Gatsby Benchmark


Good career guidance is critical if young people are to raise their aspirations and capitalise on the opportunities available to them.

The eight Gatsby benchmarks of Good Career Guidance...

A stable careers programme

Learning from career and labour market information

Addressing the needs of each pupil

Linking curriculum learning to careers


Encounters with employers and employees

Experiences of workplaces

Encounters with further and higher education

Personal guidance



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