David Andrews
Careers Education and Guidance Consultant    

David Andrews is a leading national expert on careers education and guidance (CEG) in schools and colleges.

Having been a head of careers, an advisory teacher in a careers service and a local authority adviser/inspector, David has been working as an independent consultant, trainer, writer and researcher since 1998

He has led courses for careers leaders, provided consultancy to national government and its agencies, local authorities, schools and careers organisations, and continues to speak at conferences. He has also written guidance materials, undertaken research studies and authored two books: Careers Education in Schools and, with Tristram Hooley, The Careers Leader Handbook.

In 2003 he was awarded the OBE for services to careers education and in 2018 the Career Development Institute (CDI) recognised his work with the Rodney Cox Lifetime Achievement Award.


Giving presentations
Planning and leading professional development
Writing guidance materials
Undertaking reviews and evaluation studies
Project management

Areas of specialist knowledge and expertise
careers education and careers guidance policy
careers education in the curriculum and links with work-related learning
partnership working between schools and external guidance services
leadership and management of careers work in schools
in-service training and professional qualifications for CEG

schools and consortia of schools
sixth form colleges and FE colleges
local authorities
careers companies
private sector organisations involved in CEG
government departments and non-governmental organisations
higher education institutions involved in professional development for CEG
professional bodies for careers

Fellow, National Institute for Career Education and Counselling (NICEC)
Emeritus Visiting Fellow in Career Education and Guidance, International Centre for Guidance Studies, University of Derby



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