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Careers in the NHS in Wales - 1 (Free Webinar)

05/07/2018 16:00 - 17:00 View

We are delighted to be working with the NHS in Wales, in their anniversary year, to bring you a new series of panel-style webinars, each featuring two or three occupational areas. In addition to general careers information on work roles, speakers will cover entry requirements, training and apprenticeships and where these exist, job opportunities, NHS Wales Bursary Schemes, promotion and pay. This introductory webinar will give you an overview of careers in NHS Wales and current skills shortages – you might be surprised by what you hear!

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Coaching for Opportunity Awareness (Free Webinar)

06/07/2018 10:00 - 11:00 View

In a fast changing and unpredictable labour market, being able to spot or create and then act upon opportunities has never been more vital. With the rise of short-term projects, the gig economy, for career counselling and coaching to be maximally effective we need to embrace new approaches that emphasise change, chance and uncertainty, and assist clients to develop their capacity for opportunity awareness. Presented by Professor Jim Bright, this webinar will be based is based on his academic research and his practice with a range of clients. It will present a framework for coaching clients derived from the Chaos Theory of Careers.

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National Career Education and Learning Conference 2018

12/07/2018 08:30 - 13/07/2018 16:30 View

This new two-day conference is designed to support the Government's Careers Strategy and Statutory Guidance for Schools and Colleges. The government has set out their definition of career guidance as meaning the full range of interventions that support young people to make choices and develop their careers. During the conference delegates will take part in plenary sessions and 4 out of 16 workshops which will explore all aspects of what has been previously referred to as careers education, information, advice and guidance, focusing specifically on the delivery of the Gatsby Benchmarks. Delegates attending the conference will: develop their knowledge and understanding of the Gatsby Benchmarks; understand the link between the Gatsby Benchmarks and the statutory requirements for career guidance; learn more about quality assurance through the Compass tool and Quality in Careers Standard; share and discuss ideas for innovation and implementation within career guidance.

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National Career Education and Learning Conference 2018

12/07/2018 08:30 - 13/07/2018 16:30 View

This new two-day conference is designed to support the Government's Careers Strategy and Statutory Guidance for Schools and Colleges. The government has set out their definition of career guidance as meaning the full range of interventions that support young people to make choices and develop their careers. During the conference delegates will take part in plenary sessions and 4 out of 16 workshops which will explore all aspects of what has been previously referred to as careers education, information, advice and guidance, focusing specifically on the delivery of the Gatsby Benchmarks. Delegates attending the conference will: develop their knowledge and understanding of the Gatsby Benchmarks; understand the link between the Gatsby Benchmarks and the statutory requirements for career guidance; learn more about quality assurance through the Compass tool and Quality in Careers Standard; share and discuss ideas for innovation and implementation within career guidance.

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Tour around the website – Welcome to the CDI (Free Webinar)

16/07/2018 16:00 - 17:00 View

The CDI website is a dynamic and growing source of information for members and non-members. It is host to critical information about accredited and non-accredited training opportunities; the careersincareers job board; news and resources; the Professional Register; a CPD recording area and growing CPD resources bank, accessible to members’ only. Built with a secure payment system and members’ landing page, you are in complete control of your own membership data and online payments for membership and events. This webinar will be of particular interest to new members and those who would like to know more about all aspects of the website, including how to keep your own details up to date.

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LMI in Career Guidance Practice: Use, Misuse or Lack of Use?

17/07/2018 09:00 - 17:00 View

One of the biggest challenges for career practitioners remains how to integrate LMI into career guidance interviews and other career guidance activities. This new training day, led by and Dr Sally-Anne Barnes, Warwick University, will focus on ways of enhancing the effectiveness of LMI as an integral part of overall career interventions. The morning programme will cover the major challenges related to using LMI, with an emphasis on the practical integration and application of LMI in practice, through reflection and exercises. The afternoon will include demonstrations of LMI software and websites, which draw on LMI for All data, from four major providers: U-Explore; Career Companion; icould and CASCAID. Delegate feedback: 'Great to revisit theoretical frameworks and see where LMI fits'; Fantastic PPs - so useful'; 'Full day - ethical dimensions of LMI and information on the gig economy were highlights for me'.

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Using FE Data in Career Decision Making (Free Webinar)

31/07/2018 13:30 - 14:30 View

The DfE provide a number of tools and data sets related to FE quality that can help inform decisions by learners on what programme of study they may should follow, and which provider they may choose. This webinar aims to support Careers Advisers identify and use some of these tools and data sets and explain how they can be used. The discussion will focus upon the DfE's Outcome Based Success Measures (the destinations and earnings of adult learners and apprenticeships) but it will also include an outline of FE Choices, Qualification Achievement Tables and the Compare School and Colleges Website. Presented by Richard Watson of the DfE's Careers and Further Education Group, will be of interest to all career advisers and career leaders working in the FE sector in England.

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Using FE Data in Career Decision Making (Free Webinar)

31 Jul 2018 13:30

Tuesday 31st July - 1:30pm  The DfE provi...

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Digital World LMI and Careers Information CPD Module - Scotland (Free Webinar)

04 Sep 2018 14:00

Tuesday 4th September - 14:00  Scotland...

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