Careers advice

Connexions offer a free and confidential service to young people aged 16 to 19 (or up to 25 years old for people with special educational needs) who are not in employment, education and/or training.

Their personal advisers can provide information on education, employment and training opportunities.

Find your nearest Connexions Outreach Venue on the Connexions website.


The National Careers Service
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, supported by qualified careers advisers.

You can book an appointment to speak to a National Careers Service adviser if you're aged 19 or over (18 or over if you're a Jobcentre Plus customer). You’ll get advice on deciding which careers might be right for you, writing a CV, job hunting, choosing courses, plus information on your local jobs market.

You book an appointment by calling 0800 100 900.