Careers in Initial Teacher Education (CITE)
Access a package of CPD sessions and classroom activities for primary school teachers to provide careers teaching ideas.
Our Region, Your Future. Video Resource
The film to accompany the resource pack will help you to understand more about key sectors and careers in each one.
Virtual encounters with entrepreneurs
Help children and young people experience real, local role models of entrepreneurs through our KS1, KS2, and KS3 presentations.
School and College Governance
Inspiring Governance is the national online matchmaking service which connects skilled volunteers interested in serving as governors and trustees with schools and colleges. It provides free, expert support for volunteers and governing bodies, as well as for employers wanting to run programmes for their staff serving as governors.
School Inspection Handbook
Ofsted provides guidance on Guidance on how it will inspect the quality and impact of provision with this handbook. The handbook sets out what inspectors must do and what schools can expect, and provides guidance for inspectors on making their judgements. It describes the main activities undertaken by inspectors conducting inspections of schools in England under section 5 of the Education Act 2005. It also sets out the judgements that inspectors will make and on which they will report.
School Leavers Programme
At AllAboutSchoolLeavers, our mission is clear: we help school leavers get jobs and understand the career paths available to them. We provide everything from current apprenticeships and school leaver programme opportunities, to the latest school leaver job news, and advice to help guide you on your career journey.
Schools and Colleges Support
We can help you to improve your school's careers provision and prepare your students for their futures.
SEND code of practice
Guidance on the special educational needs and disability (SEND) system for children and young people aged 0 to 25, from 1 September 2014.
Skills to Succeed
The Skills to Succeed Academy, delivered by Accenture is a free, highly interactive, online training programme which helps disadvantaged young people, aged 15 - 24, build skills and confidence to make career choices and develop the key employability skills.
Speakers for Schools
Speakers for Schools are excited to present their weekly Broadcast schedule! This schedule will be updated regularly and talks will be targeted to different age groups and is accessible via the links below. The Inspiration Team will host these events a few times a term for students to attend at home.
To view anonymously, click the on Broadcast link in the schedule below and select: (Watch on the web instead > Join anonymously). Watch how to join the Broadcast
Tips on participating in the Broadcast
To access the talks, links should be opened in a browser that is not Internet Explorer and students should join the live event anonymously, there is no need to create a login.
Students wishing to see subtitles for the broadcast can turn on via the panel on the right hand side of the screen.
Further guidance on how to access talks can be found here.
Questions for speakers can be submitted via Q+A Function during the talk which will be made live for students to submit questions. The questions submitted will be moderated by a member of the SFS team and approved if relevant.
Should schools and educators wish to ask students to complete their Student Activity Sheet that can be viewed and downloaded here.
Any questions at all, please don’t hesitate to contact them on: [email protected]
The Start Profile is a free careers programme for young people brought to you by U Explore.
Careers guidance and access for education and training providers.
T Levels guide for Teachers and Careers Advisers
The Department for Education T Levels team have created this helpful new T Levels guide for Teachers and Careers Advisers.
Tackling stereotypical thinking
Nicola Roberts from Hetton Lyons Primary School discusses ways of tackling stereotypical thinking when it comes to careers. Visit www.northeastambition.co.uk for more information and resources.
HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has developed Tax Facts as an accessible and free resource, to simplify the teaching of how public money is raised and spent. The teaching pack includes four suggested lesson plans but you can also use the material flexibly and customise it to fit your personal teaching style and the amount of time available.
We have compiled a directory of useful links to organisations, information, products and programmes that schools and employers can use to achieve their North East Ambition. This is searchable by benchmark and key stage.