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Useful Websites

Discover and explore exciting careers at www.plotr.co.uk.  Plotr is the National revolutionary careers website driven by a psychometric game. It helps young people (11-24yrs) discover and explore careers, connecting them with employers and roles that fit their interests, skills and personality. Plotr is Independent, Not for profit, Employer Led, and Backed by government; Other resources include

  • Specific Careers Websites
  • Young People
  • Careers Advisers and Teachers
  • Teachers Lesson Plans
  • Graduates
  • General
  • www.lifecoach-directory.org.uk - Life Coach Directory was set-up in order to raise awareness of coaching and to enable visitors to find the most suitable qualified coach for their needs. Coaching is the process of guiding a person from where they are to where they want to be.
  • www.inspiringthefuture.org/ - this is a free service which allows people from all sectors and professions to work with state schools and colleges to help young people achieve their potential.
  • www.speakers4schools.org/ - this site aims to provide state schools with access to a fantastic network of speakers who are willing to give inspirational talks to young people for free. These speakers address the big subjects: technological, scientific, political, economic, historical, cultural, artistic, ecological and ethical. They are people who will be able to explain the latest developments in areas such as business, cosmology, biology, medicine, linguistics, history and engineering.
  • growingambitions.tes.co.uk/ - TES Growing Ambitions provides information and advice for teachers and careers professionals to help channel the aspirations of young people.
  • www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/soc/ier/ngrf/lmifuturetrends/ - labour market information
  • www.nomisweb.co.uk/ - Office for National Statistics – labour market information
  • icould.com/teachers/ - resources to help teachers/advisers explore careers
  • www.careersa-z.co.uk/ - the UK gateway to quality careers information online.
  • www.careercompanion.co.uk/ - Career Comp@nion online is an impartial and mediated review service of Careers, Learning and Support Information websites. It has been designed to help people of all ages and wherever possible support individuals at life’s key transitions from Year 9 (Age 13-14)pupils in school right through to adults planning for retirement. Users are offered access to four portals; Student (13-19), Graduate, Career Changer and Professional (Adviser/Teacher).
  • www.youngcardriver.com
  • uk.jobted.com - The service offered by Jobted is completely free. Every day we analyse and index hundreds of thousands of pages from more than 1,000 sources. We strive to always provide fresh information about job opportunities across the UK and to make the service is as effective as it can be. 
  • www.monster.co.uk/career-advice/​​  -  Career guidance and tips.

Disclaimer:

CILT list of website links aims to help users locate potential sources of information, we can take no responsibility for the content of any given websites, how such information is used, or any subsequent decisions made as a result of visiting sites we have reviewed.

We also believe that web-based information is never a substitute for one to one professional career guidance.

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