60,000 Post 16 students without a placement

It is of no surprise to me that despite the participation age raised to 18 there remains 60,000 young people who were not placed in education or training in 2018 (DfE figures).   For Derby City 13% did not receive an education or training place. It is crucial that we...
‘Let’s Talk Careers’ in Primary Schools

‘Let’s Talk Careers’ in Primary Schools

We have made some real progress this week and welcomed our partnership with DANCOP to support students into the next transition of their education. We are also delighted that we are now transferring the work that we have undertaken in secondary schools and are...
A message from our CEO

A message from our CEO

We are delighted with the progress we are making in our schools. It is very important to Careerstorch that we continue to keep the quality of the advice and guidance we deliver of the very highest quality. Despite the well documented cuts in schools we are encouraged that the service we are offering is still being placed as a high priority moving forward.

Making Career Guidance Add Up

Making Career Guidance Add Up

Sir Adrian Smith’s recent review of post 16 mathematics has called on the Department of Education to improve careers provision. There is also a recognition that although there have been improvements in providing impartial advice and guidance there is still work to be...
University Tuition Fees

University Tuition Fees

There is speculation around whether tuition fees are going to go up or down. With a reduction in students applying for university, this will certainly be an issue that our current sixth formers will be following very closely. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-41308396