Useful Links

National Careers Service

You can find job profiles and information about which careers will be in demand in the future. The website has a section specifically for young people.  If you want to speak to an advisor you can call 0800 100 900, they will call you back.


Information and services for prospective students thinking about university or further education, how to apply and financial advice. Also information on 16 -18 age group choices.


Oxfordshire’s website for young people with information on different aspects of growing up including education and training. There is a webchat service available and you can find out about support for when you finish in the summer.

National Apprenticeships Service (NAS)

Everything you need to know about apprenticeships and traineeships. You can also search for vacancies in your area.

Amazing Apprenticeships

Amazing Apprenticeships is a national project to raise awareness of apprenticeships and the range of job opportunities available. This is linked to the Skills Funding Agency to make it easy for parents, teachers and students to find out about apprenticeships.


A website to help you explore your career options, to assess your skills and see which career might suit you.

Science Oxford

Science Oxford have produced a number of useful documents and resources for STEM careers. See the Science Apprenticeship Evening page for links.

The Engineering Trust

Find out more about careers and apprenticeships in engineering.

How to become a Technician

Information on a wide range of job opportunities and career paths.

Careers Map

Information on apprenticeships and vocational training. Their CareerMag is also available download.