Additional training & development

Sections
Further reading for Careers Leaders
Meaningful learning experiences

OpenLearning

A free six-step CPD toolkit that enables you to bring classroom learning to life in partnership with employers. It will help you achieve Gatsby Benchmark 4, as well as contributing to school improvement. 

Developing yourself: training and events

Career Development Institute (CDI)

Keep your knowledge and skills up-to-date and constantly learn new ways of working with this well-developed annual programme of training and CPD opportunities – open to members and non-members alike.

CPD courses

TES Institute

A range of high quality CPD courses designed for teachers and schools who are looking for better ways to engage with their students – including embedding employability skills in the curriculum and SEND.

Mapper: Navigating digital career tools

FutureLearn

Support your students' transition into work, understand the careers they'll be entering and give them the best chance of success. Join this free online course from FutureLearn and broaden your careers knowledge.

Good career guidance

Gatsby Foundation

Learn more about the benchmarks that are now part of the government's careers strategy for schools and colleges. This website contains reading material around the Gatsby Benchmarks and supports development in this area.

Careermag

Careermap

A high quality careers magazine that connects students, graduates, their parents and educators to career support and guidance. Careermag is all about helping young people unlock their full potential by sharing insights into employment.