A list of useful websites to research jobs/ Higher Education course options.
Universities and Colleges Admissions Service
Website for researching and completing applications for Higher Education
Alternative routes ( North West regional College) Vocational courses
Career information: Jobs; making a Career Plan and UCAS applications.
Careers in the Health Sector.
Provides an overview of the types of opportunities on offer. The section ‘Want to become an apprentice?’ reviews reasons why young people may wish to follow this route
CareersService- University of Edinburgh
Advice about careers research, applications and interviews
Department of Employment and Learning (DEL) – Careers Service for Northern Ireland
Provides links to ‘Explore Careers’, ‘Qualifications & Training’ and ‘Job information
A UK graduate careers website – useful for longer term career planning
Training for Success
Northern Irelandbased information about apprenticeships and ‘Training for
A guide to volunteering opportunities in the North West.
Gap Year Info
Armed Forces -