Careers Links

Careers Links 

Below are a wide range of links to career websites focusing on post 16, apprenticeships, universities and specialist sites for careers in specific professions e.g. medicine, veterinary, aerospace, STEM, law, hospitality and catering and many more.

Online Careers Resources  The site that The Priory school subscribes to. Comprehensive resource. Use your personal log in. Request your access codes from Paul if you have lost your details issued in year 9. Great for finding out which jobs are growing and shrinking, and how much you might get paid!   A free site with lots of useful job profiles and careers advice, (including a 1:1 web chat service). Has information about jobs which are in demand and might increase in the future.  Check out thousands of career videos to help you on your career journey. You can also self assess your ‘personality type’ here as well.  Great for students who are considering university in the future. Links degree courses to career ideas. for work experience in big brand companies to boost your CV  Help school leavers make decisions about their future. Explore options for careers, university or apprenticeships and get help applying successfully. Covers A-Levels, Apprenticeship, Degrees, Post Graduates, gap years, personal statements and studying in US

Employability skills

Barclay’s Life Skills Support with employability skills

Student Room Online student community – help with revisions, statements, applying to Uni.

Websites aimed at parents Information to support your child’s career decisions

Volunteering volunteering website

Post 16 providers (local)

Shrewsbury Colleges Group

Thomas Adams

William Brookes 6th Form

North Shropshire College

Thomas Telford

Haberdashers’ Adams

Telford College

Shrewsbury School

Shrewsbury Girls High School

Concord College

Ellesmere College

Oswestry School

Moreton Hall

Reaseheath College

Apprenticeships – local training providers

Shrewsbury College Apprenticeships

Telford College Apprenticeships

North Shropshire College Apprenticeships

County Training

Juniper Training

Cadcoe – Telford

MCMT (Marches Centre of Manufacturing & Technology) Bridgnorth and

SBC Training


ProVQ Apprentice – Shrewsbury

Cross Bar Coaching

Apprenticeship and non-university routes Site dedicated to apprenticeships, distance learning, foundation degrees, gap years, voluntary work and sponsored degrees. Latest School leaver programmes and apprenticeship schemes  A new way to find Apprenticeships, Degree Apprenticeships, Work Experience and Graduate opportunities.  Essential to register if looking for apprenticeships  apprenticeship Information leaver Programmes and Sponsored Degrees

 Higher education (university) Finance information applications to UK full time University Courses.  Features many useful articles around Careers and Education. information on the best universities, colleges and degree courses. on finding, applying and enrolling at universities abroad. UK university rankings, course information and expert advice for every student, review and compare courses Search for open days at Unis to go to Uni but unsure on what course to do? selection tests for some Oxbridge courses.  Step test is for some Cambridge and Warwick courses.

Labour Market Information

Career specific websites - the UK’s Leading Careers Specialists to help you pass your career selection process the easy way


www.stepintothenhs.nhs.ukCareers in the NHS aimed at KS3 in the NHS aimed at KS4 in medicine NHS apprenticeships in Telford and Shrewsbury

www.admissionstesting.orgEntry tests for medical and dentistry test for medical and dentistry. Every year Shrewsbury School run UCAT master classes.  E-mail 4 day course for routes into medicine

www.gapmedics.comMedical work experience abroad in the holidays/gap year. University widening access to Medicine School interview questions  Lots of practice online papers.

www.careersinpodiatry.comCareers in podiatry

Teaching - Get into Teaching Secondary and advice on how and why to get into teaching

Armed forces Pros and cons of joining the armed forces

Accountancy on entry routes, training and opportunities in accountancy

Animal care on how to become a vet

Aerospace explore opportunities in aerospace

Science, Technology, Maths and Engineering (STEM) in the engineering sector Learning- lots of resources and activities  Helps choose your routes to a Maths Career opportunities working within the Science based industries.

Digital / web careers different kinds of careers in Digital/Web sector

Law guide to degrees and careers in Law to the test you may have to take to gain entry onto a Law degree. Every year Shrewsbury School run LNAT master classes.  E-mail to becoming a Lawyer.

Creative useful website on careers in music advice on working in the creative industries. Includes jobs/internship/work experience aboard

Media Opportunities to begin and develop your career in the media industry

Hospitality and travel and tourism in the food and drink sector in the transport and travel industry info on jobs in hospitality, tourism and leisure on jobs on cruise ships. ferries to container ships – careers in the Merchant Navy



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