Articles from Careers and Enterprise

It’s time to recognise the vital role colleges play in careers education

Every time I speak to a college leader, I am struck by just how passionate they are about delivering great careers support for their students.

Careers education turning a corner, new research finds

Schools and colleges across the country are getting better at preparing young people for the world of work, according to the most comprehensive assessment of careers education in England to date.

Employers pledge to support young people in Norwich

Norwich’s major employers have announced an ambitious plan to promote social mobility in the city by connecting thousands of young people to the world of work.

£2.5m fund for Personal Careers Guidance in schools and colleges

The Careers & Enterprise Company has announced the first wave of organisations to benefit from a £2.5m investment fund to support personal guidance in schools and colleges.

Giving young people a voice

Young people’s thoughts on island life.  Giving young people career information and guidance can be done in a range of ways. One of the most effective, as outlined in the government’s Careers Strategy for schools and colleges, is giving students a taste of the world of work.