National Careers Week and CSW IiC

National Careers Week CIC is proud to announce that they are sponsoring a new UKCDA award –  Careers Programme/Careers Project in a Primary School.  Entries are open to all primary schools and we encourage secondary schools to collaborate with their feeder primaries to enter.  The closing date is 31st December 2018 and entry details can be found…

How can your Students benefit from Investor in Careers?

A national careers strategy and statutory guidance can be key to giving individuals and organisations a clear focus on government policies and priorities. The updated and revised statutory guidance Careers guidance and access for education and training providers January 2018 [1]  has been updated to expand on the aim set out in the strategy to make sure…

Lambeth leading the way on Quality Careers Education!

The Lambeth Career Cluster project was launched in November 2016, inspired by the Lambeth borough plan 2016 – 2021 ‘Future Lambeth’, which sets out the vision for inclusive economic growth. The commitment of schools was evident from the ready participation by 17 different institutions including three special schools and a pupil referral unit. All schools…

Assessment Tips

Identifying and linking relevant evidence to outcomes is an important aspect of your work towards achieving the Quality in Careers Standard through Investor in Careers. Using an Evidence Commentary template helps by encouraging you to include a brief rationale and context for your selected evidence. This provides useful information for an assessor as well your…

Multi Academy Trusts or Group Purchases

Are you part of a Multi Academy trust or group of schools working closely together? Investor in Careers is currently working on a pilot offering for with a MAT and are interesting in rolling this out further. This offering is available to all MATs and to those schools who are located geographically nearby, perhaps those…