November 12th 2019 | Central London

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Agenda

Time

Session

9.30

Registration, refreshments and networking

10.00

Chair's Introduction

Chair: Katharine Horler OBE, Chair, Careers England (Confirmed)

10.10

Keynote address and Q&A

10.40

Headline sponsor address 

11.00

An update of careers education in England​

  • The role of the Careers Enterprise Company in 2019/2020
  • Meeting the 2020 Careers Strategy goals

Speaker: John Yarham, Deputy CEO, The Careers & Enterprise Company (Confirmed)

11.20

Refreshments and networking

11.50

Understanding the changes to the Ofsted framework

  • What the changes mean for your organisation in practice
  • What you need to do to prepare for the new inspections

12.20

The progress of Careers Hubs since their 2018 launch

  • Developing a shared vision to improve the outcomes for young people in your area
  • Tools and strategies for monitoring and adapting collaboratively to ensure the Gatsby Benchmarks are met

Speaker: Angela Moore, Black Country Careers Hub Manager (Confirmed)

Speaker: Gerarde Manley, Leicester & Leicestershire Careers Hub (Confirmed)

13.00

Lunch and networking

13.50

Chair's afternoon remarks

Chair: Steve Stewart OBE, Executive Director, Careers England (Confirmed)

13:55

Co-Sponsorship address

Speaker: Senior Representative, Unifrog (Confirmed)

14.10

Delivering an exceptional careers service​

  • Tips on engaging with young people and suporting them throughout the careers service into employment
  • Techniques to involve employers in the service to better understand current and potential future career opportunities

Speaker: Sandra Cheyne, Career Management Skills Policy and Professional Practise Manager, Skills Development Scotland (Confirmed)

Speaker: Senior Representative, Careers Wales (Confirmed)

Speaker: Senior Representative, Unifrog (Confirmed)

15:00

Refreshments and networking

15.20

Delivering the Gatsby Benchmarks

Speaker: Sir John Holman, Senior Adviser, The Gatsby Foundation (Confirmed)

15.50

The Quality in Careers Standard in 2019

  • Ensuring your careers programme meets the requirements
  • Key objectives your organisation should prioritise to secure the Standard

Speaker: Paul Chubb, Director, Quality in Careers Standard (Confirmed)

16.10

Realising your careers goals

  • Lessons learnt in providing a careers service that achieves all eight Gatsby Benchmarks
  • Tools and techniques to overcome challenges in engagement with students and organisations

Speaker: Mrs Pippa Gibbs, Head of Careers and HE, Oakham School (Confirmed)

16:30

Chair's closing remarks

Chair: Steve Stewart OBE, Executive Director, Careers England (Confirmed)

Please note that all speakers and the agenda are subject to change without notice