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Annual review checklist

As a Careers Leader, you can use this revised checklist as an annual review of provision to support your planning for the following year.

  • Governors
  • Free
  • Benchmark 1
  • Careers Programme
  • Evaluation of careers programme
  • Benchmark 3
  • Key stage 3
  • Key stage 4
  • Further education and skills
  • Evaluation/impact measurement tool
  • Information booklets/sheets
  • SEND

BM1 Guide

This resource has been developed by colleagues in Liverpool City Region Careers Hub to support resource and CPD to Careers Leaders on all elements of BM1

  • Free
  • Benchmark 1
  • Careers Programme
  • Evaluation of careers programme
  • Staff training
  • Key stage 3
  • Key stage 4
  • Further education and skills
  • Information booklets/sheets
  • SEND

CDI quality assurance of career development interventions

This framework will help career development professionals to quality assure their career development interventions and determine any areas that may require development.

  • Governors
  • Free
  • Benchmark 8
  • Group careers guidance
  • One-to-one careers guidance
  • Benchmark 1
  • Careers Programme
  • Evaluation of careers programme
  • Further education and skills
  • Key stage 3
  • Key stage 4
  • Evaluation/impact measurement tool
  • Information booklets/sheets
  • Template

Careers Leader training

Transform your careers programme and develop your skills as a Careers Leader to strategically embed careers in the curriculum.

  • Benchmark 1
  • Benchmark 2
  • Benchmark 3
  • Benchmark 4
  • Benchmark 5
  • Benchmark 8
  • Benchmark 7
  • Benchmark 6
  • Staff training
  • Careers Programme
  • Evaluation of careers programme
  • Labour market information for parents/staff
  • Labour market information for students
  • Addressing stereotypes
  • Aspiration raising
  • Destinations data
  • SEND and vulnerable students
  • Internships and holiday placements
  • Job shadowing
  • Part-time work
  • School or college as a workplace
  • Work experience (1-2 week block)
  • Volunteering
  • Work experience (regular/weekly commitment)
  • Workplace visits
  • Apprenticeships events and visits
  • Higher Education events and visits
  • Further Education events and visits
  • One-to-one careers guidance
  • Group careers guidance
  • Training

Compass support prompt questions

Feel confident that your interpretation of the eight Gatsby Benchmarks aligns with that of other schools across the country by using this handy set of prompt questions.

  • Employer
  • Governors
  • Free
  • Benchmark 2
  • Benchmark 1
  • Benchmark 3
  • Benchmark 4
  • Benchmark 6
  • Benchmark 5
  • Benchmark 7
  • Benchmark 8
  • Evaluation of careers programme
  • Evaluation/impact measurement tool
  • SEND

Cornwall Hub BM1 resource

This newsletter, developed by the team at our Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Hub, includes lots of useful templates and examples to support all areas of Gatsby Benchmark 1.

  • Governors
  • Free
  • Benchmark 1
  • Careers Programme
  • Evaluation of careers programme
  • Evaluation/impact measurement tool
  • Information booklets/sheets
  • SEND

Evaluation Guide for Careers Activities and Programmes

Developed by the team in Swindon and Wiltshire Careers Hub, this resource supports Careers Leaders with approaches to feedback and effective evaluation of their careers programme. There is a longer guide for Careers Leader available along with a shorter quick reference version

  • Free
  • Benchmark 1
  • Evaluation of careers programme
  • Key stage 3
  • Key stage 4
  • Further education and skills
  • Information booklets/sheets
  • Template
  • SEND

Example evaluations

Improve your planning activity with our quality-assured example evaluation forms – designed for all stakeholders and fully editable to meet your needs.

  • Employer
  • Governors
  • Parents and Carers
  • Free
  • Benchmark 1
  • Careers Programme
  • Evaluation of careers programme
  • Benchmark 3
  • Benchmark 4
  • Benchmark 5
  • Benchmark 6
  • Key stage 3
  • Key stage 4
  • Further education and skills
  • Evaluation/impact measurement tool
  • Information booklets/sheets
  • SEND

LifeSkills created with Barclays

Access free online interactive resources, ready-made lessons and work experience opportunities – and build them into your progressive careers programme.

  • Employer
  • Parents and Carers
  • Benchmark 1
  • Careers Programme
  • Evaluation of careers programme
  • Benchmark 3
  • Aspiration raising
  • Benchmark 4
  • English embedded careers learning
  • PSHE embedded careers learning
  • Science embedded careers learning
  • Maths embedded careers learning
  • Other subject embedded careers learning
  • Further education and skills
  • Key stage 3
  • Key stage 4
  • Lesson plans
  • Presentations
  • Template
  • SEND

Online Careers Leader training

Gain a valuable introduction to the essential knowledge and skills you need to improve career guidance in your school or college, and more.

  • Benchmark 1
  • Benchmark 3
  • Benchmark 2
  • Benchmark 4
  • Benchmark 5
  • Benchmark 6
  • Benchmark 7
  • Benchmark 8
  • Group careers guidance
  • One-to-one careers guidance
  • English embedded careers learning
  • Maths embedded careers learning
  • PSHE embedded careers learning
  • Science embedded careers learning
  • Other subject embedded careers learning
  • Addressing stereotypes
  • Aspiration raising
  • Destinations data
  • SEND and vulnerable students
  • Labour market information for parents/staff
  • Labour market information for students
  • Staff training
  • Careers Programme
  • Evaluation of careers programme
  • Training

School roadmap/college roadmap

Understand the role of Careers Leader, and the support offered through our Enterprise Adviser Network, by following our roadmaps for success.

  • Free
  • Benchmark 1
  • Staff training
  • Careers Programme
  • Evaluation of careers programme
  • Key stage 3
  • Key stage 4
  • Further education and skills
  • Evaluation/impact measurement tool
  • Information booklets/sheets
  • SEND