Careers & Employability - Links

Here are a few websites that could help with researching and planning your next steps:-

https://nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk/  Has a special section for 13-16 year olds as well as information for all the family on How to get a Job, Interviews, Job Profiles and Qualifications.

http://www.leedspathways.org.uk/ has local information on study and work in the Leeds area.

https://ucasprogress.com/  Year 11’s will be shown how to search for courses and complete applications on this website.  Applications should be submitted before Christmas.

http://www.careersadviceforparents.org/  Support for Parents of children in Statutory Education.

http://www.grantsforindividuals.org.uk/  for individuals in need.

http://www.icould.com/ has a quick quiz (Buzz Test) for those students who do not know what their strengths are. This site also has video clips of people who have found what they want to do and are working.

http://movingonmagazine.co.uk/category/magazine/ has advice and information about working within the public sector.

http://www.apprenticeships.gov.uk/ has information on types of apprenticeships available and how to apply.