Careers Support

Mrs Clare Lucas

The Careers Team will provide personalised advice and guidance services for students, including:

  • Information, advice and guidance about a range of issues, such as careers, education, employment, training and student finance either directly or in partnership with specialist agencies.
  • Support in gaining the skills required to increase your chances of successful transition from higher education to employment, for example CV writing, application and interview skills and practice.
  • Preparation for the UCAS application process.
  • Support following exam results, to help you decide on your next steps.
  • Specific support for students applying to highly competitive courses or Universities.
  • Small group/drop-in sessions or larger presentations on all aspects of careers work.
  • Assistance with finding work placements and internships.
  • External trips and visits to Universities and potential employers.
  • Information and application support for students who are considering studying abroad.

Accessing Careers Advice

  • Students can visit the Careers area where a range of resources are available for students.
  • Noticeboards in the Careers area display current labour market information and opportunities for students, for example, Higher Education Experience Days, Volunteering or Work Experience opportunities.
  • Students can visit the Careers Desk and book an appointment for a one-to-one session with an Advisor or email [email protected].

Downloadable Documents

Download the Careers Programme
Download the Provider Access Policy
Download the Careers Information and Guidance Policy

Useful Links

There are a vast number of Careers websites available for more information, we would recommend:

Information Link
University course information
Includes information from the Annual Student Satisfaction survey
General advice on Career roles and Action Planning
Information on alternatives to University
Current Apprenticeship vacancies
Information on careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Information on Careers in Health
Information on studying in the USA
Information on studying in Europe
If you can’t find what you are looking for or would like to know more, please contact our Careers Leader by emailing [email protected] or call us on 0113 323 9777.

The CIAG programme will be reviewed on an annual basis by the careers leader and adapted where necessary. This will take in to account any feedback from staff, students or external providers linked to the previous year’s activities.