What can you find on the Careers Website?
Use the links in the table above or the sub-menus under the heading Departments --> Careers, at the left hand side of this web site.
Applications and Interviews
Information and website links for help and advice with looking for and applying for jobs including a virtual interview.
Sixth Form Placements
All the information you need for finding a placement, templates for letters for approaching employers and key procedures.
News and Events
Calendar of external and internal speakers and events of interest to students
Advice and useful links to local sixth form colleges, further education establishments, further education finance and further options for students aged 14-19.
A vast amount of information and links for anyone interested in going on to Higher Education. Covers choices and applications, league tables and quality standards, university maps, HE finance, UKCAT/BMAT links, open day listings etc
Has links to CourseFinder, PathFinder and Cascaid, which may point you in the right direction when deciding on a particular university or course.
Jobs and Apprenticeships
Links and advice on how to apply for a job or apprenticeship. Includes useful links to various job search facilities.
A huge amount of links and information many of the more popular career choices such as archicture, construction, medicine, IT etc. Can search by Occupational Area or by Subject
Gap Year and Voluntary Work
Information for students considering voluntary work or who may wish to take a gap year before embarking on their university career.
Careers Services at HGS
Information on what you can expect to find in the Careers Resource Centre, how to book an appointment, and a gallery of Who's Who.
Direct.gov Next Steps
The government website for young people offering website links and a free, impartial helpline.