Winners and Award Presentations 2021


Three Award presentation events in March 2021 - from 3.30 to 5.00pm

Download the UKCDA 2021 event brochure UKCDA Booklet 2021-Final

Tuesday 9 March - Keynote speaker: Dr Deirdre Hughes, OBE

Recording of Day 1 - Tuesday 9 March 2021
  • Careers Leader of the Year - Hayley Jacobs, Bry Celynnog School, Pontypridd

Sponsored by the Careers & Enterprise Company

  • Careers Services Manager of the Year - Sarah Vaughan, Sefton NEET Reduction and Early Intervention Service, Career Connect AND Steve Jones, Careers & Employer Engagement Manager, Bridgend College

Sponsored by LauchYourCareers.Com

  • Use of Technology in Career Development - CareersCraft, Careers Wales

Sponsored by Unifrog

Wednesday 10 March - Keynote speaker: Gillian Keegan MP, Minster for Apprenticeships and Skills

Recording of Day 2 - Wednesday 10 March 2021

Sponsored by the British Army

  • Innovative Employer Engagement Activity - Creative Careers Programme and Discover! Creative Careers Week, Creative and Cultural Skills

Sponsodred by DfE

  • Careers Programme in a Special School/College - CV Builder App, Derwen College

sponsored by CXK

Thursday 11 March - Keynote speaker: Dave Cordle, CDI President

Recording of Day 3 - Thursday 11 March 2021
  • CDI Fellowships - We welcome today three new Fellows:
  • NICEC's Bill Law Memorial Award for Student Research - Sarah Snape
  • CDI Rodney Cox Lifetime Achievement Award - For her work and leadership, in the field of adult guidance, this award is presented to Heather Jackson