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For Pupils

Useful Links and Further Information

General Links

  • eCLIPS: School pays for this invaluable careers resource. It contains accurate information on over 1400 jobs including live labour market information and a wealth of information on education and employment choices. You can access this program from the school intranet or email me for the password to use it at home. There is also a careers wizard to help you to identify careers which might suit you
    eclips-online.co.uk
  • The National Careers Service Website: Provides access to independent professional
    advice on careers, skills and the labour market for anyone aged 13 and over.
    Information can be accessed via the website, or by calling 0800 100 900. Profiles on
    over 800 different types of job, from archivist to zoologist.
    https://nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk/job-profiles/home 
  • icould: Provides career inspiration and information for young people. Shows what is
    possible in work and offers different ways to think about careers through free access
    to over 1000 personal video stories, detailed job information, plus practical tips,
    insight and advice.
    https://icould.com/
  • Log On Move On: Hull, East Riding and North Yorkshire Coast Online Careers Gateway Hull, East Riding and North Yorkshire Coast Online Careers Gateway
    https://www.logonmoveon.co.uk/
  • Careers Gateway: Brings together thousands of useful links for finding out
    about careers and higher education choices. All of the links are carefully chosen to
    save you time when looking for information to support your next steps in education
    and employment.
    http://www.careers-gateway.co.uk
  • Training Providers List
  • Understanding Qualifications

Choosing GCSE Options Year 9


Local Colleges


Post 16 Transport

North Yorkshire County Council: Some students may be eligible for help with travel costs to college. For more information visit the NYCC website.  Applications for assistance usually open in April or May each year, or by contacting North Yorkshire County Council on 01609 0780 780

https://www.northyorks.gov.uk/transport-sixth-form-or-college


Apprenticeships


Labour Market Information


STEM Careers


CV's and Covering Letters


Careers Information for Young people with Special Needs

  • NATSPEC: The membership association for organisations, including colleges and independent providers, which offer specialist provision for students with learning difficulties and/or disabilities.
    https://natspec.org.uk/
  • Skill: National Bureau for Students with Disabilities. Skill promotes opportunities for young people and adults with any kind of disability in post-16 education, training and employment across the UK.
    http://www.skill.org.uk/

Higher Education

Sometimes it is important or useful to research post 18 options in order to inform your choices post 16.

  • UCAS : Provides information on applying to universities and higher education. This is a key resource for checking whether courses have specific GCSE/BTEC and A Level entry requirements.
    http://www.ucas.ac.uk
  • Prospects:  A leading provider of information for higher education students and graduates. The ‘What can I do with my degree” section under the ‘Careers advice’ tab is particularly useful for students planning ahead for university.
    www.prospects.ac.uk
  • Direct.gov: Government information and guidance on student finance and loans for those who are interested in progressing to university.
    http://www.direct.gov.uk/studentfinance
  • Independent Task Force on Student Finance :maintained by Martin Lewis from moneysavingexpert.com, it contains information for students, families and teaching staff on finance for students interested in going to university.
    http://www.moneysavingexpert.com/students

 

Coast and Vale Learning Trust

About Coast and Vale Learning Trust

The Coast and Vale Learning Trust in Scarborough aims to improve education in the locality through establishing coherent and collaborative practice across schools and other educational institutions in the area.

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