An economic evaluation of the National Careers Service

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The National Careers Service is a nationally branded careers and skills advice service that is available free to adults and young people in England. The aims of this project were to undertake similar analysis to that completed in 2012 for the Next Step service, including: (1) conducting a detailed analysis of employment and learning outcomes for National Careers Service customers; and (2) addressing the issues raised within the previous study and coming up with ways to overcome and answer them, in particular how to improve the comparison group - the analysis compared the outcomes of...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Career development; Evaluation; Economics; Employment; Outcomes

Keywords: Program evaluation; Economic impact; Career guidance; Unemployed; Client satisfaction; Employment service; Employability; Outcomes of education and training

Geographic subjects: Great Britain; Europe

Published: Manchester, England: Department for Education, 2017

Physical description: 128 p.

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Related items: TD/TNC 110.246

ISBN: 9781781057407

The report of the 2012 analysis, 'An exploratory evaluation of the Next Step service', is indexed in VOCEDplus at TD/TNC 110.246.

Resource type: Report

Rights: Crown copyright 2017

Call number: TD/TNC 128.113

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