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Careers guidance: statutory requirements

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updated on 8 January 2018
School types: All · School phases: Secondary, 16 Plus
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What are the statutory requirements for careers guidance? In this article, we summarise schools’ responsibilities with regards to providing independent careers advice, as outlined in Department for Education guidance. You will also find an explanation of what counts as independent careers advice.

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  1. 1 Duty to provide careers guidance
  2. 2 Schools’ responsibilities
  3. 3 Definition of ‘independent’ careers guidance

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