SEND Farm Visit

SEND Farm Visit, Angie Nelson-Shepherd, CSW Careers and Personal Adviser One aspect of a careers personal adviser role is to submit reports to the county council’s SEND team for students who wish to apply for an independent specialist placement. Therefore it is important to have a good understanding and knowledge of the provision that the…

Spotlight On – Just Eat

We’re Just Eat – a leading global hybrid marketplace for online food delivery. We provide over 26 million customers with an easy and secure way to choose, order and pay for food from 100,000+ Restaurant Partners in 12 markets around the world. Our people are what make Just Eat the great company it is – a…

Granary Farm Visit

Last week Our Services to Education Manager; Steph Moore was invited by Chris Holl, Assistant Head Teacher and Susie Kendall from Mount Tamar School, to spend some time on their working farm. Steph jumped at the chance to see the amazing work they do and has given an insight into her visit: At Granary Farm…

Is it ever too young to talk about career related learning?

“Ignoring the process of career development occurring in childhood is similar to a gardener disregarding the quality of the soil in which a garden will be planted.”[1] The term ‘career related learning’ includes early childhood activities in primary schools designed to give children from an early age a wide range of experiences of, and exposure…

Spotlight On – TDK-Lambda

North Devon based TDK-Lambda UK sponsors Big Bang South West award TDK-Lambda UK is pleased to be attending and sponsoring an award for most innovative STEM project at the Big Bang South West Regional Fair being held on Tuesday 25th June 2019 at the Exeter Westpoint Arena. This year we are showcasing  popular interactive demonstrators,…

NCW 2019 – Give a Career Insight – Tracey Burley

Tracey Burley is the managing director of Cognus Limited and a member of the company’s board of directors. She joined Cognus in 2017, bringing more than 15 years of public service leadership, expertise in working with children and young people and management experience of bridging the gap between the private and public sector, to her…

NCW2019 – Careers Advisers and the Labour Market

The value that a careers adviser adds with their up to date knowledge around routes into employment and the local and national labour market. One of the most important parts of my work as a careers adviser is to support young people to navigate the many educational options and future careers that could be available…