Date Posted: Jul 15, 2019
Now you have left school do you think you could do with some additional help when it comes making the move from Year 11 to college, apprenticeships or employment?
DurhamWorks is a dedicated service to support young people aged 16-24 living in County Durham who are not in education, employment or training.
We are a partnership project between Durham County Council and nine organisations working together to offer information, advice and guidance to provide opportunities such as training, work experience and vacancy matching. We also offer tailored support to what a young person may need.
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The International Centre for Guidance Studies (iCeGS) at the University of Derby was commissioned to evaluate Careers Yorkshire and the Humber’s inspiration activity between April 2016 - March 2017. The purpose of the evaluation was to capture staff and stakeholders’ views of the operation of inspiration activities and make suggestions for the development of this work.
Authors Jane Artess & Jill Hanson
The Benchmarks for Colleges listed in this PDF outline the important elements of a robust career guidance programme. They have been developed from the Gatsby Benchmarks for good career guidance, following consultation with a range of colleges across England to align them with the needs of the sector.
This guidance, developed from the Gatsby Benchmarks, explains that if young people know more about the range of careers open to people with the right qualifications, they will have a clearer idea of the routes to better jobs.