Useful Websites

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Career Mag for Parents is where you can learn how to write a CV, how to complete an application form, how to pass psychometric tests and also how to pass any job interview.

Website has over 1000 short videos of people taking about their jobs and also contains careers articles on various topics.

A free on-line library of careers related videos, news and information aimed at careers advisers and job seekers. Case study videos show real people doing real jobs, giving viewers an insight into entry routes and skill requirements for careers in all sectors.

Information about job market, job sectors, future jobs and employability skills.

Information about various careers, including short videos of people talking about their careers.

Information on careers with the National Health Service in England.

Website contains official information for parents and students on all undergraduate courses including where to study, what does it cost? Course search, how to apply and track progress.

Information about opportunities that exist outside the traditional university route such as apprenticeships, foundation degrees, diplomas, NVQ’s, gap years, volunteering, distance learning and jobs.

Government website listing apprenticeship opportunities across the country. Create an account to be able to apply.

The Russell Group represents 24 leading UK universities which are committed to maintaining the very best research an outstanding teaching and learning experience and unrivalled links with business and the public sector.