Careers Guidance and Advice

At The Misbourne, we are keen to encourage our students to research the careers and opportunities that are available to them so that they can set themselves targets to strive towards.

There are many resources available that provide information, but we have signposted a few websites below that are a good place to start:

Careers information and tools for 11-19 year olds: 

Career Pilot


A free, online careers platform, designed to connect 11-18 year olds with their future career potential:



Careers advice and information on a wide range of jobs, training course resources and funding:

National Careers Service


Thousands of career videos of people from hundreds of careers: I


National careers film library and The Skills Explorer:

Careers Box


Information about apprenticeships, vacancies and opportunities:

Apprenticeships.orgAmazing Apprenticeships


Help finding apprenticeships, college courses or work experience to start building your future: 

Not Going To Uni


Explore careers, gain work experience and find opportunities in Buckinghamshire:

Wannabe Bucks


Information about the job market for students, graduates and school leavers. Also includes websites for law careers, finance careers, apprenticeships and school leaver programmes:

All About Careers


For graduate jobs, postgraduate study, advice about work experience, internship opportunities and graduate careers:



As well as being a jobs board, the Career Advice blog provides a range of student services such as CV advice, interview advice, information on apprenticeships:

Career Advice


Educational and careers resources:

Getting In


Whether you’re deciding what to study, taking your exams, planning a career, or just curious, BBC Bitesize is there to explain the world of work, with advice from people who've found the right path for them:

BBC Bitesize


One way to make your personal statement / CV stand out is to show that you have studied around your subjects, for instance by taking a free online course.  Choose from hundreds of free online courses from top universities and specialist organisations.  Browse by subject or start date, to find the right course for you:

Future Learn


To view a number of other helpful websites visit: