Careers Websites and Resources

We are constantly updating our bank of Careers related websites and resources to provide the best specialist advice and support for our students, parents and carers regarding help with progression routes.

Here are some careers-related websites for you to check out – they provide information on jobs and industry sectors (including films and case studies); career planning and information on how to create a CV and covering letter; apprenticeships information and much more…

icould.com

Films of real people talking about their careers and the route they took to get there. Check out the BUZZ QUIZ!

careersbox.co.uk

Free online library of careers related films, news and information.

ucas.com

Information about University courses and applications.

helpyouchoose.org

Lots of useful information to help you choose your progression route.

successatschool.org

Lots of information and advice about careers sectors.

ratemyapprenticeship.co.uk

Over 7000 reviews of apprenticeships by school leavers as well as advice and opportunities.

getingofar.gov.uk

Information about apprenticeships with video clips and opportunities.

stepintothenhs.nhs.uk

Advice about careers in the NHS

notgoingtouni.co.uk

Aims to help young people make informed decisions about opportunities outside of traditional university.

parentalguidance.org.uk

Careers information and guidance for parents and carers.

goconstruct.org

Information about careers in the construction industry.

nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk

For young people aged 13 – 16. CV builder; job profiles and lots more!

getmyfirstjob.co.uk

Handy tips and apprenticeship/traineeship opportunities.

barclayslifeskills.com

Great advice for the 21st Century workplace.

thestudentroom.co.uk

Great online student community

princes-trust.org.uk

Help and support of young people.

bestcourse4me.com

Links between what you study, what you can earn and the jobs you can get.

applytouni.com

News and advice about applying to university.

unistats.ac.uk

Compare official course data from universities