Careers

Careers

Barclays: Virtual Work Experience - https://barclayslifeskills.com/i-want-virtual-work-experience/school - Virtual Work Experience gives you a unique opportunity to gain work experience in a company that you might not normally get access to while highlighting the essential skills you might need.  You’ll get to see the inner workings of Freeformers, a ‘digital transformation’ agency, and actively work with different departments on one project, helping them to solve problems and complete real-life tasks.

Barclay's Life Skills https://barclayslifeskills.com/educators/blog/5-tips-to-help-parents-support-students-towards-employability/ - 5 Tips to Help Parents & Carers Support Students Towards Employability.

Learn Live - https://learnliveuk.com - Learn Live seeks to inspire the next generation through engaging and interactive live broadcasts direct into the classroom.  With FREE access to a wide variety of live interactive broadcasts and video on demand with live chat support, you can educate your class on careers and health education.  The Learn Live technology is free to schools and colleges and doesn’t require any additional equipment to be purchased or procured to interact with the live broadcasts. All broadcasts can be viewed via interactive whiteboards or projectors using IE or Google Chrome browsers on existing laptops, PCs or via an app on tablet devices.

National Careers Week: The WOW Show - https://www.thewowshow.org/news/ - The WOW Show breaks down the walls between the classroom and the workplace – and creates memorable encounters with inspirational people.  Their award-winning film-makers capture on camera people and workplaces with a journalistic eye changing the way the real-life world of work is presented to young people. You can view all the broadcasts from National Careers Week and more on their website, including specials on Healthcare and Construction.

Go Construct - https://www.goconstruct.org/learn-about-construction/find-the-role-for-you/ultimate-quiz/?gclid=EAIaIQobChMIrZ2b95em6AIVAuDtCh3h1QuDEAAYASAAEgLPlvD_BwE - Go Construct have a range of on line resources including their ‘Ultimate Quiz’ which is aimed at students under 16 and explores what ‘construction personality’ the participant is.  The Go Construct website showcases the many career opportunities available in construction and the built environment.

NHS: Health Careers - https://www.healthcareers.nhs.uk - There are over 350 different NHS careers so there will be one for you, no matter what your qualifications, skills or interests. Answer some simple questions, and we'll help you find the career for you.

Skills for Care - https://www.skillsforcare.org.uk/Home.aspx - Have you got what it takes to work in social care? Take the Question of Care quiz. There are lots of different roles in social care depending on what you want to do, who you want to work with and where you’d like to work.

BBC Bitesize: Careers - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/careers - BBC Bitesize is well known for its online teaching and learning resources but it also has a dedicated careers section!

SuccessAtSchoolhttps://successatschool.org/advicedetails/1209/parents-help-your-child-gain-skills - How You Can Help Your Child Develop Employability Skills.