Services for Young People Hertfordshire Services for Young People

Delivering personal careers guidance interviews

Gatsby Benchmark 8
"Every pupil should have opportunities for guidance interviews with a careers adviser, trained to an appropriate level. These should be available whenever significant study or career choices are being made. They should be expected for all pupils and be timed to meet their individual needs."

Gatsby summary

  • Has every pupil had at least one interview by the age of 16?
  • Has every pupil had the opportunity for a further interview by the age of 18?

We will enable your students to participate in:

  • One to one guidance
  • Action planning with recorded outcomes
  • Exam result day support

We can also provide you with methods to monitor and record students’ progression.

Who benefits?

  • Students in years 7–13 in schools and colleges


  • Face-to-face delivery: Herts, Beds, Cambs, Bucks, Essex and North London
  • Virtual delivery: any location

Who should purchase these services?

  • Careers Leaders/Coordinators
  • Head of Sixth Form
  • Head of Pastoral Care


"My adviser was extremely knowledgeable and informed, very approachable and enthusiastic, obviously keen to help. Takes joy in helping young adults.” Young person, Broxbourne, 2019