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  1. Aspire-International

    The UK Euroguidance Centre function is provide by Aspire-International (formerly known as Careers Euriope), a division of Aspire-i, the largest provider of careers guidance in the Yorkshire and Humber region. Acting as a national resource centre it provides a range of services to UK Guidance Professionals on the subject of European and International Careers Information. Access to Careers Europe’s information is available through Careers Service Companies, Universities, Colleges and Schools, other Guidance Agencies and public information points e.g. libraries. ...

    Category: Contacts Location: United Kingdom
  2. UK NEC, UK NARIC

    Europass helps individuals highlight their abilities in an effective way. It promotes the mobility of individuals throughout Europe by removing barriers to working, studying or training in Europe. It is free and enables people to present their competences, skills and qualifications in a clear way.Europass consists of five documents that help potential employers, educational establishments and training providers understand which subjects have been studied, what training has been completed or how much experience has been gained working. It also records non-formal learning and language skills. ...

    Category: Contacts Location: United Kingdom
  3. Eurodesk in United Kingdom

    Eurodesk UK is a free information service on European work, study, travel and volunteering opportunities. ...

    Category: Contacts Location: United Kingdom
  4. Education system description at Eurypedia for United Kingdom (England)

    Central government has overall responsibility for the education system in England but responsibility for the education service is decentralised, lying with local authorities, voluntary providers, including churches, and the governing bodies of education institutions. Overall responsibility for the education service in England lies with two departments of the UK Government: the Department for Education (DfE) and the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS). ...

    Category: Moving to a country Location: United Kingdom
  5. Education system description at Eurypedia for United Kingdom (Northern Ireland)

    The Northern Ireland Government has overall responsibility for the education system in Northern Ireland but responsibility for the provision of education is decentralised, lying with the local education and library boards, voluntary providers including churches, the governing bodies of educational institutions and the teaching profession. The Department of Education (DE) is responsible for the central administration of pre-primary, primary and secondary education and the youth service. The Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) advises the Department of Education, monitors standards and awards qualifications. ...

    Category: Moving to a country Location: United Kingdom
  6. Education system description at Eurypedia for United Kingdom (Scotland)

    The Cabinet Secretary for Education and Lifelong Learning has overall responsibility for Scottish education. The Scottish Government Directorates for Learning (SGLD), for Children and Families (SGCFD) and for Employability, Skills and Lifelong Learning (SGES&LLD) are the key bodies implementing policy. Organisation and staffing of Early Childhood Education and Care, Primary Education (ages 5-12) and Secondary Education (ages 12-16 (end of compulsory education); 16-18) are the responsibility of local government councils, which receive government funding and local tax revenues. They make their own decisions about the proportion of their funding to spend on education. There is a small amount of private educational provision in the schools sector. ...

    Category: Moving to a country Location: United Kingdom, Scotland
  7. Education system description at Eurypedia for United Kingdom (Wales)

    The Welsh Government has overall responsibility for the education system in Wales but responsibility for the provision of education is decentralised, lying with local authorities, voluntary providers including churches, the governing bodies of educational institutions and the teaching profession. The Department for Education and Skills (DfES) is responsible for funding and administering education across all phases. In higher education, the funding body is the Higher Education Funding Council for Wales (HEFCW). The direct costs of specific research projects are funded by the UK Research Councils, which have a remit across the UK. ...

    Category: Moving to a country Location: United Kingdom, Wales
  8. Your Europe- Education & Youth

    Your Europe- Education & Youth URL:  http://europa.eu/youreurope/citizens/education/index_en.htm Category: Moving to a country Location: United Kingdom ...

    Category: Moving to a country Location: United Kingdom
  9. Education and youth in the EU

    Education and youth in the EU URL:  http://europa.eu/eu-life/education-training/index_en.htm Category: Moving to a country Location: United Kingdom ...

    Category: Moving to a country Location: United Kingdom
  10. Eures United Kingdom

    EURES helps workers to cross borders EURES - European Employment Services - is a cooperation network designed to facilitate the free movement of workers within the European Economic Area;Switzerland is also involved. Partners in the network include public employment services, trade union and employers' organisations. The network is coordinated by the European Commission. ...

    Category: Moving to a country Location: United Kingdom