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Selby College matrix Reaccreditation

After successfully holding the matrix Standard since 2004, Selby College have once again been successful in their reaccreditation.  They have maintained their high standards of information, advice and guidance through continual improvement and monitoring focussing on leadership and management. Key comments from Assessment Services assessor, Susan Smith were, ‘Key strengths in leadership of an effective and supportive IAG service throughout the college – a sense of mission and purpose is evident across the whole of Selby College such that students are

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London Ambitions: Shaping a Careers Offer for Every Young Londoner

London Ambitions: Shaping a Careers Offer for Every Young Londoner – Next Step Plans Webinar Monday 9th May 2016 at 2pm Presented by Dr. Deirdre Hughes, OBE Join us for our 1 hour webinar presented by Dr. Deirdre Hughes, OBE which is designed to bring those interested in IAG developments fully up-to-date with the latest implementation plans underway across London in shaping a new careers offer for young people.  It is recommended participants read this report, published in June 2015, in advance of the webinar.

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The matrix Standard assessment described by Rising Star (Zenith People)

Angela Anderson, Managing Director of Rising Star (Zenith People) describes her expectations of the matrix assessment, benefits and their next steps. Rising Star, sister brand of Zenith People, is a recruitment business totally focussed on helping young people find employment. Whatever your career aspirations and whatever your starting point, we’ll help you map out the steps you need to take to achieve your employment goals.

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Tomorrows People share their journey to matrix Standard accreditation

Steve Swan, Business Director of Tomorrow’s People share his thoughts on the matrix Standard and the accreditation process. Tomorrows People vision is to break the cycle of unemployment and dependency in deprived communities throughout the UK.  They transform lives by ‘re-skilling’ long-term unemployed people so that they can find and keep a job.

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Great Yarmouth Refugee & Outreach Support gain the matrix Standard

Great Yarmouth Refugee & Outreach Support (GYROS) is a registered charity which provide Information, Advice and Guidance to migrant workers; specialising in Immigration, Housing and Debt. They provide training and workshops in a wide variety of areas to support newcomers and the migrant community settle and integrate into the local community. Training and workshops include ESOL, Healthy Living, Arts and Crafts, Self-employment, Employability, CVs and many more. ‘We are really proud to have been reaccredited today. It also ensures that

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Capturing the Moment- C&K Careers

Three years ago C&K Careers invested in training me to become a matrix Standard Internal Champion. During our recent Accreditation Review, I was able to work alongside the Assessor in planning the programme and conducting some of the interviews; “We found that through acquiring a deep understanding and involvement in the Standard, coupled with our all-year round commitment to it, we could bring even more rigour to the whole Assessment journey and so benefit  our company”   “Having an Internal

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