Careers Research

In order to undertake effective careers research into an industry or company, you will need to go beyond a quick Google search.

It is important to check your understanding of any careers that interest you and to broaden your horizons by discovering information about careers that you didn’t know were out there…..

Here are some, listed by sector, to get you started:

Industry & Business Sectors

National Careers Service

The National Careers Service is run by the Government and provides information, advice and guidance to help you make decisions on learning, training and work.

Job profiles
Find out what a job involves and if it's right for you.

Skills health check
Use our assessment to find out what kind of jobs could suit you and save your results.

Find a course
Look for courses and learning providers and save information about them.

Contact an adviser
Find out about the different ways to get in touch.

Help to get a job
Get advice on the different stages of a job hunt, including how to improve your interview technique and write an effective CV. You can get help to search for your first job, get back into work or change career direction.

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