When it comes to the future careers of the young people in Cornwall, the creative industries offer opportunities that don’t immediately spring to mind.
The Secretary of State for education has announced the expansion of a successful model helping to transform careers education around the country.
Careers Hub Cornwall & Isles of Scilly has recently launched their new website, which will help join the dots between business and education.
Schools and colleges in Cornwall and Isles of Scilly are benefiting from improvements to careers education, according to national data.
The numbers of young people getting work experience while still studying has declined. In fact, it’s reduced from 43% in 1997 to 21% in 2017.
Sixteen months on from the launch of the careers strategy there is a real buzz of excitement about careers, insists the skills minister
Students from across Cornwall had the opportunity to explore their future job opportunities recently at the largest single day careers event in the southwest.
Children across Cornwall are being inspired about future careers thanks to a network of business volunteers working in local schools