Careers & Employability

The following links are useful for student undecided about their future careers, or wanting to research further. Students can also talk to the Careers Adviser details below.

 

Elaine Morrison – Careers Adviser

Tel: 0141 468 6838     Mobile: 07765 851182

Please note SDS staff are currently delivering our services working from home as a result of the Covid-19 Pandemic.

 

National Careers Service for England – quizzes to explore careers and match your skills to different careers areas

https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/

 

My World of Work website – various tools to identify skills and strengths, and investigate careers

https://www.myworldofwork.co.uk/my-career-options

 

Focuspoint website – buzz test, identify possible careers/courses linked to your skills and school subjects

www.focuspoint.org.uk

 

UCAS website – ‘What are my options?’ section, doesn’t only cover university

www.ucas.com

 

Prospects website – what students can do with a degree qualification, and tips on applying to university

https://www.prospects.ac.uk/

 

Career Test quiz – no need to sign-up to get results, can skip entering your email address at the end of the quiz.

www.career-test.co.uk