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Information, Advice and Guidance

Information, Advice and Guidance

Kidderminster College is committed to providing free, impartial, high quality Information, Advice and Guidance that enables learners and potential learners to make well informed decisions, plans and manage their progression through learning and work.

How can we help?

The Learner Services Advisers can you with pre-entry information and advice on courses and entry requirements and information on funding available for FE and HE courses.  We have trained and experience Career Advisers who can help you with:

Parents are also welcome to contact the Careers Advisers about the support available for their child and in explaining possible progression opportunities.

You can contact the Careers Advisers on 01562 512025 or email Careers@kidderminster.ac.uk

Careers Education, Guidance and Skills Policy

To read our policy click here

The Gatsby Benchmarks

Kidderminster College is working towards embedding the following Gatsby Eight Benchmarks:

  1. A stable careers programme
  2. Learning from Career and Labour market information
  3. Addressing the needs of each pupil
  4. Linking curriculum learning with careers
  5. Encounters with employers and employees
  6. Experiences of workplaces
  7. Encounters with further and higher education providers
  8. Personal guidance

 

For further information about the Benchmarks see the following links:

Benchmarks for young people in colleges – Good Career Guidance:

http://www.gatsby.org.uk/uploads/education/final-0099-gcg-college-booklet-a5-4pp-rgb-aw1.pdf

 

Career Education Programme

View the Careers Education Programme here