Recommended Resources for Students, Parents & carers
National Careers ServiceThey provide information, advice and guidance to help you make decisions on learning, training and work.
National Careers Service
The National Careers Service provides information, advice and guidance to help you make decisions on learning, training and work. They have resources to help you complete your CV, run a skills health check report and find a course. Please click here to visit the National Careers Service website
Careers in STEMOpportunities in science, technology, engineering and maths.
Careers in STEM
STEM Careers is a digital toolkit for students and parents. It helps to make the link between the Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths subjects students study in school, college or university and the world of work. Its goal is to bring alive the huge range of opportunities which are open to anyone who pursues STEM subjects.
Labour Market InformationLabour market information includes information on skills and career pathways in your local area.
Labour Market Information
tells you about what is happening in the job market at national, regional and local levels and includes information about jobs and salaries, what skills employers are looking for in different industrial sectors, conditions, communities and future trends. This future labour market infographic supports students and parents and will help them make an informed decision about their future study and career choices.
ICould Buzz QuizStart thinking about careers with this fun, quick quiz which looks at your strengths.
ICould Buzz Quiz
Start thinking about careers with this fun, quick quiz which looks at your strengths. There are 16 possible results, each linked to an animal type.
UCAS ProgressUse UCAS progress to find and apply for opportunities, from A-levels to apprenticeships.
The UCAS Progress tool allows you to search institutions by postcode and course, allowing them to find a destination suitable and sustainable for them.
Russell Group: Informed ChoicesUse Informed Choices to help you understand which subjects open up different degrees, particularly at Russell Group universities.
Russell Group: Informed Choices
What you study at sixth form or college can affect your options at university and your future career.
Use Informed Choices to help you understand which subjects open up different degrees, particularly at Russell Group universities.
University Resources & Tools
WhatUniCompare the best University & degree courses for free - Degree course rankings, university reviews, degree course details, university profiles to help you make an informed choice
Whatuni helps students find universities and courses using our comprehensive data and handy University Comparison Tool.
UCAS: StudentsUCAS connects people to University, post Uni studies including teacher training, apprenticeships & internships. Find all the information for your next step.
UCAS: Parents & GuardiansAdvice for parents and guardians
Apprenticeship Resources & Tools
Find an apprenticeship - GOV.UKRegister your profile, search vacancies and apply for an apprenticeship
Find an apprenticeship - GOV.UK
Register your profile, search vacancies and apply for an apprenticeship here
Not Going To UniFind apprenticeships in Not Going to Uni, the online apprenticeships guide that offers you advice on how to become an apprentice
Not Going To Uni
So…...you are thinking about not going to university – congratulations! You have just proved that you can think differently.
From apprenticeships to debt-free education, there are literally thousands of other opportunities out there. The Not Going to Uni team are here to help you find apprenticeships, college courses or work experience to start building your future.
A parent's guide to apprenticeshipsInformation for parents about the benefits of apprenticeships and the opportunities they provide.
A parent's guide to apprenticeships
NCS: National Citizenship ServiceWhen Was The Last Time You Felt Unstoppable? Get Ready For an Amazing Summer! Make Your Mark. Grow Your confidence. Meet Incredible People. Get a killer CV. UCAS Recommended.
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