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Head of Schools and Colleges Outreach
Jo Bishop is a careers professional with over 20 years of experience working in schools, colleges and universities. In previous roles, she has embedded innovative and successful careers education programmes using university and employer partnerships to raise aspirations, inform choices and widen access to both apprenticeships and higher education. She believes passionately that all young people should have access to impactful, engaging experiences to explore their career ideas and gain experience in their chosen field.
Schools and Colleges Outreach Officer (South)
Katya is a trained English teacher with over 7 years experience working to support young people.Katya is deeply committed to improving the lives of young people, especially those from under-represented backgrounds. She believes Springpod can be used by all young people to broaden their horizons and to empower them to make informed decisions about their future.In her spare time, Katya is a volunteer tutor to disadvantaged young people. She is also a Pupil Premium Governor.
Schools and Colleges Outreach Officer (North)
Joseph is a qualified teacher who has worked in schools and colleges all over the UK. His teaching philosophy has always centered on his students' well-being. This is why he sees the importance of Springpod in helping young people make the right choices for their future. Joseph firmly believes that students benefit greatly from support and guidance to make informed decisions that will set them up for a successful life.
Springpod experiences can be integrated into career programmes so that students can explore and broaden their career ideas, develop industry-relevant skills and gain real experience of work-related tasks to evidence in their applications to apprenticeships, jobs or university.
We have mapped our experiences to the CDI's (Career Development Institute) Career Development Framework. All Springpod experiences focus on identifying and developing the skills needed to navigate through what can feel like a maze of opportunities. Our experiences can help young people stand out from the crowd and as well as offering them a real confidence boost in an application process, whatever pathway they choose.
We make sure our experiences enable schools to evidence progress towards achieving Gatsby Benchmarks.
We're transforming young people's futures. Hear from our Springpod Alumni who have used their experience to inform decisions about their next steps.