Career Websites

Career Websites

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General Careers Information - information about careers, employment, education and lifestyle. Log onto Kudos using the Longdean license code – goodgoal.  – excellent source of careers information. –discover and explore exciting careers – careers information - take the Buzz test to find suitable careers for your personality type - explore videos on a wide range of careers > Job Profiles – explore the profiles of over 800 careers – explore careers, employers, courses and a wide range of careers advice – find a student event including open days and taster days

Further Education > for students > subject choices at school and college – advice on post 16 options > Find a Course – search for a further education course > 16-18 choices – use UCAS Progress to search for post-16 courses

Higher Education - for university and college Higher Education applications – university and college open days – what to study, where to go and how to get there – for comparing UK HE course data – a student guide to university and other options > Careers Advice > what can I do with my degree – explore careers from degree subject - represents UK universities which are committed to maintaining the very best research – information on HE study in Europe – for opportunities to study in USA > Education and learning > Universities and higher education – for information on HE > Education and learning > Student finance – for information on finance for HE

Employment, Apprenticeships & Work Experience - find apprenticeship vacancies (all levels) - information about apprenticeships including up and coming vacancies - find vacancies for degree and higher apprenticeships – information on apprenticeships, internships and work experience placements – explore alternatives to HE including apprenticeships > start your own business with the Enterprise programme - a year in industry (STEM) for students > Help to get a job – including advice for making a CV

Volunteering - volunteering opportunities for 14-25 year olds – the UK’s national volunteering database

Gap Year                                )                         )    A selection of organisations offering gap year opportunities and projects                    )             

Administration, Business and Office Work > new to HR and L&D - careers in human resources - civil service careers – be an entrepreneur

Building and Construction > Education, CPD and careers > how to become an architect > Education & CPD – a career as an architectural technologist - careers and trades in the building industry - careers in the construction and built environment industry > Education - careers in construction management - careers in construction engineering > Find out more > careers - careers in surveying

Catering and Hospitality - careers in catering, hospitality, leisure and tourism > career tools - Job profiles and advice about working in the industry > a career in hospitality – download the “Check into Hospitality Careers Guide”

Computing > students - digital and technology careers > get into digital – digital careers – specialist courses and apprenticeships in games, animation and VFX

Design, Art and Crafts and other creative careers – creative careers including animation, games, fashion, photography, VFX > Careers advice > Industry insights - including crafts, design, visual, sound > training – careers in traditional crafts

Education - careers in teaching

Engineering – careers in engineering – campaign for gender balance in science, technology and engineering > Career pathways – careers in engineering, manufacturing and technology > world of work - careers in the motor industry, including motor mechanics - careers in aerospace and space engineering - careers in oil and gas - careers in chemical engineering > what is civil engineering

Environment, Animals and Plants > Careers > Industries – careers in animal, environmental and land based industries careers in horticulture - careers in landscaping - explore careers in veterinary work - careers in farming and food supply

Financial Services> career sectors – explore careers in all financial services – accountancy, insurance and actuarial careers – careers in chartered accountancy

Healthcare - NHS careers website for young people - detailed information on all careers in the NHS – how to become a paramedic

Languages, Information and Culture > Careers advice > Industry insights - including working with literature and heritage > Resources - Search for careers for information on working in languages > Careers - careers working with information or in libraries > Student > 16-18 or > Student > undergraduate – for an interest in History - careers in museums > career paths – careers with an anthropology degree

Legal and Political Services – careers in the legal profession > for students – find work experience in the legal profession – careers in the justice system, including courts, probation, youth justice > about parliament > jobs – careers in Parliament

Leisure, Sport and Tourism > careers – explore careers in sport > Individual - for information on training and apprenticeships in sport > Digital edition – digital magazine about careers in travel, tourism and aviation

Manufacturing and Production > Insights – manufacturing of the future - careers in the food and drink industry - careers in the food and drink industry including food science and technology

Marketing and Advertising - careers in advertising - creative careers including advertising and marketing > more > get into marketing – careers in marketing

Media, Print and Publishing - creative careers including publishing, radio, TV, film > careers in publishing > Careers in journalism – for information on careers in journalism                                               ) careers in media including apprenticeships, trainee schemes       ) and work experience        )

Performing Arts > Careers advice > Industry insights – including theatre, music, sound production - careers and training in dance, teaching dance and musical theatre - for where to study

Personal Services (including hairdressing and beauty) > Careers - careers in hair, beauty, nails and spa therapy including apprenticeships > Learners - careers in beauty therapy, hairdressing, barbering

Retail and Customer Services - careers in buying and merchandising > Careers - including careers in food retail and buying – careers in visual merchandising

Science, Mathematics and Statistics > my future finder - careers using maths and science > A-Z of roles – explore a range of science based careers – campaign for gender balance in science, technology and engineering > Careers & CPD - careers using biology - careers using chemistry > Careers - careers using physics – careers using maths > our work > schools and education > Careers and further study – careers using Geography - careers in forensic science - careers in the pharmaceutical industry

Security and Armed Forces – careers in the Police > Recruitment – information on how to join the fire service - Police and law enforcement, fire and rescue, custodial care > Joining the Army > Careers in the Army – explore careers in the Army > RAF Careers – explore careers in the RAF > Careers – explore careers in the Navy including Royal Marines and Royal Fleet Auxiliary > Careers – explore careers at MI5 - apprenticeships and training in private security sector

Social Work and Counselling Services > Careers in care – careers in social care > Resources >Become a social worker - careers in social work > for the public > Become a psychologist – careers in Psychology>Careers – careers in counselling and psychotherapy > our qualifications – information on training in care, early years, play work, teaching support > About Youth Work>Careers in youth work – information about careers and training in youth work

Transport and Logistics - careers in passenger transport - careers in aerospace and aviation > become a pilot - download The Inside Track for all the information on becoming a pilot - how to become a pilot including information on sponsorship – explore careers in the Merchant Navy

Longdean School is not responsible for the content or reliability of the external websites in this leaflet and does not necessarily endorse the views expressed within them. Websites are accessible at the time of production. This list is not exhaustive – other websites are available.                                                                 July 2018