Welcome to the Employability community
If you deliver careers information, advice and guidance AND you'd like to be better equipped to help clients make informed choices about employability or have ideas you'd like to share with others, this AGCAS web community is for you.
AGCAS Executive Director update: strategy and policy work (June 2016)
As I write, I know many members are still adjusting to the period of uncertainty and change that we are now entering. As careers professionals, I also know that members' focus will be on supporting and advising students and graduates during this period of transition. Following consultation with AGCAS heads of service, the AGCAS Board has published its response to the AGCAS referendum.
Following last week's EU referendum outcome, the role of AGCAS member services in providing high-quality information, advice and guidance to students and graduates, and delivering support ...
The latest edition of Phoenix, the AGCAS journal, is now available. The June 2016 issue focuses on graduate attributes, with articles outlining the various ways that HE careers and em...
- STEP to launch National Internship Week (27 June - 1 July)
- Be More - making graduate attributes meaningful at Keele
- Helping PhD students articulate their skills to employers
- What's the use of an attributes list?
- Playing tag: keeping track of graduate attributes
- Aligning graduate attributes with careers practice at BCU
- AGCAS Executive Director update: consultations and reports (May 2016)
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Graduate Employability: What do employers think and want?
This report is the conclusion of a pilot study of nearly 250 employers by i-graduate on behalf of The Council for Industry and Higher Education (CIHE). Covering large, medium and small employers, t... More details ›
Exchanging views and ideas
All AGCAS members can exchange views and ideas by submitting news articles to this website and contributing to the discussions that follow many articles.
You can also pick the brains of other careers professionals through the EMPLOYABILITY-DEVELOPMENT discussion list (click on 'subscribe' to join). Though not an AGCAS-owned list, it's a list that many AGCAS members subscribe to.
People to contact
Student Enterprise Development Manager
University of East Anglia
Closing Date: July 8, 2016
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The inaugural AGCAS Research Conference will showcase the work of the AGCAS Research Group and disseminate research of direct relev...
A one-day session for careers and employability professionals supporting clients through the early stages of the graduate recruitment process. This int...
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