912 results for Taxonomy=Careers

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Why not physics? A snapshot of girls' uptake at A-level [2018] External document

Provides a snapshot of girls’ uptake at A-level physics in England. Comments that if as many girls studied A-level physics as boys, there would be 15,000 additional young people qualified to move int...

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Evaluation of Jobcentre Plus Support for Schools programme: national roll-out evaluation [2018] Full document External document

Evaluates the success of the Jobcentre Plus Support for Schools programme in nine case study areas in England. Draws on information from interviews with Jobcentre Plus schools advisers, local partner...

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Moving from information provision to co-careering: integrated guidance as a new approach to e-guidance in Norway, IN Journal of the National Institute for Career Education and Counselling, No 41 Oct 2018, pp48-55 [2018]

Looks at the approach being taken to using digital technologies to develop an integrated career guidance service in Norway. Outlines the ways in which online and digital tools have been used to suppor...

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Social Mobility Barometer: public attitudes to social mobility in the UK [2018] External document

Examines public attitudes to social mobility in the UK, drawing on the results of a 2018 survey of over 5,000 adults, fieldwork and a supplemental survey. Presents the topline national and regional fi...

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The role of career surveys: identifying issues and evaluating practice, IN Journal of the National Institute for Career Education and Counselling, No 41 Oct 2018, pp18-25 [2018]

Examines the role of career surveys in informing and evaluating career interventions and support, drawing on the results of two surveys of early career doctors conducted 13 years apart. Explains that ...

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Pay as you go? Internship pay, job quality and access in the graduate jobs market [2018] External document

Looks at internship pay, quality and access in the graduate jobs market. Uses a survey of business decision makers, job advertisement data, a survey of young graduates, and a survey of staffers workin...

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Half of young people do not feel ready for work, IN Basic and Workplace Skills Bulletin, No 136, p5 [2018]

Looks at issues concerning the preparedness of young people leaving education for work, drawing on the results of a survey of young people aged 17-23. Highlights and discusses the key finding of the s...

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Break the STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths education), IN Holyrood, No 412 5 Nov 2018, pp14-18 [2018]

Looks at the challenges involved in encouraging students to pursue science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) subjects. Describes the importance of the individual STEM subjects, highlighting a ...

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Promoting job progression in low pay sectors [2018] External document

Looks at means of promoting job progression in low pay sectors in Wales. Highlights the risk of being in low-paid work and outlines the aims of the Economic Action Plan and Employability Plan. Review...

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My future: developing career education and guidance at school: research to support the development of teacher training and guidance [2018] Full document External document

Evaluates career guidance provision for people aged between 12 and 25 in Italy, Denmark, England, Malta and Romania, focusing on social mobility and inclusion, career management skills, use of technol...

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