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Links to useful websites

National Careers Service - A range of flexible contact channels - phone, email, webchat and SMS - providing information, advice and guidance relating to decisions on learning, training and work

National Apprenticeship Service - search for apprenticeship vacancies or register for alerts and to apply

Careers Yorkshire and the Humber - impartial advice and guidance, local Labour Market Information

UCAS Progress - online FE (post-16 application) system, information and guidance

UCAS -  online HE application system, information and guidance

Success at School - explore Careers, employers, jobs, courses and advice

BBC Bitesize - Where could your favourite subject take you?

Sheffield Futures - helping Sheffield's young people to reach their full potential and achieve the best out of life, whatever their starting point

NCS - chance to embark on exhilarating challenges, make your mark and build skills for work and life

Future Finder - personalised careers advisor, helping you decide which A-Levels to choose, based on your needs.

Target Careers - a Guide to your future

Finding Your First Job - article by Cerys Evans

Careermag - a magazine connecting students and their parents with helpful information about careers and qualifications,  employability skills and CV writing. 

 

Resources for Parents

Advice for Parents when helping Young People plan their future

Parents' Pack - All About Apprenticeships - July 2019

Paths to Professional Careers - A Parent's Guide

Parents' Guide to Careers in Engineering

Careers in Science - A Guide for Parents, Guardians and Teachers

Student Finance - What Parents need to know

Higher Eduation Progession Partnership (HEPP) - resources for Student and Parents

 

Resources for Career and Labour Market Information

Labour Market Information - Shape Your Future in South Yorkshire - flipbook (requires Adobe Flash version 10)

iCould -

Nomis - official Labour Market Statistics

Office for National Statistics

Prospects

Qualifications Guide - a brief overview of qualifications from GCSEs through to PHDs, as well as Vocational qualifications from NVQs to Foundation Degrees, including information on the new T levels.

Informed Choices - a Russell Group Guide to making decisions about post-16 education

What is an Apprenticeship?

A Guide to Higher and Degree Apprenticeships

Apprenticeships - infographic

Apprenticeship Myth Busting

A Level Explorer - see where your A level choices will take you

Higher Apprenticeships - infographic

Degree Apprenticeships - infographic

Higher and Degree Apprenticeships Listings - updated June 2018

Which? University - search by university, by predicted grades and by category or use the A-level explorer tool