Careers

UCAS
UCAS include several online application portals, a number of search tools and free information and advice for students considering higher education.

UCAS Progress Search - https://www.ucasprogress.com/search

UCAS Progress - What to do after my GCSEs - https://www.ucas.com/ucas/after-gcses

Next Steps
After you have finished Year 11 at Chaucer, you continue your learning at college, in a school sixth form, or a training provider, or in an apprenticeship with a company.

Planning for your Career

College and Six Form Opening Evenings

College and Six Form - Vocational Courses Locations

Year 11 Careers Timeline

 

Work Experience
All Together Work Experience website is an online Work Experience system allowing students to apply online for Work Experience vacancies.

Sheffield Work Experience Web Site - https://sheffield.work-experience.co.uk/

For the username and password please contact the IT support in school.

Job Explorer Database
Jed, the Job Explorer Database, has searches, quizzes, pictures and text to help you find out more about hundreds of jobs.

The best way to find out how to use Jed is by having a go and clicking on things to see what they do.

JED Website - http://chas.careersoft.co.uk/Jed

Useful Sites

Sheffield Futures - http://www.sheffieldfutures.org.uk/

General Careers Information

https://nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk/advice/planning/jobfamily/Pages/default.aspx

Health Service Careers – including nursing, midwifery, physiotheraphy, medicine, health care assistant and many more.

http://www.nhscareers.nhs.uk/a-to-z/

Try this quiz to find the Health Service Career most suited to you.

http://www.stepintothenhs.nhs.uk/take-the-test.aspx

Construction Careers – including bricklaying, plumbing, carpentry and joinery, electrical   installation, construction technician, plastering and many more.

http://www.citb.co.uk/bconstructive/

Science Careers.

http://www.futuremorph.org

Engineering and Technology 

http://www.tomorrowsengineers.org.uk/14-16/

Maths and Statistics  

http://www.statslife.org.uk/careers/types-of-job

Law Careers

http://www.lawcareers.net

IT and Computing Careers  

http://www.bigambition.co.uk/digital-careers/

Apprenticeships

https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeshipsearch

University courses  

http://search.ucas.com