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Ministers Sam Gyimah and Nick Boles questioned on careers guidance

25 April 2016


The Committee on Education, Skills and the Economy hears from Government ministers Sam Gyimah MP (DfE) and Nick Boles MP (DfE/BIS) in its final evidence session as part of its inquiry into careers advice, information and guidance.


Wednesday 27 April 2016, Grimond Room., Portcullis House

At 9.30am

  • Sam Gyimah MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Childcare and Education, Department for Education
  • Nick Boles MP, Minister for Skills, Department for Education and Department for Business, Innovation and Skills

Focus of the session

Questions in the session are likely to focus on the following areas:

  • The quality of careers information, advice and guidance in England
  • How effectively different Government departments and other bodies work together on careers information, advice and guidance
  • Building links between employers and schools, and the extent to which careers information, advice and guidance is aligned to the needs of the labour market
  • The role of careers information, advice and guidance in promoting apprenticeships

Read published written evidence on the Careers advice publications page.

Further information

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