Guidance

16 to 19 study programmes: work experience

Guidance on post-16 work experience for education and training providers.

Documents

Work experience readiness checklist

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Detail

This applies to the 2015 to 2016 and 2016 to 2017 academic years and is for:

  • school leaders
  • school staff

It applies to all providers of 16 to 19 education, including:

  • local-authority-maintained schools
  • local authorities
  • sixth-form colleges
  • further education colleges

It is also relevant to organisations providing traineeships for those aged 16 to 24.

It brings together existing guidance on the provision of post-16 work experience from the Education Funding Agency (EFA), Ofsted and the Health and Safety Executive (HSE).