Links To help you think about your future
There is lots of useful information on your Bridge Unifrog account. In addition here are some general sites covering a range of careers and sectors, different career pathways, 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
Bright Knowledge for a range of careers16personalities.com helps you to explore your interestsluminate.prospects.ac.uk and Labour Market Information for All to find out more about the current and future labour market
Skillsometer can help you discover what jobs you might like to do in the future
Careerometer can be used to explore and compare key information about occupations, help you learn about different occupations and identify potential careers
LOCAL AND SPECIALIST INFORMATION
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION FOR YEARS 7 AND 8
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION FOR YEARS 9, 10 AND 11
Information about further education at https://www.ucas.com/further-education
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION FOR YEARS 12 AND 13
Information and applications for universitiesuniversity.which.co.uk
Information to help decide what and where to studydiscoveruni.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
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
SECTOR SPECIFIC INFORMATION
Some employment sectors provide information about careers in their organisations.
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