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York College

Updated 25th May 2017


You can book an interview with an adviser during term time by phoning the InfoZone on 01904 770400 or  by email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

You can talk through your course or careers options, check over your CV or Personal statement etc. Make the most of this opportunity by doing your research first.

All full time students are entitled to a range of support in planning their progression.  Ask for support from your progress tutor.

Careers Advice and Support for College Students Leaflet - May 2017

Support for staff - Services and resources provided by Careers (part of Student Services) can help you support your students in their plans. If staff have personal careers guidance needs we are always happy to give impartial confidential advice and support. We always welcome feedback.

Andy D’Agorne
Careers Co-ordinator
Tel:- 01904 770433

Stephen Kirkman
Careers Adviser
01904 770847

Most of our careers handouts are updated annually.  If you want to know more about the career areas you are interested in, there are also plenty of publications in the careers section of the Learning Centre.

Adult Directions

Adult Directions - is a careers matching programme that provides you with career ideas and information, and lets you explore your own career options, you will need to enter a code which is only available to York College students, this can be obtained from the InfoZone, HelpZone, your Progress Tutor or Careers staff at college.

Adult Directions Help Sheet

My Future

My Future Higher Education 2018

My Future Work - Updated May 2017

My Future Work Level 3 Insert May 2017

Careers Handouts

After your A Level Diploma Results - other options May 2017

Are you considering leaving your college course early - May 2017

Careers and Vacancy Websites - May 2017

Employment Information for People with Additional needs - May 2017

Filling in your UCAS application 2018

Finding a job or apprenticeship in the construction industry - May 2017

Gap Year and Voluntary Experience - May 2017

Looking for part time work - April 2016

Quick guide to results and how clearing works - May 2017

Reapplication to UCAS - May 2017

Russell Group - Subject choices at school and college - Russell Group website information

Study Abroad - May 2017

UCAS Personal Statement Timeline - UCAS website information

Apprenticeship Information

Go to the Job Scene Pages - Apprenticeship Information

Useful careers websites

targetcareers.co.uk/career-sectors - Find out what different careers involve and how to get into them.

EPOC Careers Conferences - organises events for students who want to become doctors or lawyers.  These events will help you maximise your chances of being accepted into the university and profession of your choice. 

Not Going to Uni – the one stop site for apprenticeships, gap years, distance learning and jobs

www.loudmag.co.uk - Are you thinking about heading to university, or what career options are out there? Then Loud is here to help. Loud features the latest opportunities for college leavers and 6th formers. We also interview the latest music artists & give you the chance to write for us. Once you’ve signed up you will receive 4 issues per year for free.

www.gov.uk/browse/employing-people - Legislation and advice on workers rights

www.worksmart.org.uk - Trade union advice about employment rights

www.nec.ac.uk - Distance learning courses and resources from National Extension College.

 

 

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