LCR Careers Hub: Gatsby Benchmark Guides
May 19th 2022

LCR Careers Hub: Gatsby Benchmark Guides

The Gatsby Benchmarks are a framework of guidelines that define the best careers provision in schools and colleges.

This series of guides from the Liverpool City Region Careers Hub provides the latest information and statutory guidance on the Gatsby Benchmarks.

Every young person needs high-quality career guidance to make informed decisions about their future. Good career guidance is a necessity for social mobility: those young people without significant social capital or home support to draw upon have the most to gain from high-quality career guidance.” Gatsby Charitable Foundation.

The Gatsby Benchmarks are:

1. A stable careers programme
2. Learning from career and labour market information
3. Addressing the needs of each pupil
4. Linking curriculum learning to careers
5. Encounters with employers and employees
6. Experiences of workplaces
7. Encounters with further and higher education
8. Personal guidance

Take a look at the guides here.

Updated: Gatsby BM7 Guide

This guide offers guidance on how to fully achieve Benchmark 7 and includes a list of local training providers and their contact details. You can find the updated guide here.

Discover more on the LCR Careers Hub website.

Gatsby Benchmarks: Subject Resources – My Learning My Future

All About STEM (All About Futures) partner with Growth Platform, Career Connect, Sefton EBP, St Helens Chamber, Shaping Futures, Wirral Chamber and the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority as the Careers and Enterprise Company Career Hub for the Liverpool City Region.

‘Connecting schools and colleges with employers and careers program providers, to create meaningful encounters for pupils with the world of work.’

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