Employment help for young people

Build confidence and skills to get the jobs you want. Because you matter.

Did you know? If you’re aged 14-24, everything on this page is about you. Join us as a Volunteer Youth Ambassador or Young Professional, and the whole website explodes into life. Interact with tips, advice, mentoring and competitions that match your interests. You can get free training qualifications, too.

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Build your life and work skills – whatever stage you’re at in your career journey.

Aged 14-24? Become a Young Professional. A small step, but a great leap ahead. Hot tip: Sign up to our newsletter for free weekly training too!

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Jobs and careers help

Explore hot jobs you’ll want to apply for – and learn how you could get them.

There’s more than one way into any career! See what’s out there, job trends, and how to find opportunities as a young person.

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Students

GCSEs & A levels
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Jobs & Careers

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Starting a business
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Become a Youth Ambassador

Volunteer with us and you’ll gain so much more than something great to put on your CV.

Join our huge UK network of Youth Ambassadors and you’ll make a serious impact on how young people are treated in work today, whatever your interests and background.

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Choices

School? Exams? Uni? Career? Get help with life, study and work choices.

Don’t stay in the dark when it comes to big decisions you everyone makes in their life. There’s more than one option out there for you, even if you don’t know what to do next!

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Advice and opinion

What do you really need to know about jobs, careers and employment? Hear from experts, employers and our Youth Ambassadors giving their side of the story.

Youth friendly employers

All these employers are youth friendly – we are working with them to ensure they provide amazing opportunities for young people. Click a logo to find out more about them and the youth-friendly opportunities they offer, from work experience and apprenticeships through to graduate schemes!

Events calendar

Take part in events across the UK and beyond! As a Youth Ambassador and/or Young Professional you’ll get to attend some top events across the country. We host online events and webinars too, so you can attend wherever you are.

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Webinar: Youth Friendly Recruitment Practice (until 31st Oct 19)

What makes a brand or vacancy stand out from the crowd when it comes to recruiting young people? Youth Employment […]

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WorldSkills UK LIVE

The UK’s largest skills, apprenticeships and careers event will be held on 21-23 November 2019 at the NEC Birmingham. Visit […]

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Webinar: Creating Youth Friendly LGBT+ workplaces

WEBINAR: Steve Keith, Founder and Chief Behavioural Officer of The Branding Man, and passionate LGBT+ community champion will be joined […]

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