Support for secondary pupils and school leavers

As you start to make decisions about your future career – we’re here to help. 

There’s a careers adviser based in your school. They’re on hand to offer advice and guidance throughout school and beyond. They can help with:

  • Discussing your options and possible next steps, especially if you’re not sure what you want to do when you leave school
  • CVs and job applications
  • College and university applications
  • Interview preparation 
  • Making your subject choices

We have lots of help and advice here on My World of Work too. Get started on your to-do list in your account and find more information on this page.

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We've pulled together some useful sources of information to help during this time:

Speak to someone

There’s a careers adviser based in your school.

They can help you think about what you'd like to do when you leave school, and the different routes you can take to get there.

Get started on My World of Work

It's never too early to start thinking about your career.

We can help you create your first CV and write your college or university personal statement. 

Get started with your to-do list in your My World of Work account.