Useful Careers Websites
|Website||What it’s useful for|
|www.nidirect.gov.uk/campaigns/careers||· Contact a careers adviser.
· Career ideas for 14-19 year olds
· Work experience opportunities.
· Career planning advice
· Job application advice.
· Education & training courses.
· Careers events.
· Tips for parents.
Higher Ideas : plan your journey into higher education
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|· Ideas generator
· Info on different career & study areas
· Pathways from your A level subjects
· Courses & Higher Education Institutions
Use www.cao.ie universities and colleges in ROI)
|· Search for Higher Education courses.
· Choosing what to study.
· Choosing where to study.
· How to apply.
· Student finance & money management
· Alternatives to Higher Education
· Options after GCSE.
· Web chats – experts answer questions
· Advice for parents.
Degree Course Offers
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|www.unistats.direct.gov.uk||· Compare university courses using key information sets.|
|www.qub.ac.uk||· example of how to search university courses & entry requirements
· pdf ; ‘how we choose our students’
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|· Resources directory
· Labour market information
“Skills in Demand” NI Skills Barometer
|· Employment areas which are over-and under-supplied 2015-2025.
· Qualifications required 2015-25
· Salaries 2015-2025
|www.prospects.ac.uk||· Pathways from degree subjects
· What do graduates do?
|www.kent.ac.uk/careers||· Great info on all aspects of careers|
|www.highfliers.co.uk||· Graduate vacancies & salaries in UK’s leading employers|
|www.ccea.org.uk/regulation||· How to apply to universities in ROI & outside the British Isles.|