Careers Information

The following websites may be useful when it comes to helping students to decide a career path. Click on the coloured links to access the websites.

Parent Advisor
A careers advice website designed to inform parents and carers about post-16 and post-18 options, student finances, gap years and much more. http://www.parentadviser.co.uk/

Apprenticeships
This is the main site offering information for people who are thinking about applying for an apprenticeship after leaving school. Students can register to search for jobs in their areas, and apply for vacancies through the website. We also have a copy of the apprenticeship guide in the library where students can find more information about apprenticeships in each career area. http://www.apprenticeships.org.uk/

UCAS
The main website for University applications, including information about the courses offered by each university and their entry requirements.https://www.ucas.com/

Not Going to University?
A website with a fantastic range of information for non-UCAS applicants, including information about gap years, apprenticeships and great employment opportunities for school leavers.http://www.notgoingtouni.co.uk/

National Careers Service Careers Inspiration Programme
As part of the National Careers Service Careers Inspiration programme, the 2015/2016 guide, What Work Nottinghamshire has been produced by Nottingham City Council and D2N2LEP. The guide provides information on the current local and national job market, employment sector trends and local skills needs. The guide provides valuable impartial hints and tips to help young people prepare for the world of work.