NEW Next Steps South West (NSSW)

Careers and HE resources for: Yrs 9-13: Options, career mapping, introduction to HE and more

10 Ways to Achieve Careers Education at Home – Click the link for lots of helpful tips and ideas to explore careers education with your child.

Useful Careers Resources

Celebrating Healthcare Careers Resources – Due to the current health climate, the NHS thought it would be a good opportunity to continue promoting careers in health and care with young people. They have created these resources to help young people find out more about careers in healthcare.

National Careers Service – a comprehensive careers website with job profiles, outlining: the skills required, main tasks, pay levels and career prospects for hundreds of different jobs. In addition, valuable guidance on the different stages involved in getting a job.

Get in Go Far – a website for anyone wanting to know more about apprenticeships. The website has a search facility for job specific apprenticeships in a particular area.

Career Pilot – lots of useful information to help young people make careers related decisions at 14, 16 and 18

LMI In a Box – comprehensive information on the jobs market in the south-west. Contains information on the main employment sectors, including the number of people working in that sector and whether the number is projected to increase or fall. In addition, information on job salaries, relevant subject areas, top employers and types of apprenticeships.

Icould – helpful videos about a wide range of job roles.

UCAS – a very helpful website for students thinking of applying to higher education. Also contains valuable information on different options, including apprenticeships

UNIFROG– Students can easily find and apply for every course and apprenticeship in the UK – everything from university courses, to School Leaver Programmes, to Massive Open Online Courses. The platform is intuitive, and makes sure that both students and teachers always know their next steps.

Careermap: Filled with opportunities for you!

Careermap is an online career resource that provides live post-16 opportunities, such as apprenticeship vacancies, college courses, university and graduate options. We also offer career advice and guidance so young people can make well-informed decisions to enhance their futures! Check out 1000’s of live opportunities here.

Click the link to view the Careermag magazine: