Welcome to the Careers Advice and Guidance community
This community is for anyone interested in careers advice and guidance in an HE context. It is intended as a forum for sharing and discussing theory and good practice, as well as a signpost to resources and events of interest.
Peer-to-peer mentoring across education programmes
Adele Merrison, Careers Consultant at the University of the West of England (UWE), describes the mentoring project she set up across education programmes at the university. The project aimed to improve UWE students' applications for teaching posts, at the same time as providing HE work experience for UWE Qualification in Careers Guidance (QCG) students.
Jenny Blakesley, AGCAS Vice President and Director of Careers at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), was recently a guest on Radio 4's You and Yours. The pro...
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Who we are and where we are
Future fit: Preparing graduates for the world of work
This report from CBI and UUK highlights the role HE institutions (including, but not exclusively, through their careers services), employers and government can play in giving students the b... 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.
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Careers Consultant, Postgraduate (fixed term)
Closing Date: January 1, 2014
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This one-day course is designed to help registrants studying the distance learning Career Development Theories module of the MA, PG Diploma, PG Certif...
How often do you find yourself repeating the same advice on CVs, interviews, or using Prospects Planner over and over to individual students?