Take a look at these websites and explore jobs that use your favourite interests and school subjects to help identify career paths.

 

Careerpilot, careers information and tools for 11-19 year olds

 

iCould

Try an online skills quiz. Which skills are your natural strengths? Which ones do you find harder, but would like to conquer? Online quizzes are a fun way to identify skills and match them to jobs.

 

SEND Employment Forum

The National SEND Employment Forum have produced a number of inspirational videos of people talking about their employment pathways.

 

Panjango 

Learn about the world of work with Panjango. You do have to register but it is free to use.

 

National Careers Service

If you would like to seek support with your career decisions. Free guidance for adults and young people aged 13 or over is available from the National Careers Service  on 0800 100 900 or use webchat.

 

Preparing For Adulthood

The website has lots of useful information. Funded by Department for Education (DfE), they provide expertise and support to local authorities and their partners to embed preparing for adulthood from the earliest years. We work to ensure that young people with SEND achieve paid employment, independent living, housing options, good health, friendships, relationships and community inclusion.

 

Skill Up Somerset

Somerset Supported Employment was established in 2019 to facilitate the development of Supported Employment throughout Somerset.  Supported Employment assists people with disability or disadvantage to access employment opportunities of their own choice and to become economically independent and socially active.

Supported Employment

 

Speakers for Schools

Speakers for Schools have just launched Virtual Work Experience for  young people, educators can register for further information.