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Educaweb Award received by iCeGS PhD Student at IAEVG Conference in Madrid

24 November 2016

The Educaweb International award is for applied educational and career guidance and aims to promote innovative practice within the field. Annemarie Oomen’s research explores 'Can career teachers/leaders support parents in helping their child'?

Kent Coastal Challenge Project Report Published

23 November 2016

The project report for the Kent Coastal Challenge project has now been published. The project which was funded by Kent County Council encompassed a survey of career education provision in coastal schools in Kent and an in-depth case study of four schools in Thanet.

Developing a new generation of careers leaders

21 November 2016

We have just published an evaluation of the Teach First Careers and Employability Initiative. I think that this was a very important development as it took some of the thinking that we’d done in the Teachers and Careers report from 2015 and developed a CPD programme to make it a reality.

iCeGS Policy and Research e-briefing October 2016

3 November 2016

iCeGS Policy and Research e-briefing October 2016

New Book Available Now: CPD for the Career Development Professional

31 October 2016

New Book Available Now - CPD for the Career Development Professional: A Handbook for Enhancing Practice. Authored by Siobhan Neary and Claire Johnson.

Job Advertisement - Associate Professor (Education), iCeGS, Institute of Education

31 October 2016

The International Centre for Guidance Studies (iCeGS) is looking to recruit an Associate Professor to lead the development of research and consultancy work relating to career and/or the relationship between education and work.

iCeGS Annual Lecture held on Wednesday 26th October 2016

27 October 2016

Message from Dr Deborah Robinson, Director of the Institute of Education (Acting) about the iCeGS Annual Lecture that took place on Wednesday 26th October 2016 at University of Derby, Kedleston Road.

About Digital Career Management Skills - Resources available now....

25 October 2016

Digital career management skills have evolved from the concept of digital career literacy introduced by Tristram Hooley, Professor of Career Education in 2012. Hooley suggests that the internet is shifting the context within which individuals pursue and develop their careers. Resources available include: Classroom resource, on-line resources, training courses.

Young people’s careers education and guidance in North Yorkshire

5 October 2016

Nicki Moore was invited to provide specialist input at the recent meeting of the Young People’s Overview and Scrutiny Committee for North Yorkshire County Council on 30th September 2016. The event was called so that elected Council Members could understand how people and organisations in North Yorkshire support young people through the transition from education into the workforce.

D2N2 LEP's Employability Framework Escalators

3 October 2016

As part of iCeGS' on-going work to support D2N2 LEP's Employability Framework, a series of 'escalators' were developed showing progression routes into a range of occupational sectors: Construction, Creative Industries, Food and Drink Manufacturing, Health and Social Care, Life Sciences, Low Carbon, Transport and Logistics, Transport Equipment Manufacturing, Visitor Economy.

iCeGS Policy and Research e-briefing August & September 2016

29 September 2016

iCeGS Policy and Research e-briefing August & September 2016

An evaluation of BookTrust additional needs resources

26 September 2016

An evaluation of BookTrust additional needs resources - Staff at Institute for Education and iCeGS at the University of Derby have been busy evaluating the BookTrusts resources for young people with additional needs.

Young Enterprise - Evaluating the impact of the Team Programme: New publication now available

15 September 2016

This report sets out the findings of the evaluation of the Team programme conducted by the International Centre for Guidance Studies at the University of Derby in 2016.

Introducing a new Masters in Careers Education and Coaching at iCeGS

13 September 2016

Introducing a new Masters in Careers Education and Coaching at the International Centre for Guidance Studies (incorporating the Qualification in Career Development)

Tony Watts Reader - Now available from Lulu

13 September 2016

Tony Watts Reader now available through Lulu - This single volume, edited by Professor Tristram Hooley of iCeGS and Lynne Barham is dedicated to anthologising his work in a way that is accessible to students, policy makers, researchers and practitioners and contains Watts’ most enduring and key writings about career guidance.

Available now: A new publication into the impact of social pedagogy training in Lincolnshire

1 September 2016

Available now: A new publication into the impact of social pedagogy training in Lincolnshire

iCeGS Policy and Research e-briefing January – June 2016

18 July 2016

Highlights of the month

Available now: An exciting new book - Technology in Mental Health: Applications in Practice, Supervision and Training

12 July 2016

An exciting new book has just been released addressing the subject of the use of technology in mental health.

Dr Wendy Hirsh's Inaugural Lecture on 8th June 2016 - Video available now!

5 July 2016

Dr Wendy Hirsh's Inaugural Lecture on Wednesday 8th June 2016 - Video available now!

Work commissioned by the Skills Funding Agency undertaken in partnership between iCeGS and SQW

27 June 2016

SQW, in partnership with the International Centre for Guidance Studies (iCeGs) at the University of Derby, has been commissioned by the Skills Funding Agency to deliver a Best Practice Programme for the National Careers Service in England.

Available now - World-class apprenticeship standards: Report and recommendations

16 June 2016

World-class apprenticeship standards: Report and recommendations

A new strategy for CEG in Schools - Paper by David Andrews

14 June 2016

A new strategy for CEG in Schools - Paper by David Andrews, Visiting Fellow at iCeGS.

iCeGS Annual Review 2015 - Available now

10 June 2016

iCeGS Annual Review for 2015 - Available now.

A Career in Careers Survey - iCeGS in partnership with the CDI is undertaking a Research Project

2 June 2016

iCeGS in partnership with the CDI is undertaking a research project to find out why career changers choose to work in the career development sector. Little is known about the career development workforce and we would like to better understand the enablers and barriers to attracting new people to our profession. We would value your thoughts on this topic, and all information will be anonymised.

Employability Framework Animation

2 June 2016

The animation presented by Andrew Marsh at the last Employability Framework Task Group is now available on the D2N2 website.

Publication of Jim Bright's Lecture and Paper

24 May 2016

iCeGS are pleased to announce the publication of Professor Jim Bright’s paper ‘The uncertain story of career development’ based on his inaugural lecture in November 2015 at the University of Derby. Jim Visiting Professor of Career Development at iCeGS.

Graduate Market Trends - Spring 2016

12 May 2016

iCeGS News Item in Graduate Market Trends - Spring 2016

7Cs The launch of new teacher resources to support the development of digital career literacy

12 May 2016

The launch of new teacher resources to support the development of digital career literacy - a new resource for teachers and career development practitioners. The resource will help them to enhance learners’ digital career literacy skills. The resources include lesson plans, worksheets and presentation slides based around the 7Cs of digital career literacy.

iCeGS commissioned by Careers Yorkshire and the Humber to evaluate its work under the government's 'inspiration agenda'.

9 May 2016

iCeGS commissioned by Careers Yorkshire and the Humber to evaluate its work under the government's 'inspiration agenda'.

Dates for Your Diary 2016 - iCeGS Events between June and October 2016

25 April 2016

Dates for Your Diary in 2016 - iCeGS Events in 2016 that are taking place between June 2016 and October 2016

New Book - You're Hired - Job Hunting On-line, The Complete Guide

21 April 2016

New Book - "You're Hired - Job Hunting On-line, The Complete Guide". Co-authored by Professor Tristram Hooley, Professor Jim Bright and David Winter.

ICT Education in Kosovo

23 March 2016

ICT in Education in Kosovo - Nicki Moore is currently involved in an EU funded project in Kosovo. The project is over two years and aims to develop the ICT infrastructure in the country.

Professor Tristram Hooley interviewed in the Career Guidance in Theory and Practice e-journal

22 February 2016

Professor Tristram Hooley was interviewed in the Slovakian e-journal, Career Guidance in Theory and Practice.

Understanding career management skills: Findings from the first phase of the CMS LEADER project

12 February 2016

The International Centre for Guidance Studies recently completed a report outlining the findings from research into the needs and provision of career management skills (CMS) in six European Countries.

PhD studentship available in the College of Education

11 February 2016

A studentship opportunity has opened at the University of Derby College of Education to study schools’ strategies for addressing difficult and failed transitions to further learning and work.

Professor Tristram Hooley interviewed on the Mark Forrest Show

4 February 2016

Professor Tristram Hooley was on the Mark Forrest Show to discuss recent research on career image and graduate dress code.

Research into careers resources in higher education

4 February 2016

iCeGS conducted a review for Barclays Life Skills on the resource needs of university careers services via an online survey.

Funded PhD opportunities at the University of Derby

26 January 2016

The University of Derby is recruiting an exceptional candidate to work on a proposed project titled, Investigating the Experiences of Young People with Special Educational Needs who have Applied for but been Refused an Education, Health and Care Plan. Professor Tristram Hooley will be supervising this project.

Colleagues from Hong Kong Universities visit the International Centre for Guidance Studies

20 January 2016

The International Centre for Guidance Studies in the College of Education at the University of Derby have been hosting a study visit for ten academics from Hong Kong Universities this week.

Review of the Tony Watts Reader

19 November 2015

The Tony Watts Reader has been reviewed in the National Career Development Association's Career Convergence wed magazine.

Professional Identity: What's that and what does it have to do with me?

19 November 2015

Siobhan Neary has published an article in the Winter 2015 edition of the National Centre for Guidance in Education (NGCE) news.

Who wins the rat race?

12 November 2015

Tristram Hooley has published the article 'Who wins the rat race? Social justice and the graduate labour market.'

iCeGS Policy and Research e-briefing October 2015

2 November 2015

Welcome to the iCeGS policy, research and journal e-briefing , providing up to date information on what is happening in the research area of guidance, education, skills and employment. (Please note some journal titles will not be accessible without the correct permissions).

Tristram Hooley's inaugural lecture published

29 October 2015

Tristram Hooley has now published his inaugural lecture.

The Contribution of Further Education and Skills to Social Mobility

29 October 2015

The Department for Business Innovation and Skills (BIS) has published a paper on FE and social mobility.

Professor Jim Bright - BOOKING NOW OPEN

14 October 2015

BOOK NOW for Professor Jim Bright's Inaugural lecture: The uncertain story of career development AND Jim's Brilliant CV workshop

Get Yourself Connected

14 October 2015

Tristram Hooley, Claire Shepherd and Vanessa Dodd have just published a paper looking at the role of technologies in career guidance.

iCeGS achieve Investors in People silver award!

14 October 2015

We are pleased to announce that we have been successfully re-assessed for Investors in People.

Tony Watts Reader launch

8 October 2015

We launched the Tony Watts reader last week.

Recording of Tristram Hooley's inaugural

1 October 2015

Professor Tristram Hooley gave his inaugural lecture on 17 September. There is a recording of the lecture now available to view.

Jim Bright's workshop: Brilliant CVs – How to provide evidence-based effective job hunting

1 October 2015

Following the iCeGS annual lecture, Jim will also be presenting a workshop. This will take place on Thursday 5 November.

The iCeGS annual lecture: Wednesday 4 November 2015

1 October 2015

This year the iCeGS annual lecture will take place on Wednesday 4 November. Professor Jim Bright will be delivering the lecture.

iCeGS Policy and Research e-briefing September 2015

22 September 2015

Welcome to the iCeGS policy, research and journal e-briefing , providing up to date information on what is happening in the research area of guidance, education, skills and employment. (Please note some journal titles will not be accessible without the correct permissions).

Report on letter writing skills commissioned by The Royal Mail released today

14 September 2015

Vanessa Dodd and Tristram Hooley have published the report, Getting it down on paper: the importance of letter writing for young peoples' employability.

Employers’ Experience of Higher Apprenticeships: Benefits and Barriers

10 September 2015

Ruth Mieschbuehler, Tristram Hooley and Siobhan Neary have published a report on employers’ experience and understanding of Higher Apprenticeships.

Beth Cutts, Tristram Hooley and Julia Yates have published 'Graduate dress code'

25 August 2015

The article 'Graduate dress code: How undergraduates are planning to use hair, clothes and make-up to smooth their transition to the workplace' has been published in the August 2015 edition of Industry and Higher Education.

iCeGS Policy and Research e-briefing July / August 2015

18 August 2015

Welcome to the iCeGS policy, research and journal e-briefing , providing up to date information on what is happening in the research area of guidance, education, skills and employment. (Please note some journal titles will not be accessible without the correct permissions).

‘If you look the part you’ll get the job’: should career professionals help clients to enhance their career image?

17 August 2015

Tristram Hooley and Julia Yates have published the article '‘If you look the part you’ll get the job’: should career professionals help clients to enhance their career image?' in the British Journal for Guidance and Counselling.

Jane Artess publishes 'More than a good CV'

10 August 2015

Jane Artess of The International Centre for Guidance Studies (iCeGS) has published 'More than a good CV' in Graduate Market Trends.

PhD bursaries available at iCeGS

28 July 2015

iCeGS is currently recruiting PhD students.

Tristram Hooley's commentary on the London Ambitions report

20 July 2015

Tristram Hooley has produced a commentary on the London Ambitions report for Careers England.

Paper for Careers England receives attention in the media

16 July 2015

Tristram Hooley and Vanessa Dodd's paper 'The economic benefits of career guidance' has received attention on the University Business website.

Professor Tony Watts has updated his publication list

14 July 2015

Tony Watts has updated his publication list to include The Tony Watts Reader along with a few other items.

The Tony Watts Reader is now out!

9 July 2015

The Tony Watts Reader is now out and available to buy online.

The economic benefits of career guidance

8 July 2015

Tristram Hooley and Vanessa Dodd of iCeGS have published a paper on 'The economic benefits of career guidance'.

NICEC journal call for papers

7 July 2015

The Journal of the National Institute for Career Education and Counselling (NICEC) has issued a call for papers on career education and guidance and social justice.

iCeGS featured in the new University Research Review

6 July 2015

iCeGS has been featured in the new University of Derby Research Review.

iCeGS Policy and Research e-briefing June 2015

29 June 2015

Welcome to the iCeGS policy, research and journal e-briefing , providing up to date information on what is happening in the research area of guidance, education, skills and employment. (Please note some journal titles will not be accessible without the correct permissions).

iCeGS intern researching 'The Graduate Selfie'

29 June 2015

Beth Cutts is undertaking a research project on the ways in which students present themselves online.

iCeGS intern researching games-based learning

29 June 2015

Sophie Rowe is currently working at iCeGS on a research project about gaming and games-based learning.

iCeGS intern researching work placements

29 June 2015

Natasha Papanicolaou is an intern at iCeGS who is carrying out a research project based on the impact of work placements.

Jane Artess has been featured in The Sunday Times

29 June 2015

Jane Artess, principal research fellow at iCeGS, has been quoted in The Sunday Times.

Delivering NEET policy packages? A decade of NEET policy in England

22 June 2015

Jo Hutchinson, Vanessa Beck and Tristram Hooley have published a paper on Delivering NEET policy packages? A decade of NEET policy in England.

Professionalising careers work: The view from Europe

22 June 2015

Tristram Hooley discusses the professionalisation of careers work and highlights Siobhan Neary's work on this subject.

The Kent model of career education and guidance

22 June 2015

Tristram Hooley has published The Kent model of career education and guidance.

iCeGS 2014 annual report

22 June 2015

iCeGS have produced their 2014 annual report.

Tristram Hooley's inaugural lecture

16 June 2015

Tristram Hooley of iCeGS is giving his inaugural lecture on Thursday, 17th September 2015.

NICE Conference in Bratislava

9 June 2015

Professor Tristram Hooley and Dr Siobhan Neary attended the recent NICE conference in Bratislava.

Professor Tristram Hooley quoted in FE Week

8 June 2015

Professor Tristram Hooley, of the International Centre for Guidance Studies (iCeGS) has been quoted in FE week today.

iCeGS attend LEADER conference in Turkey

8 June 2015

Dr. Siobhan Neary and Vanessa Dodd attended the 2nd transnational meeting for the Career Management Skills (CMS) Learning and Decision Making Resources (LEADER) held at Cukurova University in Adana, Turkey.

iCeGS Policy and Research e-briefing May 2015

3 June 2015

Welcome to the iCeGS policy, research and journal e-briefing , providing up to date information on what is happening in the research area of guidance, education, skills and employment. (Please note some journal titles will not be accessible without the correct permissions).

International Symposium on Career Development and Public Policy

26 May 2015

The four thematic syntheses for the International Symposium on Career Development and Public Policy are now available.

Professor Tristram Hooley quoted in The Guardian

6 May 2015

Professor Tristram Hooley of iCeGS was quoted in an article in The Guardian yesterday. The article 'Election 2015: the policies that could change our working lives' highlights the main political parties' statements on careers.

iCeGS Policy and Research e-briefing April 2015

30 April 2015

Welcome to the iCeGS policy, research and journal e-briefing , providing up to date information on what is happening in the research area of guidance, education, skills and employment. (Please note some journal titles will not be accessible without the correct permissions).

Rosie Alexander, a doctoral student at iCeGS, has published a paper in the latest Shima journal

30 April 2015

A doctoral student at iCeGS has published a paper in Shima: the International Journal of Research into Island Cultures titled “Career Decision making in Island Communities: applying the concept of the Aquapelago to the Shetland and Orkney Islands”.

Professor Tristram Hooley has published an article in the new issue of Graduate Market Trends

30 April 2015

Professor Hooley has published an article this week in the new issue of Graduate Market Trends. It is called 'Careering towards a wall? Career guidance policy and election 2015.'

Professor Tristram Hooley leads workshop on career guidance in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

28 April 2015

The International Centre for Guidance Studies has recently been conducting a number of research, consultancy and training projects in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Tristram Hooley publishes critique of the revised statutory guidance

15 April 2015

Professor Tristram Hooley has produced the thirtieth in an occasional series of briefing notes on key policy documents related to the future of career guidance services in England.

New NICEC Journal

15 April 2015

The new issue of the National Institute for Career Education and Counselling (NICEC) is now available.

Career Management Skills Survey

14 April 2015

The International Centre for Guidance Studies (iCeGS) and Cascaid are the UK partners for an Erasmus + project (LEADER, LEarning and Decision making resources). They are conducting a project on career management skills. Please fill out our survey.

Exciting new book on the work of Tony Watts

14 April 2015

A new book is to be published on he work of Tony Watts.

Tristram Hooley publishes in The Conversation

14 April 2015

Professor Tristram Hooley publishes 'Double U-turn on career guidance leaves coalition playing catch-up on 2010' in The Conversation.

Tristram Hooley publishes in The Guardian

30 March 2015

Tristram Hooley, Professor of Career Education, has published the piece 'What role should teachers play in career guidance?' in The Guardian.

Randi Boelskifte Skovhus - Visitor at iCeGS, March-May 2015

25 March 2015

Randi Boelskifte Skovhus, from Aarhus University, Denmark, is currently visiting iCeGS whilst undertaking research on career guidance for her PhD. Randi presented her project at the iCeGS Associates meeting on March 17, 2015.

iCeGS Policy and Research e-briefing March 2015

24 March 2015

Welcome to the iCeGS policy, research and journal e-briefing , providing up to date information on what is happening in the research area of guidance, education, skills and employment. (Please note some journal titles will not be accessible without the correct permissions).

Tristram Hooley publishes in the Huffington Post

17 March 2015

Professor Tristram Hooley of the International Centre for Guidance Studies (iCeGS) has published an article for the Huffington Post. The article discusses the need for careers guidance professionals in schools.

Survey invitation! Research into Higher Apprenticehips

17 March 2015

The International Centre for Guidance Studies (iCeGS) are inviting people to assist them with their research into Higher Apprenticeships.

Careers in homebuilding

10 March 2015

Nicki Moore and Simon Bysshe from the International Centre for Guidance Studies have been working with the NHBC Foundation to undertake research into young people’s attitudes to careers in homebuilding.

New iCeGS report for Teach First receives coverage in the press.

4 March 2015

New iCeGS report for Teach First receives coverage in the press.

The Battle over Career Guidance: The Slowest Gunfight in History?

4 March 2015

Tristram Hooley has published a piece in the Huffington Post on 'The Battle over Career Guidance: the Slowest Gunfight in History?'.

Tristram Hooley publishes 'Explainer: when should children start to think about their careers?' in The Conversation

4 March 2015

Tristram Hooley has published an article in The Conversation about the role of careers advice in primary schools. He highlights the benefits to careers education from an early age.

iCeGS publishes a new report for Teach First

4 March 2015

Tristram Hooley, A.G. Watts and David Andrews have published a new report for Teach First. The report looks at the role of teachers in relation to the provision of career support in schools.

Opportunity at Teach First to work on careers and employability

25 February 2015

Teach First are recruiting.

iCeGS Policy and Research e-briefing February 2015

24 February 2015

Welcome to the iCeGS policy, research and journal e-briefing , providing up to date information on what is happening in the research area of guidance, education, skills and employment. (Please note some journal titles will not be accessible without the correct permissions).

Ensuring quality in online career mentoring

3 February 2015

Tristram Hooley, Jo Hutchinson and Siobhan Neary have published an article exploring the issue of quality in online career mentoring.

iCeGS Recruiting a Research Assistant

3 February 2015

The International Centre for Guidance Studies (iCeGS) is recruiting a Research Assistant

Survey invitation

19 January 2015

The International Centre for Guidance Studies (iCeGS) at the University of Derby and the School of Psychology at the University of East London are conducting a research study about giving advice on career image. They are inviting people to take part in a survey.

Professor Tristram Hooley has edited a symposium for the British Journal

19 January 2015

Professor Tristram Hooley, of iCeGS, has edited a symposium for the British Journal of Guidance and Counselling on online practice in counselling and guidance.

Professor Tristram Hooley publishes an article on the career of Tony Watts

19 January 2015

Professor Tristram Hooley, of iCeGS, has published an article entitled '‘We wanted to change that particular part of the world’: The role of academics in the career development field, learning from the career of Tony Watts'.

iCeGS Policy and Research e-briefing January 2015

19 January 2015

Welcome to the iCeGS policy, research and journal e-briefing , providing up to date information on what is happening in the research area of guidance, education, skills and employment. (Please note some journal titles will not be accessible without the correct permissions).

Career development: looking back; moving forward

5 January 2015

Professor Tony Watts recently gave his ‘last’ lecture on career development, at the International Centre for Guidance Studies 17th annual lecture, entitled Career development: looking back; moving forward. The paper is available to view online, along with a recording of the lecture.

Please take part in a survey for the Royal Mail

10 December 2014

The International Centre for Guidance Studies (iCeGS) at the University of Derby is undertaking a research project on behalf of the Royal Mail to assess the importance of writing skills and in particular letter writing skills to businesses and organisations. We are inviting individuals to take part in the survey.

Research into Public Health Careers

1 December 2014

The International Centre for Guidance Studies (iCeGS) is undertaking a research project to assess knowledge and understanding of public health careers and resources at the national level.

iCeGS Policy and Research e-briefing November 2014

27 November 2014

Welcome to the iCeGS policy, research and journal e-briefing , providing up to date information on what is happening in the research area of guidance, education, skills and employment. (Please note some journal titles will not be accessible without the correct permissions).

Professor Tristram Hooley has been quoted in a Telegraph article about work experience

7 November 2014

Professor Tristram Hooley of the International Centre for Guidance Studies (iCeGS) has been quoted in a Daily Telegraph article about work experience entitled work experience gives you the edge.

Professor Tony Watts Publication List 1964 - 2014

6 November 2014

Professor Tony Watts has released a list of publication spanning his illustrious 50 year career.

iCeGS Policy and Research e-briefing October 2014

30 October 2014

Welcome to the iCeGS policy, research and journal e-briefing , providing up to date information on what is happening in the research area of guidance, education, skills and employment. (Please note some journal titles will not be accessible without the correct permissions).

Professor Tristram Hooley publishes 'The Evidence Base on Lifelong Guidance'

30 October 2014

Professor Tristram Hooley of the International Centre for Guidance Studies (iCeGS) has published a guide for the European Lifelong Guidance Policy Network (ELGPN).

iCeGS research quoted in Parliament

29 October 2014

During Education Questions in the House of Commons on the 28th October David Blunkett asked the new Secretary of State about the current state of career guidance in England's schools. He drew on the Good Career Guidance report that iCeGS produced with the Gatsby Charitable Trust to make this point.

Professor Tristram Hooley publishes article entitled ‘Inspire children with good careers advice and they do better at school’

22 October 2014

Professor Tristram Hooley has published an article entitled 'Inspire children with good careers advice and they will do better at school'. He refers to research carried out with The Sutton Trust, and indicates that “good career advice at school can help young people to improve their grades and stay engaged with education.”

New iCeGS report receives coverage in the press

16 October 2014

The new report from Professor Tristram Hooley, Professor Tony Watts and Dr Jesse Matheson has received considerable coverage in the press. The Times, TES and The Yorkshire Post are among those who have commented on the report.

Professor's Tristram Hooley and Tony Watts release a new report

16 October 2014

Professor's Tristram Hooley and Tony Watts have today released a new report with Dr Jesse Matheson for the Sutton Trust. The report is entitled Advancing Ambitions: The role of career guidance in supporting social mobility.

Professor Tristram Hooley quoted in a new report on apprenticeship provision in London

15 October 2014

A new report has been published by the Greater London Authority assessing the provision of apprenticeships in London. Comments from Professor Tristram Hooley, of iCeGS, are quoted in the report.

Dr Siobhan Neary, of iCeGS, comments on work experience fees

8 October 2014

Dr Siobhan Neary of the International Centre for Guidance Studies is quoted TES Connect.

iCeGS Policy and Research e-briefing September 2014

2 October 2014

Welcome to the iCeGS policy, research and journal e-briefing, providing up to date information on what is happening in the research area of guidance, education, skills and employment. (Please note some journal titles will not be accessible without the correct permissions).

Professor Tony Watts publishes commentary on NCC report

25 September 2014

Professor Tony Watts has published a commentary on the National Careers Council final report.

UKCES publishes new report on university and employer collaboration

24 September 2014

The UK Commission for Employment and Skills (UKCES) have published a new report entitled ‘Forging Futures: Building higher level skills through university and employer collaboration.’ Professor John Coyne, the vice chancellor of the University of Derby, has provided a forward to the report.

Professor Tony Watts publishes Careers England Policy Commentary 28

18 September 2014

Professor Tony Watts of the International Centre for Guidance Studies has published his twenty-eighth document in a series of key policy documents related to the future of career guidance services in England.

Prof. Watts speaks on career guidance in South Africa

17 September 2014

Professor Tony Watts, of iCeGS, speaks at the SAQA’s 12th Chairperson’s Lecture on career guidance.

New members of staff at iCeGS!

17 September 2014

iCeGS have hired three new members of staff

The NICEC celebrates the work of Professor A.G. Watts

15 September 2014

The October issue of the journal of the National Institute for Career Education and Counselling marks the work of Professor Tony Watts, visiting professor with the International Centre for Guidance Studies.

New report published on the recruitment of postgraduate researchers

15 September 2014

Professor Tristram Hooley from the International Centre for Guidance Studies has just published a new report on the recruitment and selection of postgraduate researchers. A team from CRAC, Vitae and iCeGS conducted the report.

Siobhan Neary awarded Doctorate

18 August 2014

Siobhan Neary of the International Centre for Guidance Studies is awarded a Doctorate in Education

iCeGS launch 'A Beacon for Guidance'

15 August 2014

The International Centre for Guidance Studies launch their new publication:'A Beacon for Guidance'

iCeGS Researchers publish Brightside report

15 August 2014

Researchers Tristram Hooley, Jo Hutchinson and Siobhan Neary have published an evaluation of Brightside's approach to online mentoring

iCeGS Recruiting a Senior Research Fellow

12 August 2014

The International Centre for Guidance Studies (iCeGS) is recruiting a Senior Research Fellow

New publication: The global graduate: developing the global careers service

6 August 2014

This article discusses graduate employability as an international issue.

New ETF report published

1 August 2014

This report features a research project undertaken on behalf of the Education and Training Foundation exploring barriers to attracting candidates with higher qualifications and skills to the FE sector.

iCeGS Policy and Research e-briefing July/August 2014

1 August 2014

Welcome to the iCeGS policy, research and journal e-briefing , providing up to date information on what is happening in the research area of guidance, education, skills and employment. (Please note some journal titles will not be accessible without the correct permissions).

Tony Hope completes doctorate

30 July 2014

Congratulations to Tony Hope who has completed his doctorate

iCeGS and CDI publish new report

28 July 2014

iCeGS and the CDI have published a new report: Understanding a 'career in careers': Learning from an analysis of current job and person specifications

iCeGS appoints new visiting professors and a visiting fellow

21 July 2014

The International Centre for Guidance Studies has made new appointments

New article published on graduate dress code

16 July 2014

Heads of iCeGS Professor Tristram Hooley publishes article on graduate dress code in the Derby Telegraph.

David Andrews publishes a new guide to careers work in schools

16 July 2014

David Andrews has publishes 'Careers Guidance in Schools and Colleges: A Guide to Best Practice and Commissioning Careers Guidance Services'

Professor Tony Watts publishes a history of the International Symposia

8 July 2014

Professor Tony Watts to publish a history of the International Symposia on Career Development and Public Policy  

iCeGS staff publish new international articles

3 July 2014

Researchers Jo Hutchinson, Nicki Moore and Siobhan Neary have each published articles in the Journal of the National Institute for Career Education and Counselling.

iCeGS Policy and Research e-briefing June 2014

2 July 2014

Welcome to the iCeGS policy, research and journal e-briefing , providing up to date information on what is happening in the research area of guidance, education, skills and employment. (Please note some journal titles will not be accessible without the correct permissions).

Head of iCeGS becomes Professor of Career Education

2 July 2014

Tristram Hooley (Head of iCeGS) has been conferred with the title of Professor of Career Education.

Nicki Moore publishes new article

19 June 2014

iCeGS researcher Nicki Moore has recently published the article 'Establishing lifelong career guidance service' in the Journal of the National Institute for Career Education and Counselling.

Tristram Hooley publishes article in the May issue of Phoenix

10 June 2014

Head of iCeGS Tristram Hooley has published an article in the May edition of Phoenix (AGCAS journal). In the article Tristram argues that we have lost touch with the idea of 'career' and that it is time to stop focusing on trying to keep employers happy and short-term job matching, and instead start thinking about longer-term careers and lifelong development.

iCeGS Research Seminar and book launch, Wednesday 9th July 1.45- 5.00

3 June 2014

iCeGS will be launching the anniversary publication ‘ A beacon for guidance’ which explores how iCeGS has influenced policy and practice over the last 16 years. This will be followed by a seminar which will provide an opportunity to learn more about career guidance in Hong Kong and the role and relevance of theory in careers professionalisation and practice in England.

iCeGS Policy and Research e-briefing May 2014

2 June 2014

Welcome to the iCeGS policy, research and journal e-briefing , providing up to date information on what is happening in the research area of guidance, education, skills and employment. (Please note some journal titles will not be accessible without the correct permissions).

Tristram Hooley publishes article in British Journal of Guidance and Counselling

30 May 2014

Head of iCeGS Tristram Hooley and Antony Richard Taylor (University of Hull) have recently published the article: Evaluating the impact of career management skills module and internship programme within a university business school.

Inquiring Teachers – Inquiring Learners Conference

29 May 2014

The University of Derby is hosting a conference on Wednesday 16 July, 10.00am–4.00pm at the Enterprise Centre, Derby, University of Derby. The focus of the conference is the dissemination of a series of action research projects which have been funded by the Education and Training Foundation.

Siobhan Neary publishes article in NCGE news

23 May 2014

iCeGs researcher Siobhan Neary has recently published the article ‘Building Motivation, Achievement and progression Online: Evaluating Brightside’s Approach to Online Mentoring’ in NCGE news.

Careers 50/50: Reflecting on the past: innovating for the future

23 May 2014

iCeGS will be supporting a major conference on career development organised by CRAC and NICEC. The event will be held on the 14 and 15 of July 2014, in Cambridge and will celebrate the work undertaken by CRAC and Tony Watts over the last 50 years. It will ask what the legacy of 50 years of career development is and consider where the field will go in the future.

Careers work schools and colleges: ensuring the best practice for young people

22 May 2014

Tristram Hooley will be the keynote speaker at the Annual National Conference for CEG Advisers, Consultants and Leaders in Schools, Thursday 20 and Friday 21 November 2014 Novotel, York YO10 4FD.

Career Development Institute leads revision of the National Occupational Standards: Career Development

10 May 2014

The Career Development Institute (CDI) has announced funding from UKCES to refresh and expand the National Occupational Standards (NOS) in Career Development in 2014/15.

iCeGS Policy & Research e-briefing April 2014

30 April 2014

Welcome to the iCeGS policy, research and journal e-briefing , providing up to date information on what is happening in the research area of guidance, education, skills and employment. (Please note some journal titles will not be accessible without the correct permissions).

Good Career Guidance: What would this look like for England?

29 April 2014

Sir John Holman has written a report for the Gatsby Foundation called 'Good Career Guidance: What would good look like'. The report and appendices were supported by iCeGS staff Jo Hutchinson, Tristram Hooley and Professor Tony Watts.

Inquiring Teachers – Inquiring Learners Conference 16th July 2014

17 April 2014

The University of Derby is hosting a dissemination conference on Wednesday 16 July 2014, 10.00am–4.00pm at the Enterprise Centre, Derby.

Understanding how people choose to pursue taught postgraduate study

17 April 2014

In 2013 the UK funding bodies commissioned the Careers Research and Advisory Centre(CRAC) and iCeGS to undertake research to explore how prospective postgraduate students, particularly those who have spent time away from higher education, make decisions about postgraduate study (PGT).

New edition of NICEC Journal: international perspectives

16 April 2014

The latest edition includes four articles from iCeGS, Siobhan Neary, Nicki Moore, Jo Hutchinson and Tony Watts.

DfE Statutory Guidance and Non-Statutory Departmental Advice: Policy Commentary

15 April 2014

iCeGS Visiting Professor Tony Watts, has written the twenty-seventh policy Commentary which is funded and published by Careers England, entitled: DfE Statutory Guidance and Non-Statutory Departmental Advice: Policy Commentary.

BBC Radio 4 Interview with Tony Watts

15 April 2014

Professor Tony Watts will be appearing with Mathew Hancock, MP on the Radio Four programme 'You and Yours' at 15.45 Monday 21st April 2014.

Educational Research special issue: Call for papers extended until 31 July 2014

1 April 2014

Educational Research (the journal of the National Foundation for Educational Research and published by Routledge Education), have published a new call for papers for a special issue due to publish in 2015.

Employers and schools: How Mansfield is building a world of work approach

30 March 2014

iCeGS Principal Researcher, Jo Hutchinson and iCeGS Associate Bernie Dickinson have published an article in Local Economy, entitled 'Employers and schools: How Mansfield is building a world of work approach' .

iCeGS Policy & Research e-briefing March 2014

30 March 2014

This is the iCeGS monthly policy research and journal e-briefing relating to career guidance, education, employment, skills policy and research in the UK.

Recent Developments on the Roles of Employers and of Careers Professionals

5 March 2014

iCeGS Visiting Professor, Tony Watts, has written the twenty-sixth Policy Commentary which is funded and published by Careers England entitled 'Recent Developments on the Roles of Employers and of Careers Professionals: A Pivotal Phase in Determining Future Careers Provision for Young People'.

iCeGS Policy & Research e-briefing February 2014

28 February 2014

This is the iCeGS monthly policy research and journal e-briefing relating to career guidance, education, employment, skills policy and research in the UK.

Careers advice for young people is a postcode lottery

7 February 2014

Tristram Hooley has published a new article on the Guardian careers blog called 'Careers advice for young people is a postcode lottery'.

Downing Street Invitation for Career Champion

4 February 2014

Berni Dickinson, Director of the Mansfield Learning Partnership and founder of the Career Champions Scheme and iCeGS Associate, has been invited to attend a celebration event at 11 Downing Street in recognition of the support she has given local young people.

iCeGS Policy & Research e-briefing January 2014

31 January 2014

This is the iCeGS monthly policy research and journal e-briefing relating to career guidance, education, employment, skills policy and research in the UK.

Is it really so hard to work out why some young people are having their aspirations frustrated?

29 January 2014

Tristram Hooley has written a short article for Celeb Youth UK website entitled 'Is it really so hard to work out why some young people are having their aspirations frustrated?'.

Letter to Michael Gove

24 January 2014

In a response to a letter sent by Graham Stuart MP Chair, Education Committee, to Michael Gove MP, Secretary of State for Education, the Secretary of State misquoted a quotation from a paper by Professor Tony Watts. In this article Tony explains why this quote was taken out of context.

iCeGS at the Graduation Ceremony 2014

17 January 2014

iCeGS would like to congratulate all the Guidance Studies students who graduated from the University of Derby yesterday

iCeGS Policy & Research e-briefing November/December 2013

16 December 2013

This is the iCeGS monthly policy research and journal e-briefing relating to career guidance, education, employment, skills policy and research in the UK.

Government Inspiration Vision Statement and Other Recent Developments: Policy Commentary 24

9 December 2013

iCeGS Visiting Professor Tony Watts, has released the twenty-fourth Policy Commentary for Careers England entitled ' Government Inspiration Vision Statement and Other Recent Developments'.

Chwarae Teg: Boys and girls perceptions of job and career choice

13 November 2013

Chwarae Teg commissioned research from two research centres at the Universities of Derby and Aberystwyth who specialise in research about career decision making and education and lifelong learning. This is the final report.

NICEC Journal: October 2013

12 November 2013

Tristram Hooley has edited a special edition of the National Institute for Career Education and Counselling (NICEC) journal.

iCeGS Policy and Research e-briefing - October 2013

31 October 2013

This is the latest issue of the iCeGS e-briefing, keeping you up to date with the latest research and policy relating to career guidance, education, employment, skills.

Youth Guarantee Concept Note

22 October 2013

iCeGS Researcher Jo Hutchinson and Tibor Bors Borbély-Pecze from National Labour Office, Budapest have produced a Youth Guarantee Concept Note for the European Lifelong Guidance Policy Network (ELGPN).

iCeGS Policy & Research e-briefing September 2013

1 October 2013

This is the iCeGS monthly policy research and journal e-briefing relating to career guidance, education, employment, skills policy and research in the UK.

Ofsted Thematic Review and Government Action Plan: Policy Commentary

19 September 2013

iCeGS Visiting Professor, Tony Watts, has released the twenty-third Policy Commentary for Careers England entitled 'Ofsted Thematic Review and Government Action Plan'.

iCeGS Associate publishes new work on social pedagogy

2 September 2013

iCeGS Associate Shaun Morgan has published an article entitled 'Social Pedagogy within Key Worker Practice: Community Situated Support for Marginalised Youth' International Journal of Social Pedagogy 2(1). The work builds on Shaun's doctoral thesis which he undertook at the Centre and which is available in the UDORA archive.

iCeGS Policy & Research e-briefing July/August 2013

23 August 2013

This is the iCeGS monthly policy research and journal e-briefing relating to career guidance, education, employment, skills policy and research in the UK.

Training and Development for Economic Solutions in Manchester

24 July 2013

iCeGS has worked with Economic Solutions in Manchester, Prime contractors for the National Careers Service in the North West, for over five years supporting them in assessing workforce needs and developing strategies to address these.

iCeGS Sixteenth Annual Lecture video

17 July 2013

Dr Wendy Hirsh presented the Sixteenth iCeGS Annual Lecture on Tuesday 19 November 2013 in the Dovedale Suite at the University of Derby Kedleston Road site, Derby.

iCeGS Policy & Research e-briefing June 2013

1 July 2013

This is the iCeGS monthly policy research and journal e-briefing relating to career guidance, education, employment, skills policy and research in the UK.

iCeGS Policy & Research e-briefing May 2013

31 May 2013

This is the iCeGS monthly policy research and journal e-briefing relating to career guidance, education, employment, skills policy and research in the UK.

iCeGS Policy & Research e-briefing April 2013

30 April 2013

This is the iCeGS monthly policy research and journal e-briefing relating to career guidance, education, employment, skills policy and research in the UK.

iCeGS Policy & Research e-briefing March 2013

29 March 2013

This is the iCeGS monthly policy research and journal e-briefing relating to career guidance, education, employment, skills policy and research in the UK.

iCeGS e-briefing February 2013

28 February 2013

This is the iCeGS monthly policy research and journal e-briefing relating to career guidance, education, employment, skills policy and research in the UK.

iCeGS e-briefing January 2013

31 January 2013

This is the iCeGS monthly policy research and journal e-briefing relating to career guidance, education, employment, skills policy and research in the UK.

Nicki Moore has been awarded a Fellowship by the Institute of Career Guidance

8 January 2013

Nicki Moore (Lecturer in Career Development at iCeGS) has been awarded a Fellowship by the Institute of Career Guidance.

Nicki Moore has been awarded a Fellowship by the Higher Education Academy

8 January 2013

Nicki Moore has been awarded a Fellowship by the Higher Education Academy in recognition of her ability as a teacher and lecturer in the field of Careers Education and Guidance.

New book: What is Online Research?

1 January 2013

iCeGS staff Tristram Hooley and John Marriott together with Jane Wellens from Nottingham University have published a book called 'What is Online Research?: Using the Internet for Social Science Research' with Bloomsbury Academic.

Inquiring Teachers – Inquiring Learners Conference

29 May 2014

The University of Derby is hosting a conference on Wednesday 16 July, 10.00am–4.00pm at the Enterprise Centre, Derby, University of Derby. The focus of the conference is the dissemination of a series of action research projects which have been funded by the Education and Training Foundation.

Tristram Hooley publishes article in British Journal of Guidance and Counselling

30 May 2014

Head of iCeGS Tristram Hooley and Antony Richard Taylor (University of Hull) have recently published the article: Evaluating the impact of career management skills module and internship programme within a university business school.

Research into Public Health Careers

1 December 2014

The International Centre for Guidance Studies (iCeGS) is undertaking a research project to assess knowledge and understanding of public health careers and resources at the national level.

Report on letter writing skills commissioned by The Royal Mail released today

14 September 2015

Vanessa Dodd and Tristram Hooley have published the report, Getting it down on paper: the importance of letter writing for young peoples' employability.

Colleagues from Hong Kong Universities visit the International Centre for Guidance Studies

20 January 2016

The International Centre for Guidance Studies in the College of Education at the University of Derby have been hosting a study visit for ten academics from Hong Kong Universities this week.

Funded PhD opportunities at the University of Derby

26 January 2016

The University of Derby is recruiting an exceptional candidate to work on a proposed project titled, Investigating the Experiences of Young People with Special Educational Needs who have Applied for but been Refused an Education, Health and Care Plan. Professor Tristram Hooley will be supervising this project.

Research into careers resources in higher education

4 February 2016

iCeGS conducted a review for Barclays Life Skills on the resource needs of university careers services via an online survey.

Professor Tristram Hooley interviewed on the Mark Forrest Show

4 February 2016

Professor Tristram Hooley was on the Mark Forrest Show to discuss recent research on career image and graduate dress code.

Working Women in an Ageing Society

5 February 2016

There is a call for abstracts, presentations and posters for the first international conference on Working Women in an Ageing Society.

PhD studentship available in the College of Education

11 February 2016

A studentship opportunity has opened at the University of Derby College of Education to study schools’ strategies for addressing difficult and failed transitions to further learning and work.

Understanding career management skills: Findings from the first phase of the CMS LEADER project

12 February 2016

The International Centre for Guidance Studies recently completed a report outlining the findings from research into the needs and provision of career management skills (CMS) in six European Countries.

NICEC Call for Papers - Rethinking Career Development for a Globalised World

19 February 2016

The Fellows of the National Institute for Career Education and Counselling (NICEC) are delighted to invite you to contribute to a two day conference to be held on the 21st-22nd September 2016 in Derby.

Professor Tristram Hooley interviewed in the Career Guidance in Theory and Practice e-journal

22 February 2016

Professor Tristram Hooley was interviewed in the Slovakian e-journal, Career Guidance in Theory and Practice.

New Book - You're Hired - Job Hunting On-line, The Complete Guide

21 April 2016

New Book - "You're Hired - Job Hunting On-line, The Complete Guide". Co-authored by Professor Tristram Hooley, Professor Jim Bright and David Winter.

Dates for Your Diary 2016 - iCeGS Events between June and October 2016

25 April 2016

Dates for Your Diary in 2016 - iCeGS Events in 2016 that are taking place between June 2016 and October 2016

iCeGS commissioned by Careers Yorkshire and the Humber to evaluate its work under the government's 'inspiration agenda'.

9 May 2016

iCeGS commissioned by Careers Yorkshire and the Humber to evaluate its work under the government's 'inspiration agenda'.

7Cs The launch of new teacher resources to support the development of digital career literacy

12 May 2016

The launch of new teacher resources to support the development of digital career literacy - a new resource for teachers and career development practitioners. The resource will help them to enhance learners’ digital career literacy skills. The resources include lesson plans, worksheets and presentation slides based around the 7Cs of digital career literacy.

Graduate Market Trends - Spring 2016

12 May 2016

iCeGS News Item in Graduate Market Trends - Spring 2016

Publication of Jim Bright's Lecture and Paper

24 May 2016

iCeGS are pleased to announce the publication of Professor Jim Bright’s paper ‘The uncertain story of career development’ based on his inaugural lecture in November 2015 at the University of Derby. Jim Visiting Professor of Career Development at iCeGS.

Employability Framework Animation

2 June 2016

The animation presented by Andrew Marsh at the last Employability Framework Task Group is now available on the D2N2 website.

A Career in Careers Survey - iCeGS in partnership with the CDI is undertaking a Research Project

2 June 2016

iCeGS in partnership with the CDI is undertaking a research project to find out why career changers choose to work in the career development sector. Little is known about the career development workforce and we would like to better understand the enablers and barriers to attracting new people to our profession. We would value your thoughts on this topic, and all information will be anonymised.

iCeGS Annual Review 2015 - Available now

10 June 2016

iCeGS Annual Review for 2015 - Available now.

A new strategy for CEG in Schools - Paper by David Andrews

14 June 2016

A new strategy for CEG in Schools - Paper by David Andrews, Visiting Fellow at iCeGS.

Available now - World-class apprenticeship standards: Report and recommendations

16 June 2016

World-class apprenticeship standards: Report and recommendations

Work commissioned by the Skills Funding Agency undertaken in partnership between iCeGS and SQW

27 June 2016

SQW, in partnership with the International Centre for Guidance Studies (iCeGs) at the University of Derby, has been commissioned by the Skills Funding Agency to deliver a Best Practice Programme for the National Careers Service in England.

Dr Wendy Hirsh's Inaugural Lecture on 8th June 2016 - Video available now!

5 July 2016

Dr Wendy Hirsh's Inaugural Lecture on Wednesday 8th June 2016 - Video available now!

Available now: An exciting new book - Technology in Mental Health: Applications in Practice, Supervision and Training

12 July 2016

An exciting new book has just been released addressing the subject of the use of technology in mental health.

iCeGS Policy and Research e-briefing January – June 2016

18 July 2016

Highlights of the month

Available now: A new publication into the impact of social pedagogy training in Lincolnshire

1 September 2016

Available now: A new publication into the impact of social pedagogy training in Lincolnshire

Tony Watts Reader - Now available from Lulu

13 September 2016

Tony Watts Reader now available through Lulu - This single volume, edited by Professor Tristram Hooley of iCeGS and Lynne Barham is dedicated to anthologising his work in a way that is accessible to students, policy makers, researchers and practitioners and contains Watts’ most enduring and key writings about career guidance.

Introducing a new Masters in Careers Education and Coaching at iCeGS

13 September 2016

Introducing a new Masters in Careers Education and Coaching at the International Centre for Guidance Studies (incorporating the Qualification in Career Development)

Young Enterprise - Evaluating the impact of the Team Programme: New publication now available

15 September 2016

This report sets out the findings of the evaluation of the Team programme conducted by the International Centre for Guidance Studies at the University of Derby in 2016.

An evaluation of BookTrust additional needs resources

26 September 2016

An evaluation of BookTrust additional needs resources - Staff at Institute for Education and iCeGS at the University of Derby have been busy evaluating the BookTrusts resources for young people with additional needs.

iCeGS Policy and Research e-briefing August & September 2016

29 September 2016

iCeGS Policy and Research e-briefing August & September 2016

D2N2 LEP's Employability Framework Escalators

3 October 2016

As part of iCeGS' on-going work to support D2N2 LEP's Employability Framework, a series of 'escalators' were developed showing progression routes into a range of occupational sectors: Construction, Creative Industries, Food and Drink Manufacturing, Health and Social Care, Life Sciences, Low Carbon, Transport and Logistics, Transport Equipment Manufacturing, Visitor Economy.

Young people’s careers education and guidance in North Yorkshire

5 October 2016

Nicki Moore was invited to provide specialist input at the recent meeting of the Young People’s Overview and Scrutiny Committee for North Yorkshire County Council on 30th September 2016. The event was called so that elected Council Members could understand how people and organisations in North Yorkshire support young people through the transition from education into the workforce.

About Digital Career Management Skills - Resources available now....

25 October 2016

Digital career management skills have evolved from the concept of digital career literacy introduced by Tristram Hooley, Professor of Career Education in 2012. Hooley suggests that the internet is shifting the context within which individuals pursue and develop their careers. Resources available include: Classroom resource, on-line resources, training courses.

iCeGS Annual Lecture held on Wednesday 26th October 2016

27 October 2016

Message from Dr Deborah Robinson, Director of the Institute of Education (Acting) about the iCeGS Annual Lecture that took place on Wednesday 26th October 2016 at University of Derby, Kedleston Road.

Job Advertisement - Associate Professor (Education), iCeGS, Institute of Education

31 October 2016

The International Centre for Guidance Studies (iCeGS) is looking to recruit an Associate Professor to lead the development of research and consultancy work relating to career and/or the relationship between education and work.

New Book Available Now: CPD for the Career Development Professional

31 October 2016

New Book Available Now - CPD for the Career Development Professional: A Handbook for Enhancing Practice. Authored by Siobhan Neary and Claire Johnson.

iCeGS Policy and Research e-briefing October 2016

3 November 2016

iCeGS Policy and Research e-briefing October 2016

National CEIAG in Schools Conference 2016

15 November 2016

National CEIAG in Schools Conference 2016 - On 10th and 11th November David Andrews, Visiting Fellow at iCeGS, led his 19th annual ‘CEIAG in Schools’ conference in York.

Developing a new generation of careers leaders

21 November 2016

We have just published an evaluation of the Teach First Careers and Employability Initiative. I think that this was a very important development as it took some of the thinking that we’d done in the Teachers and Careers report from 2015 and developed a CPD programme to make it a reality.

Kent Coastal Challenge Project Report Published

23 November 2016

The project report for the Kent Coastal Challenge project has now been published. The project which was funded by Kent County Council encompassed a survey of career education provision in coastal schools in Kent and an in-depth case study of four schools in Thanet.

Educaweb Award received by iCeGS PhD Student at IAEVG Conference in Madrid

24 November 2016

The Educaweb International award is for applied educational and career guidance and aims to promote innovative practice within the field. Annemarie Oomen’s research explores 'Can career teachers/leaders support parents in helping their child'?