Here are the three featured resources
A whole-college approach to achieving success
Delivering good career guidance successfully will require a whole- college approach. It is critical that it is embedded both strategically and operationally, so we have worked with Further Education colleges and Sixth Form centres to produce this guide to support you to do this.
Ambition. Our Region. Your Future.
This pack, and the film that goes with it, will help you to understand more about key sectors and careers in each one.
Apprenticeships Pack for Parents
Learning about apprenticeships can be daunting, so here are some of the key facts you need to know to begin to help you child to explore the opportunities available to them.
Connecting Students and Employers
MyKindaFuture is an award winning Social Enterprise that exists to give every young person equal power and opportunity to kickstart their career and shape their future, We work with thousanfs of schools, colleges and universities to connect students to employers who are looking for their next generation of talent. We will work with you to build your student's aspirations, knowledge and networks and inspire them to embark on an exciting career journey. And, because we're a social enterprise, it is all entirely free.
COVID-19 Free training and development opportunities for tourism employees
Want to learn a new skill while at home? We know lockdown has made life difficult for many of us, but if you can find the time, grab this opportunity to build up your existing skillset and discover new talents.
Gateshead College and Newcastle College is offering a range of online courses to help you develop. Visit the website to fnd out more.
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Create Talent: Online Tutoring
Keep your kids stimulated and LEARNING whilst at home during COVID-19 lockdown.
In response to government guidance in the midst of the Coronavirus outbreak, Create Talent Ltd have launched our online tutoring programme to support parents and their children who are not currently attending school. We appreciate some schools have launched great efforts to move teaching online but some parents and children may still need support.
Creating a long-term careers programme
Ruth Thornber shares how Fellside Primary School is creating a long-term careers programme. Find out more about the North East Ambition Good Careers Guidance Primary Pilot at www.northeastambition.co.uk.
Destinations of KS4 and 16 to 18 (KS5) students
Data on key stage 4 (KS4) and 16 to 18 (KS5) students going into apprenticeship, education and employment destinations.
Disability Rights UK
Factsheets and guides to assist disabled students with higher education and apprenticeships.
East Durham College Virtual Tour
Take this online virtual tour to look round East Durham College facilities.
The tour uses the same system as Google Street View, so just navigate round the College as you would using that. You can also click on the Map button on the left to see floor plans and click on those to go straight to the area you’d like to look at. Enjoy!
Take the tour
EDT services for schools and colleges
See what EDT has to offer for schools and colleges.
Education and Training Foundation: SEND
A collection of various SEND resources and links.
Education Resource - Stem Learning
STEM Learning is the largest provider of STEM education and careers support to schools, colleges and other groups working with young people across the UK. The National STEM Learning Centre provide teachers, school technicians and others working with young people with funded placements in the work place; access to free of charge, curated curriculum resources, STEM Ambassadors; STEM Clubs support; and a wide range of engaging activities with proven impact on outcomes for young people.
STEMNET are part of STEM Learning nationally and the STEM hubs locally. They provide STEM Ambassadors (employees from organisations that use STEM) to support schools and colleges in a variety of creative and engaging ways.
Educational Resources - Gov.uk
This is a central government resource that hosts government publications including statutory guidance on careers education and a database of course available at 14-19 year of age.
Educational Resources - Unifrog
Unifrog seeks to bring into one place every university course, apprenticeship, and college course in the UK, as well as other opportunities, such as School Leaver Programmes and MOOCs. The platform allows students to record what they're good at and write their CVs and Personal Statements. Teachers can give their students feedback and write references.
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.