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What you need to know for OFSTED

In January 2019, Ofsted opened a consultation to collect views on the prospective changes to the Common Inspection Framework to be implemented from September 2019, so we wrote a quick guide. Click the image to download your copy.


NCW 2019 Highlights Magazine

Our 2019 Highlights magazine showcases the wide range of exciting things that went on during National Careers Week this year. It covers everything from the incredible launch day at the House of Commons, and all the excitement throughout the rest of the week. Click the image to download your copy.


NCW 2019 Guide To Getting Involved

Have a look at our brand new NCW 2019 pre-mag. It’s interactive and everything so click away. Advance warning, it is about 20 MB so might take a minute to download.


NCW 2019 Pupil Profile Booklet

To celebrate the launch of our new website, we have created our brand new student profile booklet to help engage your students with key employability messages regarding the importance of punctuality, attendance, behaviour and target setting. This booklet is ideal to use during tutor time over the course of the year to ensure students focus on forming good habits that will serve them well in the future.


NCW 2019 Governors Handbook

The Governors of any school, college or academy are legally responsible for, amongst many other things, ensuring that the organisation carries out its duties with regard to delivering Careers Education, Information, Advice and Guidance (CEIAG) to all pupils from the age of 11-19. Find out more about your role here.


NCW 2018 Case Studies

We are proud to present to you 16 of the best case studies showing the impact NCW has in schools and colleges around the country. Many thanks to all the organisations that took part.


NCW 2018 Careers Ed Booklet

Last year our guide to successful careers education in schools was hugely popular, having been downloaded almost 2000 times. However, big changes have come since in the form of the Gatsby Benchmarks, and we are proud to publish our 2018 edition, fully updated and revised in light of the changes. Click the image to download your copy.

The Gatsby Benchmarks

  • 1 A stable careers programme
  • 2 Learning from career and labour market information
  • 3 Addressing the needs of each pupil
  • 4 Linking curriculum learning to careers
  • 5 Encounters with employers and employees
  • 6 Experiences of workplaces
  • 7 Encounters with further and higher education
  • 8 Personal guidance

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