CIO (Information and Guidance Centre)

The role of the CIOs is to encourage :

  • welcoming all members of the public, with priority given to young people at school and their families
  • providing information on education, vocational training, qualifications and professions
  • individual advice
  • observing and analysing local changes in the education system and developments in the labour market, and producing summary documents for use by educational teams or students
  • encouraging discussion and debate between partners in the education system, parents, young people, local decision-makers and business leaders