Outcomes

Outcomes

EVALUATION OF CAREER WORKOUT 2017-18

Students

4,774 students aged 11-18 participated in 110 evaluated Career WorkOut sessions and completed pre- and post-session questionnaires which showed:

  • 13.1% overall increase in “I am confident making choices about my future work options”
  • 20.4% overall increase in “I am confident talking to adults I don’t know”
  • 6.9% overall increase in “I am committed to learning and want to achieve”.

Work guests

519 volunteer work guests from 164 MK companies made a total of 1,297 guest appearances and completed 1,025 post-session questionnaires showing:

  • 99.2% agreed “I enjoyed the session”, of which 79.5% strongly agreed
  • 98.9% agreed “I felt valued”, of which 67.0% strongly agreed
  • 96.6% agreed “I now feel more positive about my work”, of which 53.1% strongly agreed.

Teachers

71 teachers from ten schools completed post-session questionnaires showing:

  • 100.0% agreed “The session helped students make choices about their future work options”, of which 46.5% strongly agreed
  • 97.2% agreed “The session helped students to develop their employability skills”, of which 54.9% strongly agreed
  • 98.6% agreed “The session was important for students’ preparation for the world of work”, of which 69.0% strongly agreed.