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Milton Keynes College

CASE STUDY: Milton Keynes College

As soon as you get going on Grofar, it’s straightforward and easy to use. With a couple of clicks we can filter placement information and see where we are with things; for example, whether students are behind and need additional support. Plus, Grofar takes student data straight from our MIS so it’s always up to date. Grofar is best in class compared to everything else we’ve seen when it comes to tracking student placements.

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Burton and South Derbyshire College

CASE STUDY: Burton and South Derbyshire College

Grofar is a great software system that really works as we need it to and is helping us to ensure we can build capacity in our Work Experience & Industry Placement programme. The team at Grofar are always very open to new ideas and making sure the platform caters to our specific needs. We’re impressed with their positive approach and availability to support us whenever we need them.

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Buckinghamshire College Group

CASE STUDY: Buckinghamshire College Group

Grofar provides us with the structure and process to drive the success of our placement programme. It’s been wonderful to have everything consolidated within Grofar. We are using the platform for all of our Industry and Study Programme Placements – the saying is: If it’s not on Grofar, it’s not happening.

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Activate Learning

CASE STUDY: Activate Learning College Group

Grofar streamlines and simplifies the whole business process: from placement set-up, to student and employer engagement. It puts the
student in control of their experience via a cutting-edge mobile interface, and allows staff to focus on the quality of placement – rather than administration, monitoring and chasing.

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industry placement

Embattled FE Sector Could Find Comfort In Tech

If the headlines are to be believed, the Further Education sector is stricken, if not doomed: The Institute for Fiscal Studies reports an 8 percent decrease in funding for 16 to 18 year olds over the last 8 years; there’s been a significant drop in adults enrolling for courses which in turn means less government […]

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Redland Green School

CASE STUDY: Redland Green School

Download Redland Green School Case Study About the school Redland Green is a high performing secondary academy in Bristol. The school is rated Outstanding by Ofsted and with a progress 8 score of +.29 and Grade 5 or above in English & Maths GCSE at 77% attainment and progress are both very good. CEIAG Programme […]

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CDI UK Career Development Awards

Grofar Win at the UK Career Development Awards 2018

Grofar are extremely proud to receive the award for Best Practice in the Use of Technology in Career Development – Sponsored by the DfE at last nights CDI UK Career Development Awards 2018. “I am very proud to receive the award amongst strong competition on behalf of the entire Grofar team. I am very lucky to […]

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National Careers Week

Grofar is proud to be supporting National Careers Week

The Grofar Pledge “We will help all schools meet Gatsby Benchmark 1 – for FREE” As part of National Careers Week, we will provide: Free access and use to the Grofar careers planning tool developed with the CDI Free webinar training in how to get the best from the tool This will result in a […]

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NCGS 2018

Grofar on tour at the NCGS conferences

Grofar will be on the road bringing the Grofar system to a wider audience as part of the National Career Guidance Shows in February and March. To book your place visit https://prospectsevents.co.uk/ As well as showing our popular FREE career planning tool we will be showing the latest innovations in careers technology to make your […]

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