Shrewsbury Life Ready Work Ready Conference

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Shrewsbury Town Football Club

Oteley Road

Shrewsbury

SY2 6ST

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A conference to share best practice and knowledge on the importance of business / school engagement

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Funded by the European Social Fund, Shropshire and Telford & Wrekin Councils are delighted to be hosting the first of 2 Life Ready Work Ready conferences. The conference aims to bring careers leaders, head teachers, governors and businesses to share best practice on careers engagement, network and learn from others.

We are delighted to announce that our headline guest speaker will be Ian Smith, Lead Inspector for OFSTED, who will be talking about the importance of the careers strategy and the impact this will have on education and the world of work.

You will also hear from a range of guest speakers from Education and Business who will talk about their involvement and experiences so far.

There will also be a market place of providers who will be able to showcase the additional support that they are able to offer within schools and how other businesses can also get involved.

Agenda for this Event -

1:00pm Lunch / Market Place networking

1:30pm Councillor’s welcome

Key Note Speech - Lead Ofsted Inspector’s update on the inspecting of careers education and guidance provision in schools and colleges - Ian Smith

Enterprise Adviser perspective

School perspective

2:45pm Tea/Coffee Break / Market Place networking

Employer perspective

SEND perspective

Changes in the education landscape

LMI / Growth areas

Q&A Panel

Awards + Close (LA Director)

4:30pm Market Place networking

5:00pm Finish

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Shrewsbury Town Football Club

Oteley Road

Shrewsbury

SY2 6ST

United Kingdom

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