There is a large body of information online to help you, the websites below are some of the best and most popular resources.
National Careers Service,
Department for Education,
The Space @ Connexions, Careers Advice & Guidance, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JsG0EWc8LaE
Decisionz, Local Careers & Advice Magazine Autumn 2020, http://magazine.decisionz.co.uk/books/qdus/#p=1
The vast majority of apprenticeship vacancies are advertised on the government’s website, click the link below. You will need to log on and create an account, you will then be able to search for vacancies, and you can filter your search by employment sector and location.
Derby College Youtube Channel
Careers Derby Youtube Channel
The Careers Derby Youtube Channel contains videos produced during the Covid-19 Lockdown, and includes videos produced by local colleges, training providers and businesses, why not check out some of the videos!
If you are planning for a career that needs you to go to university and study for a degree, it is important to know which A Level or Level 3 BETCs you should study at 6thform or college, the Russell Group of Leading universities have produced informed choices to help decide.
UCAS (University & Colleges Admissions Service) website is the portal through which you apply to university. The website is searchable, so you can look at which universities offer which degrees, the website also contains information on how to apply, fees and loans
Alternatives to university
Not going to university, https://www.notgoingtouni.co.uk/
Stonewall LGBT Careers Guide, http://www.startingoutguide.org.uk/
Arriva Buses, https://www.arrivabus.co.uk/midlands/bus-travel-in-derby
Trent Barton Buses, https://www.trentbarton.co.uk
East Midlands Railway, https://www.eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk/train-times/derby-to-london
The Train Line, https://www.thetrainline.com/live/departures/derby