Information to help you progress in your career as well as industry insights for career changers and young people.
If you need help you unlock your potential and raise your aspirations into a career of choice. From boosting your confidence so you believe you can retrain or supporting your dreams of setting up a business, the team at Under Construction HQ can help through exciting and unique projects such as Men4Sedgemoor and 100 Women First. For more information, visit the website or contact via email at info@underconstructionHQ.org.uk or on 01278 436 466 or follow on social media on Facebook or Twitter.
Careers Information for Young People
Somerset Education Business Partnership Choosing the next step in education, training or employment can be a daunting prospect. The Somerset Education Business Partnership aim to provide the tools to help you make the right decision for you. Visit the website for more information including:
- Your Future Guide
- Employability and Skills Guide
- For information on a number of questions that you may have surrounding employment including advice on job hunting and preparing for interviews, visit the EBP Employment Resource Hub
If you would like an insight into what it is like to work for a wide range of Somerset businesses, visit the Somerset EBP Youtube channel to watch interviews with employees explaining what career opportunities there are in their industry, what skills and attributes will help you to be successful in the industry and why they enjoy the work they do.
The following links will provide you with resources to help you discover more about your skills and what careers you might be interested in
Young Somerset seeks to develop a youth work relationship that is open, honest, respectful, trusting and led by the young person.
Youth Unlimited offer professional youth work solutions as well as support for individuals, groups and organisations to engage effectively with young people.
NCS Careers Advice can help you make career decisions throughout your life. From deciding your education route at 14 to planning a career change at any age. Get the job that's right for you with our advice on where to look, how to apply and how to do your best in interviews.
Career Pilot Providing careers information and tools for 11-19 year olds, all in one place.
icould We encourage young people to discover opportunities they may not have known about before. And we show what is possible in the world of work.
Youth Employment UK What you need to know about how Jobcentre Plus could help you with your next steps.
Mind Somerset offering support with issues such as stress, exams, relationships, problems at home or school, bullying and the loss of someone close and more.