Careers Research

eCLIPS - provides information on over 1400 different job roles, a Career Wizard tool, and useful information to help you make education and career choices

National Careers Service - website carries hundreds of job profiles

icould - features over 1,000 short videos of people talking about their jobs, plus career articles

Careers Gateway - gives links to specific careers websites relating to different job roles

UCAS - allows you to explore different jobs and pathways

Personality and Aptitude Assessments

Buzz Test - short test that analyses your personality to see which job might suit you (suitable for years 7-9)

16 Personalities - test that analyses your personality type

Morrisby Online Assessment - assesses your aptitudes, motivations, preferences and interests, and matches these to qualifications and careers which may suit you (suitable for years 10-13)

Choosing GCSE Options

eCLIPS - go to the 'Education' section for information and advice on GCSEs and options after year 8/9

icould - guide to choosing GCSE options

BBC Bitesize - article on GCSE options

Post 16 Options

eCLIPS - go to the 'Education' section for information and advice on further education

UCAS - information and advice on post-16 education and training options

A Levels: 

Future Finder - a tool to help you decide which A levels to do, based on a range of factors including your personality and current career ideas:

Informed Choices - helps you understand which A level subjects open up different degree courses, particularly at Russell Group universities

The Uni Guide and SACU - generate course ideas by matching A level/level 3 subject choices with degree options


National Apprenticeship Service - for information about apprenticeships in England, and to search for vacancies

Amazing Apprenticeshipsoverview of Apprenticeshipsvacancy snapshotTime to Apply 


GOV.UK - advice on further education courses and funding 

The Student Room - guide to further education and advice before starting college 

All About School Leavers - article on 'Should I go to College?'

T Levels:

GOV.UK - Government guide to T Levels

Amazing Apprenticeships - guide to T Levels

Working and Volunteering:

Amazing Apprenticeships - advice on traineeships 

National Careers Service - types of work experience 

Get my first job - information and advice on work experience

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