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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.

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  • Professional development at New College of the Humanities

    AGCAS welcomed New College of the Humanities as a new member service in February 2014. Based in London, it is a small college that opened in 2012. Director of Professional Development, Swatee Jasoria, outlines their professional development programme, which is designed to teach skills and foster behaviours that create greater productivity and job satisfaction.

  • AGCAS appoints new ALO for the RTPI

    AGCAS is pleased to announce that Jackie Leyland, Careers Adviser at the University of Liverpool, is the new AGCAS liaison officer (ALO) for the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI). Jackie will...

  • HECSU seeking bursary case studies

    From 1 August 2014, the Higher Education Careers Services Unit (HECSU) will be managing the administration process for the HECSU bursary, which members can apply for to fund their AGCAS/The Univ...

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Stop and Measure the Roses investigates the ways in which some university careers services measure their effectiveness and success. The research is funded by HECSU as part of PROP (Putting Resea... More details ›

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Diagnosing Client Need, Warwick

A one-day course for staff moving into initial client contact work or wanting to review current practice in their role.

30 Apr 2014

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Tiers 2 & 5 of the Points-based System for International Students, Manchester

This AGCAS North West regional training session will cover the changes to Tiers 2 & 5 of the points-based system for international students.

08 May 2014

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Events Calendar

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09 April

  1. Get up to speed on teacher training, York

10 April

  1. Introduction to Advice, Warwick

14 April to 15 April

  1. Introduction to Guidance Interviewing, Warwick

29 April

  1. RISE Sheffield Webinar Briefing for Careers Services

30 April

  1. Diagnosing Client Need, Warwick

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