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Useful Careers Resources

Labour Market Information

Top 21 Jobs For The Future

Discuss With Your Child The Top 21 Jobs For The Future. Follow the links below for more information:

Top 21 Jobs For The Future Top Jobs Of The Future

What Will The Future Job Market Look Like?

Careermag: Quality Advice and Guidance for Parents

Careermag for Parents by Careermap in conjunction with PiXL aims to connect students and their parents to quality advice and guidance. Some of the features include:
Top tips for parents: What does diversity mean to you? Creative careers, creative thinking; Gender and social stereotyping; Myth busting careers; Apprenticeship opportunities; Financing university

Careermag for parents. Please use this link: Careermag


The links below provides information on the future for employment within the West Midlands Area

Use the filters on the data link from Nomis below

For up to date Labour Market Information, visit the link below:

Up to date Labour Market Information

National Careers Service Resources

These are free resources from the National Careers Service that provide regional level Labour Market Information which will be helpful for schools and ECs to use to supplement other information they already have.

Follow the link: Labour Market Information

NHS Futures 360 – Career Path Finder

The NHS Futures 360 is a repository of virtual tours enabling the viewer to experience a day in the life of the huge variety of professions and roles needed to keep the NHS working 24/7.

The tours have been created to show a typical day in the life of a hospital ward, pathology, medical physics and clinical engineering, estates and facilities, and corporate departments.

You can look around the environment, explore the job roles via the hotspots and watch short films embedded within it

To view the resource please visit:- NHS Futures 360 – Career Path Finder (royal

NHS Futures Youtube Playlist

To access a wide range of insight videos into NHS Careers, visit:- YouTube – NHS Futures




Unifrog is a complete destination platform that allows students to search for opportunities and make applications for their next steps.

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Local College Links

Access Creative College open days, courses and apprenticeships (Music, Media, Gaming, Computing) Open Days

City of Wolverhampton College open days, courses and apprenticeships

Stafford College (NSCG) open days, courses and apprenticeships

South Staffs College (Rodbaston) open days, courses and apprenticeships

Welcome to the Telford College Video from our Principal Graham Guest with an insight into Telford college

Telford College Video

Telford College open days, courses and apprenticeships

Dudley College open days, courses and apprenticeships

Halesowen College open days, courses and apprenticeships

Walsall College open days, courses and apprenticeships

Apprenticeship Hints & Tips for Parents & Carers

Apprenticeship Hints Tips for Parents Carers

Apprenticeships have changed – we know that, you know that, but do parents? We’ve launched our parents & carers hub to give them the latest advice in this rapidly changing world – click the link to go to the site.

Guide to apprenticeships for parents and carers

Parent Apprenticeships Information

The Parents’ and Carers’ Pack looks at the NAW2021 highlights, apprenticeship entry requirements, apprentice and employer perspective articles, apprenticeships in the Care sector, T Level and Traineeship info, apprenticeships you may not know about and much more!

For more apprenticeship information and advice for parents, visit our Parents Page for back issues.
Parent Apprenticeships Information

Skills Minister Letter to Students:

Skills Minister Letter to Parents/Carers:

Is a UK Apprenticeship for me?

For More information, click the links:-


QA Apprenticeship Programmes

QA is the UK’s leading tech skills and talent services provider. We have ramped up our virtual and online course offerings to enable you to learn from home with minimal disruption.

QA Apprenticeship Programmes

Other Useful Links

Inspired Teenager Plus Facebook Group

Supported by the HM Government and The Cabinet Office as part of the Inclusive Economy Partnership, this innovative digital community learning approach will enable parents/carers, teenagers and new graduates from right across the UK to work through our research-proven INSPiRED Teenager career development programme free of charge and live together. This is with the support of other highly experienced careers advisers, employers and guest experts.

It has now been launched and is open for all parents with teenagers out there who are interested in finding out more about the programme and working together to ensure we support our young people through this challenging time. Watch this video to learn more about the INSPiRED Teenager Plus programme and our #MagicMomentChallenge. We hope you join us in it and share news of it too. Please also join us on Facebook here: INSPiRED Teenager Plus Facebook Group

Careers Resources & Buzz Quiz

If you are looking for some at home resources about careers, you may be interested in this icould programme ( which features over 1000 videos of real people talking about their careers as well as the Buzz Quiz, which helps students develop self-awareness and looks at how personality can affect work.

Working Options In Education – Student Zone

Working Options in Education provide a vast range of video clips, resources and tips linked to real life careers. Employers and employees from a wide range of industries/companies give their advice or share their personal careers stories.

This is a brilliant way of helping students transition to the workplace.

Go to link:

These are some areas covered:

Careers – Covering a whole range of careers tips, advice and personal career journeys.

Interview Techniques – A wide range of professional people sharing advice, including; how to prepare for an interview, how to ask the right questions, how to complete a job application form, preparing for interview tests and much more.

Presentation Skills – What makes a good influencer? Making a good first impression, how to write a CV that stands out from the crowd, how to show you have the skills employers want.

Team Working – Tips on how to be a team player.

Problem Solving – How to be a problem-solving Ninja.

Other areas Student Zone covers are: Mental well-being; personal finance; healthy eating on a budget.

Useful Careers Links

Jaguar Landrover Careers
National Careers Service Direct
GOV.UK Find an Apprenticeship
The Career Design Institute
Join the Army
RAF Apprenticeships
Royal Navy Apprenticeships
The Royal Wolverhampton Hospital NHS
Step Into The NHS
Not Going To Uni?
UCAS Careers Advice
Staffordshire University Helping Hand
Cascaid Kudos Careers Guidance
Amazing Apprenticeships
The Apprenticeship Guide
Screen Skills Risk Assessment

NHS Futures Team

#NHS Futures Team
#Explore NHS Prospectus
#Discover NHS Prospectus
#Choose NHS Prospectus

Careers Information For Students: Speech & Language Therapy

You may not realise that you need a degree to become a speech and language therapist. It is really important to us to encourage students from all backgrounds to consider it as a career so the profession can better reflect the diversity of the populations they serve. The Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists, has a careers guide available aimed at teenagers.

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Informed choices Information tool provided by The Russell group of Universities to enable parents and students Post 16 to make informed choices.

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Want a Career in Law?

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