Help to select your career pathway

Websites to look at for help finding which career is right for you:

 

Nexus Glos

 

Nexus Glos created by GFirst LEP contains lots of local information and helps students find links to work, college and if you are struggling with what to do then there is an opportunity to book a talk with a professional career's adviser.

 

National Careers Service

The National careers service provides information, advice and guidance to help you make decisions on learning, training and work. Here you can speak to an adviser using an 0800 number or use webchat.

https://nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk/home

 

Careerpilot

This is a useful site that has lots of information about the choices that you can make at ages 13/14, 16 and 18.

https://www.careerpilot.org.uk

 

BBC Bitesize Careers:

Help with finding the correct career choice.

www.bbc.com/bitesize/careers

 

Careers – buzz:

https://www.ucas.com/careers/buzz-quiz

 

Prospects job match:

https://www.prospects.ac.uk/planner

 

Icould – helpful videos about a wide range of job roles

https://icould.com/

 

Forest of Dean:  https://www.fdean.gov.uk/business-and-licensing/business-support-and-advice/training-and-apprenticeships/

 

NEET

Young people who are NEET – not in education, employment or training – sometimes need help in finding their path in life.

The Youth Support Team work with NEET young people aged 16 – 18. They offer:

  • Careers guidance
  • Support with applications and CVs
  • Information & support about training, apprenticeships, education, volunteering and job opportunities
  • Help preparing for interviews

They also have specialist staff who can work with employers to match them with young people who are ready to start work.

Website: https://youthsupportteam.co.uk/services/young-people-not-in-education-employment-or-training

email: opportunitysupport@prospects.co.uk.

Tel: 01452 547540