Departmental advice for all post-16 education and training providers on post-16 work experience.
This departmental advice applies to the 2014 to 2015 and 2015 to 2016 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).