Award Crest
York College

Updated 20th February 2017

Employability is not just about getting good qualifications - employers are looking for good person skills and the ability to apply your knowledge and skills. So you need to think about what you have to offer and what strategies you plan to use, secure an interview and hopefully a fulfilling appointment.

For information about current job vacancies including apprenticeship vacancies see details on the Job Scene pages.

Barclays Life Skills - Helping young people with the skills they need to go forward into work - See the section - 'Getting online and getting a job: the dos and don'ts'

Success at School  - is the place for young people to explore careers, get the lowdown on top employers, and search for the latest jobs, courses and advice

Guides covering psychometric testing:

Includes tips and advice from experts, clear examples, free practice tests and links to extended preparation resources. - to help students and jobseekers to pass aptitude and reasoning tests.