The Careers Leader needs to be someone who can:
- Take responsibility for continuous improvement of the strategic careers plan and the progressive careers programme, which should be planned and implemented to ensure positive outcomes for young people
- Coordinate and manage the various elements of the careers programme informed by a strategic careers plan aligned to school, special school or college priorities
- Liaise with external partners, such as employers, learning providers and career guidance services
- Pay careful attention to feedback from all stakeholders and to the destinations of pupils
Developed with you in mind, we’ve made it easy to quickly find the trusted, high quality resources you need to make a difference. We’ve identified, and regularly update, key resources that can directly support you as you plan, implement and measure the impact of your strategic careers plan and progressive careers programme and as you work towards achieving the Gatsby Benchmarks.
Careers Leader resources
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Enhance the curriculum and provide real-world examples of how specific subjects and skills are vital for future employment.
Bring your lessons to life and highlight the specific subjects and skills that are vital for future employment.
Access free online interactive resources, ready-made lessons and work experience opportunities – and build them into your progressive careers programme.
Make exploring the world of work more engaging via gamification. Panjango Online is designed to demonstrate the importance of education in a fun way.
Engage the imagination and offer a fun and exciting way to learn about the future world of work with this much-loved game format.
Access a wealth of free, relevant and inspirational careers advice via Skillsumo – the site is packed with engaging bite-size videos and animations.
The Panjango Game is a fast-moving board game that explores the world of work in a fun way – developing key skills such as teamworking and problem solving.
Watch two exciting new WOW Show programmes about careers in the NHS – designed for home schooling and beyond.