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Get your Message to Career Development Professionals

Download the CDI 2021 Media Pack Here.

The Career Development Institute (CDI) is the largest professional association for career development practitioners in the UK. These professionals are in daily contact with young people and adults seeking to make important career and training decisions so they need to constantly keep up to date with information and trends in order to provide the best possible career information, advice and guidance to their clients.

With around 5,000 members and with a variety of communication tools available the CDI is an effective route to reach your target audience.

The CDI offers a wide range of commercial opportunities to allow you to communicate your message to the key players in the careers industry today. With an opportunity to suit any budget and the flexibility to tailor packages to meet your needs, sponsorship, exhibiting or advertising with the CDI can help you reach thousands of careers development professionals.

  • Media Pack 2021
  • Package discounts are available when booking more than 1 opportunity
  • Contact us to discuss tailoring a package to suit your needs.

Find out more details about our various opportunities by clicking on the links below or contact Joanne Thorniley on or 01384 445 627.

Sponsor or exhibit at one of our events

We run a wide range of workshops, training courses and conferences throughout the year including a showcase Bi-Annual Conference and Exhibition; national themed conferences such as the National Careers Educators Conference; one and two day practical training courses and workshops; Regional meetings and the National Career Development Awards 

Mail our members

Get your information sent out directly to all of our members by email or mail. We can send your email to our members (reaching about 3,400 of the membership) who are named individuals including chief executives, managers, careers advisers, teachers and student members.

Promote your job vacancies on Careers in Careers

Careers in Careers is the dedicated jobs board for the career development sector. Previously a flat page on the CDI website, Careers in Careers is now a fully functioning jobs board which as well as advertising vacancies booked directly with the CDI also interacts with a jobs aggregator to ensure that most jobs in the sector are advertised in one place. As well as having access to over 100 jobs at any one time, the site also allows users to upload and access CVs, filter jobs and request electronic updates as soon as a new relevant job is uploaded.

Place a banner or button on the website

The CDI website is the leading portal for the sector and features in the top 3 results for ‘career guidance’ on Google in the UK. 

Advertise in Career Matters

Published quarterly and distributed to all members and key stakeholders (circa 4,700). Career Matters is packed with sector news; it features the latest on current debates in careers, education, advice and guidance; best practice; LMI; resources and website reviews. CM offers you a unique opportunity to reach and influence the people who drive this profession forward.