National Careers Service

National Careers ServiceNational Careers Service is a government resource providing information and related to jobs, training and learning.

Job profiles: There are over 800 example job profiles available on the website, each including what that job would entail, an indication of pay, skills required to do the job and an idea of where that job could take you within a career.

Skills Health Check: Work through the Skills Health Check – a series of quizzes and activities that help you identify what makes you tick: “your skills, interests and motivations.”

You have to create an account to complete the exercise but it’s free to do so, and at the end you can access a downloadable report detailing your results.

Find a course: Use the search functionality to find a course (the total list is in the thousands), then use the filters to choose the study method.