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Careers Information and Guidance

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Dear Northumberland County Council,
How much does Northumberland County Council spend on Careers Information Advice and Guidance in schools per annum? What was the actual spend last year and anticipated spend this year and next ?

Which schools are supported by Careers Information Advice and Guidance by Northumberland County Council? What was the actual spend for last year and anticipated spend for this year and next ?

How many individual pupils are supported per school? What was the actual spend for last year and anticipated spend for this year and next ?

Does Northumberland County Council sub-contract delivery of Careers Information Advice and Guidance in schools? If so, to whom and what was the actual value for last year and the value for this year and next?

Is Northumberland County Council a sub-contractor to deliver Careers Information Advice and Guidance in schools? If so, what was the value for last year and what is the value for this year and next ?

Yours faithfully,

Daisy Marsh

Northumberland County Council

1 Atodiad

Our Ref: 5995  

Dear Enquirer,

INFORMATION REQUEST

Thank you for your request for information which will be dealt with under
the terms of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 / Environmental
Information Regulations 2004.

In some circumstances a fee may be payable and if that is the case, we
will let you know the likely charges before proceeding.

If you have any queries about this matter please contact us. Please
remember to quote the reference number above in any future communications.

Kind regards

Information Governance Office
Northumberland County Council
County Hall
Morpeth
Northumberland
NE61 2EF

Tel: 0345 600 6400
Email: [Northumberland County Council request email]
Web: http://www.northumberland.gov.uk

Northumberland County Council

1 Atodiad

Our Ref: 5995   

Dear Enquirer,

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT REQUEST

I refer to your Freedom of Information request in relation to Careers
Information Advice.

Right of Access

Section 1(1) of the Act provides any person making a request for
information to a public authority is entitled.

(a) to be informed in writing by the public authority whether it holds
information of the description specified in the request (which Section
1(6) of the Act designates as the "duty to confirm or deny"), and

(b) if that is the case, to have that information communicated to him.

The right is to obtain access to the information itself and not to the
document or record which contains it.

The Act creates a general right of access to information held by public
authorities subject to various exemptions.

Northumberland County Council confirms that it holds the information you
have requested, please see the following information in response.

Q.1 How much does Northumberland County Council spend on Careers
Information Advice and Guidance in schools per annum? 
The Education Act 2011 places schools under a duty to secure access to
independent careers guidance for their pupils. We cannot advise how much
of the delegated budgets individual schools spend on universal guidance,
schools would need to be contacted directly.  Local authorities have a
range of duties to support young people to participate in education or
training which are set out in statutory guidance on the participation of
young people. The Careers Guidance Team supports with the targeted support
for vulnerable students in school, in other providers and NEET. On this
basis the spend is £642,924.06 
 
Q.2 What was the actual spend last year and anticipated spend this year
and next ?  
Spend in 18/19 was is £642,924.06. In 19/20 this is estimated to be
£638,500.00
Q.3 Which schools are supported by Careers Information Advice and Guidance
by Northumberland County Council? 
All schools receive targeted support.
The following schools pay for Universal Careers from NCC on a traded
agreement:
Astley High
The Blyth Academy
James Calvert Spence 
Cleaswell Hill
Atkinson House
Collingwood
St Benet Biscop
Hillcrest
Berwick Academy
The Grove
Barndale
NCEA Castle School
Q.4 What was the actual spend for last year and anticipated spend for this
year and next ? 
For targeted support: Spend in 18/19 was is £642,924.06. In 19/20 this is
estimated to be £638,500.00 
For universal guidance please see question 10.  
 
Q.5 How many individual pupils are supported per school? 

School Targeted Eotas but on roll at Universal Groupwork-No of
these schools sessions
Ashington Academy 36 1 0
Astley High 4 1 91 1
Bede Academy 0 0 0
Bedlington Academy 13 0 0
Berwick Academy 11 5 28 0
Blyth Academy 12 3 66 0
Cramlington LV 0 6 0
Duchess High 10 0 0
Haydon Bridge High 30 0 0
JCSC 6 2 69 0
King Edward VI 8 0 0
School
NCEA Dukes 0 0 0
Secondary
Ponteland High 18 2 0
Prudhoe High 18 3 0
Queen Elizabeth 30 3 0
High
St Benet Biscop 0 4 172 0
High
Atkinson House 5 26 0
Barndale 0 7 0
Collingwood 0 34 2
Cleaswell Hill 0 36 0
Castle 0 17 0
Hillcrest 1 5 1
The Grove 0 7 0

Q.6 What was the actual spend for last year and anticipated spend for this
year and next ?
See response to Q4. 
 
Q.7 Does Northumberland County Council sub-contract delivery of Careers
Information Advice and Guidance in schools? 
No. Schools can however sub contract delivery and FOIs would need to be
made to schools for this information. 
Q.8 If so, to whom and what was the actual value for last year and the
value for this year and next?
Nil
Q.9 Is Northumberland County Council a sub-contractor to deliver Careers
Information Advice and Guidance in schools? 
Yes, see response to question 3. 
Q.10 If so, what was the value for last year and what is the value for
this year and next ?  
Total revenue from Universal Guidance 2018-19 £54,026. A similar figure is
anticipated for next year, but agreements are not signed for this period
so cannot be confirmed.
 
Complaints

If you are unhappy with the way your request for information has been
handled, you can request an internal review by writing within 2 months
from the date of this response to the Information Governance Office:

Information Governance Office
Northumberland County Council
County Hall
Morpeth
NE61 2EF

Email: [Northumberland County Council request email]

Information Commissioner

If you remain dissatisfied with the handling of your request, you have a
right by Section 50 of the Act to apply to the Information Commissioner
for a decision as to whether your request has been dealt with in
accordance with the requirements of the Act at:

The Information Commissioner's Office
Wycliffe House
Water Lane
Wilmslow
Cheshire
SK9 5AF

Tel: 0303 123 1113
Email: [email address]

There is no charge for making an appeal.

Yours faithfully

FOI Coordinator -
Information Governance Office
Northumberland County Council
County Hall
Morpeth
Northumberland
NE61 2EF

Tel: 0345 600 6400
Email: [Northumberland County Council request email]
Web: http://www.northumberland.gov.uk

Dear Northumberland County Council,
Thank you for your reply. Please could you clarify what the Targetted provision and Universal Careers Guidance covers?

Yours faithfully,

Daisy Marsh

FOI Mailbox, Northumberland County Council

Dear Daisy,
We acknowledge receipt of your email below which we have forwarded to the
area which dealt with your request, they will contact you directly.
kind regards,
Julia

Information Governance Office

(t) 0345 600 6400

(e) [1][email address]

dangos adrannau a ddyfynnir

foi children, Northumberland County Council

Dear Requester
Please see information below regarding your recent query for FOI 5995:
Targeted guidance is for:
Children and young people with Special Educational Needs (SEND) - up to 25
years with an EHCP.
Looked After Children (LAC)  and Children Leaving Care - up to 25 yrs
Children at Key Stage 4 in a pupil referral unit 
Children who are not in employment , education or training aged 16-18 
Universal guidance - all other children and young people not falling into
the groups above
Regards
Freedom of Information Officer

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