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Allied health website and webinar

How do you get into specific roles within the health industry? This website, developed by Allied Health, shows students how to get into the profession.

  • Free
  • Benchmark 4
  • Maths embedded careers learning
  • English embedded careers learning
  • Science embedded careers learning
  • Other subject embedded careers learning
  • Benchmark 3
  • Aspiration raising
  • Addressing stereotypes
  • Benchmark 5
  • Further education and skills
  • Key stage 3
  • Key stage 4
  • Audio
  • Videos
  • Virtual
  • SEND

BBC Bitesize – Careers

This well-known resource can be used to help contextualise the world of work alongside curriculum study – and support young people in making informed decisions.

  • Free
  • Benchmark 4
  • English embedded careers learning
  • Maths embedded careers learning
  • Science embedded careers learning
  • Other subject embedded careers learning
  • Benchmark 3
  • Aspiration raising
  • Addressing stereotypes
  • Further education and skills
  • Key stage 3
  • Key stage 4
  • Audio
  • Videos
  • Virtual
  • SEND

FutureGoals Spotlight resource

Students will work in small teams to complete a wide range of tasks in order to stage the biggest and best festival ever! Working alongside leading practitioners, a series of free resources, lesson plans, films and activities have been created to bust the myths surrounding careers in the creative sector and provide a wider understanding of the less traditional, yet in-demand, roles.

  • Employer
  • Free
  • Benchmark 4
  • Benchmark 5
  • Benchmark 3
  • Benchmark 2
  • Key stage 3
  • Key stage 4
  • Lesson plans
  • Presentations
  • Videos
  • Virtual
  • Worksheets
  • SEND

My Skills My Future

This programme has been collated from resources across our partners and network to support young people with SEND under the 2 groups identified in the SEND toolkit. It contains lessons around employability skill development , employer projects and engagement videos all to support young people in their next steps.

  • My Skills My Future
  • Free
  • Benchmark 1
  • Benchmark 2
  • Benchmark 3
  • Benchmark 4
  • Benchmark 5
  • Benchmark 6
  • Benchmark 7
  • Key stage 3
  • Key stage 4
  • Further education and skills
  • Audio
  • Information booklets/sheets
  • Lesson plans
  • Presentations
  • Template
  • Training
  • Transition
  • Videos
  • Virtual
  • Worksheets
  • SEND

Resource 6: Guidance on choosing and planning an activity

This is the sixth resource in our Supporting Employers: Working with Young People with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) collection.

This resource takes you through some tips on choosing and planning activity when working with young people with SEND. It also contains useful checklists for when you choose your activity to support its implementation 

  • Employer
  • Supporting Employers: Working with Young People with SEND
  • Stage 2: Planning and Implementation
  • Free
  • Benchmark 5
  • Benchmark 6
  • Key stage 3
  • Key stage 4
  • Further education and skills
  • Information booklets/sheets
  • Virtual
  • SEND

Speakers for Schools

Virtual and onsite work experiences:

We connect young people with inspirational, eye opening virtual work experience opportunities with some of the largest employers both locally and nationally

  • Free
  • Benchmark 5
  • Benchmark 6
  • Key stage 4
  • Further education and skills
  • Audio
  • Videos
  • Virtual
  • SEND

Subject in a box

Help students understand the range of opportunities available to them through Higher Education and inspire them to continue learning via an engaging learning experience.

  • Free
  • Benchmark 4
  • English embedded careers learning
  • Maths embedded careers learning
  • Science embedded careers learning
  • Other subject embedded careers learning
  • Benchmark 3
  • Aspiration raising
  • Addressing stereotypes
  • Further education and skills
  • Key stage 3
  • Key stage 4
  • Audio
  • Videos
  • Virtual
  • SEND

UCAS virtual tours

Give students a clear insight into what university life might look like before they narrow down their choices at key stage 5, with these immersive virtual tours.

  • Free
  • Benchmark 7
  • Higher Education events and visits
  • Benchmark 3
  • Aspiration raising
  • Benchmark 1
  • Further education and skills
  • Key stage 4
  • Virtual
  • SEND

YourGamePlan

YourGamePlan is a free online learning platform designed to help young people transition from school to the workplace, and widen their understanding of the career opportunities available to them.

  • Free
  • Benchmark 3
  • Key stage 4
  • Further education and skills
  • Information booklets/sheets
  • Transition
  • Videos
  • Virtual
  • Worksheets
  • SEND

icould

Use this content-rich website to inform and inspire young people’s career choices – featuring over 1,000 videos of real people talking about their careers.

  • Free
  • Benchmark 4
  • Maths embedded careers learning
  • Science embedded careers learning
  • English embedded careers learning
  • Other subject embedded careers learning
  • Benchmark 3
  • Benchmark 5
  • Employer involvement in curriculum
  • Aspiration raising
  • Addressing stereotypes
  • Key stage 3
  • Key stage 4
  • Further education and skills
  • Audio
  • Videos
  • Virtual
  • SEND