Projects and case studies

  • YFF ELATT "Connected Youth Evaluation" - Year 1

    Evaluation of ELATT's Connected Youth programme as part of YFF's What Works programme - Programme Concept Test category.Year 1 Scoping phase: scoping interviews with staff, development and refinement of participant journey(s) and Theories of...

  • SAMI Consulting – CITB Future Construction Skills

    This project involves labour market analysis of the construction sector to support forecasts of future jobs and skills in the sector for CITB.

  • Fair flex for all

    This project seeks to build evidence to create systemic change that mainstreams the provision of fair flexible work in the tight margin, frontline sectors. This evidence will demonstrate the health benefits of improving work practices for low...

  • YFF ELATT "Connected Youth Evaluation" - Year 2

    Evaluation of ELATT's Connected Youth programme as part of YFF's What Works programme - Programme Concept Test category.Year 2 Process evaluation: interviews with staff, stakeholders, young people with SEND, EHCP, migrants, looked after children,...

  • Looking After You Too Year 3

    IES has been commissioned to conduct qualitative research into the barriers and enablers to effective coaching for wellbeing and an animation for potential coachees to improve readiness for coaching.  The context is of a primary care...

  • ESF Workplace Health Champions Evaluation

    IES are partnering with Rocket Science in an evaluation of  Active Lancashire's Workplace Health Champions training for SMEs. It will examine the benefits SMEs gain from having Workplace Health Champions as part of their workforce as well as...

  • Case studies of systems change across public services

    Ipsos, working in partnership with the Institute for Employment Studies (IES), has been appointed to deliver an independent evaluation of The Leadership College for Government public leaders programme. The evaluation will collect data and...

  • Sutton Trust CECIL Phase 2b

    This project is an extension of the Coaching Early Conversations Interaction and Language (CECIL) project working with experienced Early Years teachers from the maintained nursery sector in Liverpool, managed by Everton nursery school, to offer...

  • Systematic review of the impact of summer jobs and education on young people's outcomes

    Many studies of summer job programmes examine impact on employment and education but there is growing interest in their impact on the reduction of antisocial behaviours, including youth violence and criminal activity.The initial evidence base on...

  • Focus Groups for Teacher's CPD

    Ofsted wish to track a small diverse group of teachers through their professional development journeys during 2022/23 to understand the experience of development and perceived impact/change over time and to make recommendations for policy. ...