About Career Connect

Career Connect is a charity who are passionate about providing high quality independent careers advice, bridging the gap to learning and employment and better life chances for young people and adults.

We provide a wide range of career management services, some funded by Local Authorities and schools and colleges in your area.

We are also a provider of the National Careers Service for adults.

Latest News


Key Education and Skills Data

A round-up of the latest trends


Career Connect Scoops Financial Leadership Trophy at the Third Sector Awards

At a packed ceremony in London, Career Connect were recognised for their outstanding financial management of Charity resources!


Robert Halfon Minister of State for Apprenticeships, Skills and Careers

MP Robert Halfon has been out visiting Career Connect's Lancashire based Advisers, delivering the National Careers Service.


The CBI Calls For Schools to provide their pupils with dedicated careers advisers

Schools should be committed to giving their students access to dedicated Careers Advisers to help them make the right choices about their future, says the Confederation of British Industry


Scott secures full time job as HGV Driver after prison release, thanks to a little help

Scott served a long prison sentence before being released in the autumn of 2015... but Scott was keen to get better qualifications and a job.


Tuition fees have increased again

Rising HE fees are hitting new and existing students hard. The University of Exeter has confirmed that fees have gone up with inflation for current students.


The Importance of Careers Advice

According to an article in the TES, the online portal 'GetMyFirstJob', which has 270,000 prospective apprentices and trainees registered, not only were huge numbers of young people frantically applying for vacancies they had never considered right for them, but there are worrying disparities in gender too.

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