“For I know the plans I have for you”, declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you, plans to give you hope and a future.”

Jeremiah 29:11

Useful Websites

The National Careers Service: nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk

The National Careers Service provides information, advice and guidance across England to help you make decisions on learning, training and work opportunities. The service offers confidential and impartial advice. This is supported by qualified careers advisers.

Success at School: successatschool.org

Success at School is the place for young people to explore careers, get the lowdown on top employers, and search for the latest jobs, courses and advice.

U-Explore: website.u-explore.com

U-Explore is the UK’s leading careers guidance company, changing the face of careers advice and provision.

UCAS – Careers Information and Guidance: www.ucas.com/ucas/16-18-choices

Careers information and guidance in schools, how it is delivered and where you can go for more information.

Target Careers: targetcareers.co.uk

Explore careers and how to get in – with or without a degree.

Start: guest.startprofile.com

Whether you’ve got a career in mind or you haven’t got a clue, Plotr can help you discover your future and guide you to careers you could be great at.

Career Ready: careerready.org.uk

Preparing young people for the world of work.

My World of Work: www.myworldofwork.co.uk

The help you need for the career you want

Apprenticeships: www.gov.uk/topic/further-education-skills/apprenticeships

Apprenticeship information and advice from the UK Government website.

WhatUni: www.whatuni.com

Whatuni.com helps prospective students compare Universities and Courses, with our comprehensive data and handy University Comparison Tool Helping people find the course that is right for them, whatever stage they are in life.

JobCentreNearMe: www.jobcentrenearme.com

JobCentreNearMe helps students and adults find the nearest Job Centre to them.

General Careers Advice – Interview tips and example CVs:

prospects.ac.uk/careers-advice
totaljobs.com/advice/CV-templates

Job Guides – Identify your skills and get suggestions for matching careers:

www.prospects.ac.uk/careers-advice/jobs and work experience/what job suits me
www.nationalcareersservice.direct.gov/skills-health-checklist

Job Profiles – look for more information on particular careers:

www.prospects.ac.uk/job-profiles
www.nationalcareersservice.direct.gov/job-profiles