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Career & Progression Planning

There are lots of useful links below to help you in planning your future. Just click on the link that sounds useful.

Useful Links

The National Careers Service

The National Careers Service provides information, advice and guidance to help you make decisions on learning, training and work opportunities. The service offers confidential and impartial advice. This is supported by qualified careers advisers.

Career Pilot

Plan your study & work.  Your choices at 14, 16 and 18, explore different job sectors and how you can study and work at the same time - even to university level.

Graduate Prospects

Graduate Prospects is the UK's leading provider of information, advice and opportunities to students and graduates.  We publish a wide collection of journals and directories, as well as provide an extensive graduate careers website.

Fast Tomato

Fast Tomato is one of the most popular online careers guidance services for teenagers and has helped millions of students explore the many different career opportunities open to them. It’s used by hundreds of schools nationwide and is accurate, relevant and easy to use helping teachers and students get the most from their career guidance.

All About School Leavers

All About School Leavers is the essential springboard into the job market for school and college leavers. If you're looking for apprenticeships or school leaver programmes, you're in the right place!

NHS Careers

NHS Careers is the careers information service for the NHS in England.

Practice Aptitude Tests

FREE Practice Aptitude Tests for Job Applicants & Graduates

Directions - Finance & Legal

Directions is the Financial & Legal Skills Partnership's (FLSP)  one stop shop for expert information on careers in our sector.  From job profiles and films on the Careers Hub, to advice on how to get in to the industry through work experience, school leaver programmes, apprenticeships and graduate schemes through the Getting In hub, Directions offers everything needed to start planning a career in the sector.

Education & Learning .GOV

Education and learning - Get help if you’re at school, planning to go on to further or higher education, looking for training or interested in a student or career development loan.

Glass Door

Glassdoor is a free jobs and career community that offers the world an inside look at jobs and companies. What sets us apart is our "employee generated content" – anonymous salaries, company reviews, interview questions, and more – all posted by employees, job seekers, and sometimes the companies themselves. Now with nearly 3 million salaries and reviews, you have all the information you might need to make your next career decision.





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