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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Inform young people and their parents about the options available after GCSE level learning with these visually engaging guides – developed by the Department for Education.
Help more of your students progress into the UK’s most competitive universities by using these free CPD resources, developed by the Russell Group.
Help students understand the range of opportunities available to them through Higher Education – and inspire them to continue learning at this level.
Support students when it comes to finding the right university, and help them prepare for what’s ahead, with this targeted programme and free suite of resources.
Access and assign these short tutorial courses to promote intellectual curiosity through exposure to academic research – and start building the skills needed for university.
Give students a clear insight into what university life might look like before they narrow down their choices at key stage 5, with these immersive virtual tours.
Support the students who are considering university with this comprehensive directory of online and on-campus university events.