The Quality in Careers Standard through Investor in Careers

“The Quality in Careers Standard is thorough, demanding and one that takes planning to achieve but with the support of experts it will ensure that all Learning Provider staff, the SLT, governors, parents and, most importantly students, will succeed in seeing the connections between learning, external activities in employment and future success” – Rosemary, Assessor.…

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#Focus5 scoops big awards at Green Impact ceremony

At the start of the last year things were quite a bit different than they are now. People could still get together in large crowds, no one knew what a national lockdown feels like and CSW Group had just started the Green Impact initiative. A lot has changed since then, with the nation being plunged…

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Care Leavers’ Summer School with Dorset Virtual School

As part of the ESF Skills for Young People programme in Dorset, Whitehead-Ross Education delivered a one-off targeted summer school in collaboration with Dorset Council’s Virtual School, which supports young people in care. Over a 4 week period, the summer school was targeted at 9 young care leavers who would be leaving school to transition…

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CSW Group in 2020: The year in retrospect

Written by Senior Career Development Consultant, Dr Oliver Jenkin PGCE RCDP  The year 2020 has posed unprecedented challenges, both practical and personal, to individuals and businesses globally. No sector has been left untouched by the disruption caused by lockdowns and social distancing measures and, CSW Group, like many other companies in the education and social enterprise…

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A day in the life of a STEM Ambassador

Written by Sam Ansell, STEM Manager In our last STEM news update we shared that some of our STEM Ambassadors were working on producing short videos to demonstrate what they do for a job and what a typical day looks like. Our first video is now available to watch on our YouTube channel and features…

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