Teaching Excellence Framework: Raising Quality Standards
- 08:30 - 16:00
- Manchester Conference Centre
Dr. Bob Gilworth is Director of The Careers Group at the University of London – the largest higher education careers service in Europe. The Careers Group, University of London delivers career development and associated services to higher education institutions and corporate clients in London as well as across the UK and Europe. Established in 1909, the Careers Group has around 70 careers consultants supported by a central team of staff who work closely with many kinds of organisations to provide services centred on the needs of their customers. Last year, the Careers Group delivered services ranging from graduate marketing to corporate consultancy to more than 10,000 employers. Bob leads a cluster of eight higher education careers services based in world renowned institutions such as UCL and King’s College London. At UK level, Bob sits on the Board of AGCAS (Association of Graduate Careers Advisory Services) and on the Research Group of the AGR (Association of Graduate Recruiters). He is regularly approached by institutions to be an external member of senior appointing panels and institutional reviews and by government and related agencies for expert input into research and policy discussions relating to graduate employability.