Award Winners 2015

Following a fantastic Awards Dinner on Monday 9 November, at the Mercure Hotel, Cardiff, we are delighted to announce the winning individuals and projects of the 2015 UK Career Development Awards.


 1. Individual best practice awards

Career Adviser/Coach of the Year

Bill Redhead

(sponsored by the High Commission of Canada)


Career Educator of the Year

Beverley Baker

(sponsored by Investor in Careers - Careers South West)


 Rodney Cox Lifetime Achievement Award

Sue Barr

(awarded by the CDI Board and sponsored by CFBT)



2. Employer focused best practice awards

Best Employer – Career Development Practices

Pre-Ofsted Checks

Trust Careers and Medway Council

 (sponsored by Trotman)


Best Employer -  Developing and Supporting Young People

Keeping in Touch Project (KIT) 

City and County of Swansea/Careers Wales

 (sponsored by Careers Wales)



3. Quality and technology awards

Career Assured Awards for products, websites and training courses

  • Career Companion
  • Talentino 

(sponsored by iCeGs, University of Derby)


Best Practice in the Use of Technology in Career Development

The space and time challenges forcareer development - a technological solution

Nottingham Trent University

 (sponsored by Prospects)