Useful Links

Updated Wednesday 9 May, 2018 by

Careers Sites

National Careers Service

Information, advice and guidance to help you make decisions on learning, training and work.

ConnectU2  

Local information, advice and guidance to help you plan your future, including employment, education and training options.

Doncaster Works

Supporting employers and individuals across Doncaster by providing advice and guidance on training, apprenticeships and job opportunities

PLOTR

This website will give you lots of information about many different careers worlds, resources, employer profiles and opportunities.

Careersbox 

A national online careers film and video library. Real people real jobs to help young people, students, teachers and career professionals gain an insight into different type of jobs and industries available.

ICould

Videos of people in different occupations describing what they do.

Buzz Quiz 

Short test that analyses your personality to see which job might suit you

Uni Stats 

Search, review and compare courses and universities

Not Going To Uni 

General advice and infomration on apprenticeships, gap year, events and lots more.

Job Sites and Your Rights at Work

Click here for useful Job Sites

Citizens Advice 

Current infomration about you employment rights

Apprenticeship Sites

National Apprenticeship Service

Search for different apprenticeships in locally and national and find out more about apprenticeships.

Apprenticeship Guide 

A one-stop-shop for anyone looking to find out more about apprenticeships.  

Higher Education 

UCAS 

The official university website, where you can apply and search for courses.

Universities UK 

For general information on universities.

Uni 4 Me  

For further information about what university has to offer.

Student Finance England 

Apply online for help with finance: including Tuition Fee Loans, Maintenance Loans, Maintenance Grants. This service is for English full-time and part-time students (new and continuing).

Study in Europe 

Guide to study in Europe

Finance

National Minimum Wage 

Information about current minimum wage, apprenticeship wage and the living wage.

Funding for Education and Learning

Information about financial help and support while in educaiton or learning

Benefit Entitlement

Information about benefit entitlement. 

Volunteering and Gap Year

Doncaster Volunteering

Local volunteering information

National Citizen Service 

Opportunities for 15-17 year olds to take part in team projects to local communities. 

Year Out Group 

Information, advice and support to help you plan your gap year.

BUNAC  

A range of exciting summer camp, work abroad and volunteer abroad programmes.

V-Inspired

Find out what voluntary projects are available in your area.

Do-It

Find out what voluntary work involves and the types of voluntary work available.

Youth Employment UK

Campaign and membership organistion dedicated to tackling youth unemployment in the UK