Careers and Job Ideas

Not sure what to do in the future? Each heading is a link to a site that will help you with some ideas.

  • National Careers Service
  • Job profiles on this site provide information about specific jobs/sectors, entry requirements, skills required, salary information etc.
  • Careers Wales                                                                                                  

  • A-Z guide of jobs with detailed information, videos and links for a wide range of different careers.  Use the subjects link to research careers related to your favourite subjects.
  • WOW Gloucestershire
  • Information about the world of work in Gloucestershire.  Useful sector factsheets on different career sectors. Some information about the local job market.
  • Careersbox
  • An online careers film and video library. Lots of case studies and video clips of real people doing different jobs.
  • icould
  • Need inspiration for your career? icould includes 1000's of films of personal career stories, across many occupations. Includes an option to search by subject area.
  • Career Pilot
  • Your choices at age 14, 16 and 18. Explore different job sectors and how you can study and work at the same time - even to university level. Information about vocational qualifications, plus top 20 apprenticeship vacancies in the South West.
  • Careers World
  • Produce a magazine each term. Previously the Regional Training Prospectus. Now covers general careers info, local training providers and info, sector specific information.
  • The Big Choice
  • Offers a variety of graduate jobs, graduate schemes, part time jobs and advice for school & college leavers as well as placements.
  • University of Kent
  • “I want to work in…” For those people interested in graduate careers, this careers page provides useful information and links to other websites for a wide range of different careers areas.
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