Quick Links

Useful Links

Employment and Training

The following web sites are very good sources of Careers Advice, Information and Guidance.

Student Events:

STEMtastic Pop Up: Routes into STEM careers: University vs Apprenticeships: Tuesday 23 February 2021: 6pm - 7pm - West Suffolk College

Upcoming Events at West Suffolk College

icanbe  https://www.icanbea.org.uk/

   PDF icon    https://www.suffolk.gov.uk/assets/Children-families-and-learning/activities-work-experience-and-advice/Suffolk-Work-and-Skills-12-2019.pdf


YMCA   http://www.ymca.org.uk/about/what-we-do/support-advice


National Careers ServiceThe National Careers Service: https://nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk/home

The national government website for adults and young people. Contains job profiles, career tools to develop skills, and access to advice via email, text, phone and forums.  Information on National Careers Service


CareersboxCareers Box:  http://www.careersbox.co.uk/index.php.   Information on Careers Box


Not Going to UniNot Going to Uni:  http://www.notgoingtouni.co.uk/


School Leaver Jobshttps://www.allaboutschoolleavers.co.uk/ 

Apprenticeships and Jobs for school leavers

Prince's Trust

http://www.westsuffolkcollege.ac.uk/courses/default/princes-trust.aspx.  The full-time intensive programme aims to help young people towards employment, further education and training.


icloudhttp://icould.com/   General careers advice



Careers Waleshttps://www.careerswales.com/en/tools-and-resources/job-information/ - Find detailed job information, videos and case studies on hundreds of jobs.



Which?Which University: http://university.which.co.uk/


UCASUCAS course search:  http://www.ucas.com/students/coursesearch/ - Higher Education information


UK Course Finder:  http://www.ukcoursefinder.com/


ApprenticeshipsApprenticeships:  http://www.apprenticeships.org.uk/ - Search and register for Apprenticeships

Advice on Careers in Suffolk:

The SourceThe Source:  http://www.thesource.me.uk/ - general information for young people with links to local and national sites on a range of topics.