Useful Websites for Careers
This is the web-based service provided by the UK government. It provides a great deal of information on job and apprenticeship finding, along with high quality tools, such as a CV builder.
National Apprenticeship Service
This is an important source of apprenticeship information and vacancies.
This website is an excellent resource for finding out information on careers across many different sectors. It also contains information on higher education and apprenticeships.
Career advice for schools and students aged 13-19. Search jobs, advice & find out about employers, work experience, courses, career choices, apprenticeships
This map-based website provides apprenticeship and education opportunities and vacancies in the local area, as well as blogs centring on specific careers.
Apprenticeships and jobs from some of the biggest recruiters in the country including British Gas, Boots, BT, Garmin, NHS and Starbucks. School leavers can apply directly from the website and their application is delivered immediately to the recruiter by email. Please click here to see our latest jobs and apprenticeships.
This site provides careers advice, choices and ideas.
There are excellent videos and a handy career wizard to help provide inspiration.
This is an excellent resource with a particularly good CV building tool.
Specific Career Pathways
Careers in the NHS: http://www.stepintothenhs.nhs.uk
Careers in the Police:https://www.policenow.org.uk
Careers in the RAF: http://www.raf.mod.uk/careers
Careers in the Navy: http://www.royalnavy.mod.uk/careers
Careers in the Army: http://www.armyjobs.mod.uk
Careers in the Fire Service: http://www.fireservice.co.uk/recruitment
Careers in the Theatre: http://www.getintotheatre.org
Careers in Social Work: https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/job-profiles/social-worker
Careers in Politics: https://www.prospects.ac.uk/careers-advice/what-can-i-do-with-my-degree/politics