Links

General information for teenagers

Careers information, advice and planning

  • www.direct.gov.uk/nationalcareersservice Job profiles on hundreds of careers, skills builders and career planning for young people and adults.
  • www.movingonmagazine.co.uk Web based careers magazine, with short articles relating to careers and qualifications, plus advice and information.
  • www.barclayslifeskills.com An excellent interactive site helping you to identify your skills and abilities, with a CV builder and much more.
  • www.careersbox.co.uk Short films about many careers and general careers information
  • JED (Job Explorer Database) – available in school – career information and a questionnaire to help you identify suitable opportunities.
  • www.icould.com A guide to careers in science and technology.
  • www.icould.com/whose-crew-are-you Help to identify the areas of science or technology you might be suited to.
  • www.creativeskillset.org An excellent guide to creative careers in areas such as film and TV, design, writing and games development.

Post-16 options

Post-18 options

English Baccalaureate

GCSE Reform

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