Useful Links and Information

Different websites to explore:

Don't forget if you log onto INSIGHT you can access JED (Job Explorer Database) where you can access job pathways and track salaries and career progression. It will help you identify post 16 qualifications required and then further study or Higher apprenticeship opportunities.

 

Exploring different job sectors with Target Careers Click Here

 

icould - A website with information exploring different career sectors with videos, guides and advice Click Here

 

Input Youth Job Guides - Providing information guides relating to a wealth of different career choices Click Here

 

Total Professions - This website was set up with the aim of bringing professional bodies together to encourage and inspire the career aspirations of all people, whatever their background Click Here

 

All about careers - A website exploring all options post 16, with links to job information too Click Here

 

National Careers Service - Provide information, advice and guidance to help students make decisions on learning, training and work Click Here 

 

Bright Knowledge - Education explained (information about all the different types of courses and pathways that can be taken post 16) Click Here 

 

Not going to Uni - Website for those students who know they don't want to go to uni but might want further information about other routes into the world of work Click Here

 

Find Apprenticeships (National Apprenticeship service) Click Here 

 

Become an Apprentice Click Here

 

The Apprenticeship guide Click Here

 

Amazing Apprenticeships website Click Here

 

Get My First Job (Offers a whole new way to find Apprenticeships and opportunities to get ahead) Click Here

 

Courses and qualifications for 14-19 year olds Click Here

 

Neuvoo job search Click Here

 

Career Camel job search Click Here

 

Monster Careers Advice with tips on writing CV's and applications as well as job searches Click Here

 

Reed Careers advice and guidance, including interview tips and applications Click Here

 

Linking strengths at school with potential careers Click here 

 

How to get Career-savvy Click Here

 

Success at school helpful hints and tips Click Here

 

The Telegraph Newspaper jobs careers advice Click Here

 

Success at school Newsletter Click Here

 

Specific Job Sectors:

Remember you can use any of the search engines above to explore certain careers. These are just some specific ones we have information on. 

 

National Careers Service, researching a particular career  Click Here

 

Careers in Transport/ Engineering Click Here

 

Graduate jobs in all sectors of employment Click Here

 

Tommorows Engineers latest Newsletter  Click Here

 

Apprenticeships in Fashion Click Here

 

Skills for Care , for information relating to careers in Health Care Click Here

 

Career profiles with Maths, Science and Engineering Click Here

 

Careers in Construction Click Here

 

Careers in Health care Click Here and Here

 

The London Beauty Training Academy (The LBTA)  have just created a guide on "How to Become a Make Up Artist", The guide features key pieces of information about entering the business from job opportunities, essential skills, income and creating your own personal portfolio Click Here

 

How to be a Web Developer Click Here

 

Employment rights:

Do you know your employment rights if you have a part time or full time job? Click Here

 

University links:

Hundreds of examples of personal statements to browse Click Here

 

Russell Group Universities Click Here

 

The complete University Guide Click Here

 

UNISTATS - Compares different university courses Click Here
 

Which University Click Here

 

Enrichment Activities and perks:

National Citizen Service - Calling Year 11 Students - Click Here

 

NUS Card for Apprentices Click Here