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Work Experience Guide for students

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Work Experience Guide for Parents

This document provides information for parents / guardians of young people who will be undertaken work experience organised through the Business Education Partnership.

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Online Work Experience - Student Guide

This document ptovides guidance for students on how to use the online work experience system. Students will need to obtain a PIN number from their school before using the system.
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The work-related learning guide - first edition

This guide is intended to provide people with a good understanding of work-related learning. It is aimed at everyone involved – young people and their parents or carers, employers, schools and colleges, and the Education Business Partnership Organisations that help to make it happen.

Young Apprenticeships for 14 to 16 year olds: Information for parents and guardians

This publication provides information for parents and guardians about Young Apprenticeships. Case studies are used to explain what a Young Apprenticeship involves.

Young Apprenticeships for 14 to 16 year olds- Information for pupils

This publication provides information for pupils about Young Apprenticeships. Case studies are used to explain what a Young Apprenticeship involves.

The Diploma: Young Person's Guide - Year 11

This leaflet is aimed at Year 11 students and gives an overview of what the Diploma is, and how it works. All Diplomas will ensure students get an excellent grounding in English, maths, IT user skills and personal, learning and thinking skills.

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Initial Consent Form - click image to download

Own Placement Form - click image to download

Work Experience Manual for School Coordinators

This document provides guidance to Redbridge and Havering School Work Experience Coordinators on the work experience process developed by the Business Education Partnerships.

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Work Experience - A guide for secondary schools

This booklet provides information and guidance for work experience co-ordinators and teachers involved in work placements during Key Stage 4.

The work-related learning guide - first edition

This guide is intended to provide people with a good understanding of work-related learning. It is aimed at everyone involved – young people and their parents or carers, employers, schools and colleges, and the Education Business Partnership Organisations that help to make it happen.

Work-related learning and the law

This document is for use by all those with an interest in work-related learning for Key Stage 4 pupils. It is intended for senior managers and governors in schools and colleges, for teachers responsible for coordinating work-related learning activities, and for schools’/colleges’ partners in the local community such as training providers and employers.

The Diploma: What all teachers need to know

This leaflet, aimed at teachers, provides an overview of The Diploma. Diplomas are two-year courses aimed at 14 to 19 year olds, which are being introduced in schools and colleges from autumn 2008.

Young Apprenticeship Programme for 14- to 16-year-olds - National requirements for participation in the programme: A guide for schools

This guide, aimed at secondary education professionals, sets out the national requirements for schools that are participating in the third cohort of the Young Apprenticeship programme for 14 to 16 year olds.

London Borough of Redbridge: Work Experience Placement Guidelines

This publication sets out the London Borough of Redbridge policy and processes for providing work experience placements.

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Work Experience Guide for employers

This document provides employers with all the information you need to provide a safe learning environment for young people on work experience in Havering and Redbridge. It also explains the work experience process followed in Havering and Redbridge.

Work Experience - A guide for employers

This publication provides practical advice and guidance to employers on the organisation of work experience. It includes information on their legal responsibilities, insurance and health and safety issues of work experience.

The work-related learning guide - first edition

This guide is intended to provide people with a good understanding of work-related learning. It is aimed at everyone involved – young people and their parents or carers, employers, schools and colleges, and the Education Business Partnership Organisations that help to make it happen.

Building on the Best: Final Report and Implementation Plan of 14-19 Work Related Learning

This report is intended for all key stakeholders involved in working with employers in the delivery of opportunities for work-related learning.

The Diploma: Information for employers

This link will take you to the employer section of the Department for Children, Schools and Families website

Young Apprenticeships for 14 to 16 year olds: A guide for employers

This leaflet explains how the Young Apprenticeships programme works and the benefits to employers of offering Young Apprenticeships to pupils within their business.

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