Careers - Further Information

To help you navigate the world of work and all the careers options available, please find the following links to help you explore the infinite options available. Within the school all our Year 7-11 students are registered to use START and from Year 10-13 they are registered to use Unifrog. Year 12-13 are registered to use UCAS and Uni Application Pro is a good research tool to further explore destination options.

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www.startprofile.com                                                        

START is an online careers platform, designed to help students with their future career potential. It has employer partners which help students access insightful, employer-led content and works with a range of organization’s that are backing Start’s innovative approach to careers education.

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www.unifrog.org                                                                     

Unifrog is the Complete Destinations Platform for students to find and explore the best next step after school.

Further Education

UCAS

www.ucas.com/further-education/find-career-ideas            

Ucas provides services that support young people making choices after their GCSEs, as well as those applying for undergraduate and postgraduate course Using Find career ideas you can explore different jobs, take a career quiz, or looking at volunteering, apprenticeships, or starting your own business.

Uni Application Pro

www.uniapplicationpro.org                                 

Uni Application Pro. is a step by step guide to finding the right course and university for you. It covers everything from starting your initial research in Year 12 to accepting offers in Year 13 and in between provides advice and tips on applying to Oxbridge, Medicine / Veterinary, Russell Group Universities and many other useful topics. The author has over 25 years experience working in the Education Sector and in particular with Universities and their Admissions Teams.

Apprenticeships

www.gov.uk/government/publications/a-guide-to-apprenticeships

A guide to apprenticeships - find out what it’s like to be an apprentice – the opportunities, benefits and just how far an apprenticeship can take you in the future

www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeshipsearch

Find an apprenticeship - Search and apply for an apprenticeship in England

National Careers Service

www.nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk/

National Careers Service - We provide information, advice and guidance to help you make decisions on learning, training and work

www.gov.uk/careers-helpline-for-teenagers

The National Careers Service helpline can provide information and advice about jobs, careers and training if you’re 13 or older in England

National Citizen Service (NCS)        

National Citizen Service                                                                                                

We encourage our students to participate in National Citizen Service (NCS) at the end of Year 11 and in the summer of Year 12. It is for Years 11-12, aged 15 to 17 years-old, where they embark on exhilarating challenges and build skills for work and life.

Additional Career Resources

A-Z-Careers
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Subject and Career Information
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Thought for the Week
“You will never be happy if your happiness depends on getting solely what you want. Change the focus.”
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