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Career Pathways



Useful Websites

Take some timeout to explore your options, below are very useful websites to explore.

National Careers Service - All you need to know about careers

Success at School - 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

Prospects - Lots of information about career advice and job sectors

iCould - Careers quiz, as well as videos for inspiration and articles about different careers and industries

Mykindafuture - Use My Kinda Future to build your profile, make CVs and connect with a range of employers

Milkround - Resources to explore apprenticeships, traineeships and school leaver schemes

Start – Get personalised suggestions of careers suited to your personality, interests and skills

Career Pilot - Use Career Pilot to research a wide array of different roles and sectors

National Careers Week - Events and activities at National Careers Week

Careers4u - Videos from professionals in a wide variety of careers and sectors

All About Careers  - Take a careers test and explore different types of careers

Careers Gateway - Links to information about careers and higher education

A-Level Choices - Some excellent advice around choosing A-Level subjects, if you scroll to the bottom, you can input three A-Level subjects and then it gives university degree and job matches

BTECs - BTECs are an increasingly popular alternative to A-levels as a route to university – here’s what you need to know

A-Levels or BTECs - A-levels or BTECs - which is the best path for you? Read the comparison guide to help you decide on the next options you should pursue

Subject Choices - Information and advice on the best subject choices for university

Informed Choices - Information and advice on the best subject choices for university

UCAS - Search for post-16 courses and colleges

Health Careers - Jobs and careers in health and medical sector

Future Morph - Careers using Science and Maths

National Volunteer - Become a Volunteer

Life Skills - This is an excellent website that you can work though to build employability skills and win the chance to do work experience

Not Going Uni - The Not Going to Uni team help you find apprenticeships, college courses or work experience to start building your future

Glassdoor - Labour Market Information and all you need to know about a profession.

Practice Reasoning - Psychometric Tests

Practice Reasoning - Aptitude Tests