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To help you think about your future

GENERAL INFORMATION

You can access lots of information on your Bridge Unifrog account.  In addition here are some general sites covering a range of careers and sectors, and what you can do with different qualifications.

Many of these websites have activities to help you think about what might suit you in terms of careers, as well as information about salaries and jobs.

Lots of useful information about a range of careers at Prospects Learn about what different jobs involve, pay and qualifications at National Careers ServiceExplore careers, play games and learn about the world of work startprofile.com

View a range of careers films careersbox.co.ukbbc.com/bitesize/careers to explore a range of careersCareers stories, videos, and articles icould.com

Bright Knowledge for a range of careershttps://www.16personalities.com/ helps 16personalities.comyou to explore your interestsluminate.prospects.ac.uk and Labour Market Information for All
To find out more about the current and future labour market
LOCAL AND SPECIALIST INFORMATION

Hackney Education Get Careers Advice in Hackney

Find quality learning and employment opportunities in and around Hackney 

Information on services for 0-25 with SEN, Disabilities or additional needs

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION FOR YEARS 7 AND 8

Preparing Year 7 for the world of Work

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION FOR YEARS 9, 10 AND 11

2020-2021 Handout - Quick guide to Post 16 Options

Information about further education at https://www.ucas.com/further-education

 General information about post-16 choices - colleges, sixth forms, apprenticeships ucas.com/further-education and goodschoolsguide.co.ukGuidance for A levels and post-16 options russellgroup.ac.uk 

Hackney Learning Trust 16-19 Prospectus 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION FOR YEARS 12 AND 13

UCAS.com 
ucas.com/undergraduate 
Information and applications for universities
university.which.co.uk 
whatuni.com 
Information to help decide what and where to study
discoveruni.gov.ukFor comparing UK higher education course data All the university open days 
Look at the dates and plan ahead.
 thecompleteuniversityguide.co.ukThe UK's largest online student community thestudentroom.co.ukContact Student Finance England

allaboutcareers.com

mycareerspringboard.org

Year 13 Gap Year Placements

ALTERNATIVES TO UNIVERSITY

Information on apprenticeships, gap years and jobs notgoingtouni ratemyapprenticeshipInformation on higher and degree apprenticeships ucas.com/higher-and-degree-apprenticeships-guide  gov.uk/apprenticeships allaboutschoolleavers milkround.comFinance for care leavers starting an apprenticeship

A range of post18 options ucas.com/16-18 Choices amazingapprenticeships.comgetmyfirstjob.co.uk 

Find an apprenticeship

SECTOR SPECIFIC INFORMATION

Some employment sectors provide information about careers in their organisations.

healthcareers.nhs.uk 
stepintothenhs.nhs.uk 
a wide range of health related careers

For Creative Careers

Digital Careers thetechpartnership.com/tech-future-careers

futuremorph.org/16plus/ for Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) careers

mathscareers.org.uk/14-16/ for Mathematics careers - what you can do with Mathematics

 CAREERS ADVICE FOR PARENTS AND CARERS

 Information to help parents support their children

THE BRIDGE ACADEMY - CAREERS FAIR 2019 BOOKLET

Principal:
Mr Chris Brown

Vice Principals:
Kelly Harris (Pastoral and Behaviour)
Paddy Cassidy (Curriculum and Assessment)
Alison Underwood (Personal Development and Inclusion)

Finance &
Resources Director:

Ken Robb