleges on meeting the requirement to provide independent and impartial careers guidance for young people

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    Careers Guidance in Schools and Colleges

    A practical guide for schools and colleges on commissioning careers guidance services written by David Andrews for the CDI (July 2014)

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    Essex self-assessment development plan

    A self-assessment tool developed by Essex Employability and Skills Unit to help you audit and develop your provision in relation to the national Quality in Careers Standard (QiCS)

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    Careers Guidance: Making all the difference

    Careers Guidance: Making all the difference is the CDI/Cegnet guide for governors in schools on their role in implementing the statutory duty

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    The Annual Careers Plan worksheets

    Word versions of the Cegnet/CDI annual careers plan worksheets

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    The Annual Careers Plan

    The Cegnet/CDI guide to managing your school's careers guidance strategy with the aid of an annual careers delivery plan

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