Welcome to the Careers Education community
This community is for anyone involved in delivering careers education to HE students and graduates, both inside and outside the curriculum. It is intended as a forum for the exchange of ideas and views and will promote good practice.
Heads of higher education careers services report a healthy graduate job market in 2016, despite challenges of Brexit
Around 70% of respondents to the Annual AGCAS Graduate Labour Market and Student Engagement Survey reported an increase in graduate vacancies and saw the market as generally more buoyant than the previous year.
As 2016 draws to a close we have compiled a list of some of the scheduled events that AGCAS will be hosting in the new year. This is by no means a complete list, however, it gives a flavour of ju...
The winner of the 2016 AGCAS Outstanding Newcomer Award is Craig Phillips, Career Consultant at The University of Edinburgh. Despite having only started his career in HE 20 months ago...
- Nominations open for TARGETjobs AGCAS award 2017
- Isla Fay wins the 2016 John Roberts Memorial Prize
- Disabled graduates' labour market prospects better than assumed, finds AGCAS report
- AGCAS Resources Survey 2016: snapshot of HE careers services
- AGCAS South East Practitioner’s Conference
- AGCAS Awards for Excellence: 2016 shortlists announced
- First-Year Student Careers and Employability Survey Report
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Stop and Measure the Roses
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 ›
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.
AGCAS members can also pick the brains of other careers professionals through the AGCAS Careers Education LinkedIn Group.
People to contact
If you'd like to talk to other AGCAS members about topics related to this community, contact the AGCAS Careers Education Task Group.
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This four-day residential course, delivered in two blocks, is intended to enhance the understanding of the key issues and influences impacting on careers...
This one-day course will provide all information specialists with the opportunity to explore and synthesise different theoretical perspectives and to f...