General information for teenagers

Careers information, advice and planning

  • Job profiles on hundreds of careers, skills builders and career planning for young people and adults.
  • Web based careers magazine, with short articles relating to careers and qualifications, plus advice and information.
  • An excellent interactive site helping you to identify your skills and abilities, with a CV builder and much more.
  • 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.
  • A guide to careers in science and technology.
  • Help to identify the areas of science or technology you might be suited to.
  • 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

Saint John Houghton Catholic Voluntary Academy