National Careers Week 2021
National Careers Week (NCW) is a celebration of careers guidance and free resources in education across the UK. The aim is to provide a focus for careers guidance activity at an important stage in the academic calendar to help support young people leaving education.
We have pulled together some useful resources to celebrate National Careers Week.
A short introduction into careers and the Labour Market
A video which explains the changing environment and the impact of technology, particularly artificial intelligence, on work and society
Below are some useful 'How to become' guides from BBC Bitesize.
- A minerals technology apprentice
- A senior systems engineer
- A professional footballer
- A media researcher
- A solicitor
- A fashion designer
- A baker
- A DJ and presenter
- A primary school teacher
- A civil engineering technician
The Parents' Guide
Below is 'The Parents’ Guide' which provides parents with the information you need to help your teenage children make the right choices to create successful futures after GCSE and sixth form.