UK Youth Employment Articles & News

Read all the latest Youth Employment UK news and views including job tips, employment advice and so much more. Much of our content is youth led and created by our awesome Youth Ambassadors.

UK youth employment articles and news

Latest News & Features

What Are Your Vocational Options at GCSE Level?

Looking for an alternative to GCSEs? You have a lot of vocational options that you can do as well as […]

Post 16 options – what are your vocational options at A Level?

See what vocational alternatives to A Levels you can try once you finish your GCSEs. There are lots of post […]

What is an HND or HNC?

An HND and HNC are both forms of higher education qualifications in career subjects you can study in the UK. […]

What is a Foundation Degree?

If you’ve finished your A Levels or equivalent qualification, or are about to do so, a Foundation Degree combines academic […]

More News & Features

See all

What are NVQs?

Deciding your next education or career move can be challenging. Do you want to study an academic or practical course? […]

Government announces A–Level and GCSE grades will be decided by teachers

Ofqual and the Department for Education (DfE) have decided that exams will be replaced by grades decided by teachers this […]

Construction : Sector Based Work Academy with Youth Friendly Employer Ixion Holdings

Laying the foundations of your future with Youth Friendly Employer Ixion Holdings This free 5 week training course also includes […]

Traineeships with Youth Friendly Employer Ixion Holdings

6-12 Week Course: Remote learning followed by work experience placement in your chosen career Kickstart your career with a traineeship […]

Finding Youth Friendly Employers : New opportunity finder launched

We are delighted to launch our new opportunity finder, a database of organisations who have opportunities to support young people. […]

New Psychological First Aid Training for those supporting young people

Public Health England have released new online training for those supporting young people aged 25 and under who have been […]

Labour Market Statistics : February 2021

The ONS have released the latest Labour Market Overview covering the months October 2020 – December 2020, there is additional data […]