WHO: Careers South-West (CSW)
HOW THEY CAN HELP: Careers South West Ltd is a provider of Information, Advice and Guidance (IAG) services in Cornwall, Devon and Somerset. County Careers advice service. This service is also available at Bodmin College.
They can help by:
- Providing an impartial, all age careers information, advice and guidance service to help engage all our customers in learning and work, raising aspirations, improving life chances and personal outcomes
- Offering services to organisations that meet the needs of their workforce and clients and provide them with sustainable outcomes
- Managing a variety of contracts across the whole of the South West region which support both young people and adults’ transition between education, training and work.
HOW THEY CAN HELP: The National Careers Service provides information, advice and guidance to help you make decisions on learning, training and work opportunities. The service offers confidential and impartial advice. This is supported by qualified careers advisers.
The National Careers Service website aims to:
- Help you with careers decisions and planning
- Support you in reviewing your skills and abilities and develop new goals
- Motivate you to implement your plan of action
- Enable you to make the best use of high quality career related tools.
HOW THEY CAN HELP: Cornwall Apprenticeships provide information, advice and guidance on apprenticeship training in the Duchy for employers, young people and parents. This is where you can access first class Apprenticeship training delivered by members of the Cornwall Training Provider Network (CTPN).
HOW THEY CAN HELP: Offers hundreds of career video interviews for careers inspiration and information from young people who do the jobs. Helpful if you’re wondering what career would work for you? Choosing A Levels or GCSEs? Planning work experience? Deciding what job, apprenticeship or education would be best? It’s easier to make these decisions if you know what the options are.
HOW THEY CAN HELP: icould.com provides career inspiration and information for young people. The website shows what is possible in work and offers different ways to think about careers through a free access to over 1000 personal video stories, detailed job information, practical tips, insight & advice.
WHO: CAREERS ADVICE FOR PARENTS
HOW THEY CAN HELP: A website which has brought together all the essential information which young people and parents in a format that is easy to follow and understand.
Careers Advice for Parents aims to give you an easy-to-read overview of all the essential facts on finding jobs and apprenticeships or choosing further and higher education courses which could make a real difference to your child’s future career prospects.