Cathy O’DonnellNorth West

Job Title: Careers Adviser & Team Leader at One Education Careers

Cathy has 18 years experience as a professional careers adviser in the north of England. Her role has enabled her to work with young people in a variety of schools and community settings, inspiring and motivating them to believe in themselves, to be the best they can be and to have high aspirations.

Encouraging high achievement has been a focus of Cathy’s work and she passionately believes inspirational and aspirational CEIAG is an essential component in supporting successful transitions into adult life for all young people.

Since joining One Education in May 2013, Cathy has developed the careers offer to schools and led a vibrant and supportive careers co-ordinator network. The team comprises highly experienced and enthusiastic careers advisers who are all committed to the ideals, principles and importance of high quality CEIAG.

Cathy and the One Education Careers team are very excited about their role as NCW16 ambassadors for the North West. Young people need to experience innovative and exciting careers work and the events taking place during NCW15 are an ideal opportunity to showcase this. We are looking forward to working with and supporting schools who are committed to the value of inspirational CEIAG and place it at the heart of their work.

Jill Ellis C&K Careers