HOE uses the Gatsby Benchmarks to continuously evaluate and improve the careers provision in place.

 

The Eight Gatsby Benchmarks for Good Careers Guidance are:.

 

Benchmark Current Compass Assessment National picture
1 A stable careers programme

94% 

HOE has an embedded programme of career education and guidance with discrete lessons, known and understood by students, parents, teachers, governors and employers.

21%
2 Learning from career and LMI

100%

Students, and their parents, have access to up-to-date information about local study options and labour market opportunities, as well as independent guidance from an informed adviser.

45%
3 Addressing the needs of each student

90% 

Students receive a personalised career programme that is differentiated to their needs and is responsive to their current situation, time with HOE, and previous careers experience, supported  by baseline assessments.

20%
4 Linking curriculum learning to careers

87%

The relevance of curriculum learning is explicitly linked to skills and knowledge in careers wherever it is appropriate and possible.

38%
5 Encounters with employers and employees

100%

Multiple opportunities to learn from employers about the world of work, employment and valued skills are regularly provided.

52%
6 Experiences of workplace

75% 

Currently VR experiences have been provided to students, with plans to support students into workplaces, once we are able to.

47%
7 Encounters with further education

79% 

Students and parents have access to online experiences and arrangements for virtual encounters are organised, with individual students and parents being provided with links. 

21%
8 Personal guidance

100% 

Prospects provide independent guidance interviews as and when students require it.

57%

 

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