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National Careers Week 6-10 March


It’s National Careers Week and to highlight the event, we wanted to signpost you to some further websites and resources that you may find useful when talking about your young people’s future!

Visit the main National Careers Week website to download The NCW Guide and gain access to an array of resources from tutor time guides, social media resources to teacher door signs – ensuring that every week is National Careers Week!

Career Pilot

As part of the week, Careerpilot are encouraging young people to use their website to find out more about their future options.

By taking part in the NCW 2017 treasure hunt young people have the opportunity to learn something new about themselves and their future aspirations.

At the end of the treasure hunt there will be an opportunity to enter a draw with a chance to win a £10 Amazon voucher.

To find out how to play, click here.

Good Luck!

panjango Panjango is a resource specially designed to introduce KS2 and KS3 learners to different types of careers. It enables young people to learn about the world of work in an interactive virtual learning environment.

  • Enables any teacher to instantly deliver a high quality careers lesson
  • Gives learning context and purpose and brings the curriculum to life
  • helps schools meet their requirement to deliver independent careers guidance

Find out more about Panjango here.


Start is a free careers software that helps you guide your students towards clear, comprehensive and impartial information that is relevant to them. Young people create a personal profile which generates suitable jobs, qualifications and areas to explore based on live labour market information and course data.

Find out more about U-Explore’s Start here.


Similarly, Kudos is also available to provide your students with information they need to make important decisions about future careers and what subjects, courses and training they can do to reach their career destination.

Find out more about Kudos here.

North East Raising Aspiration Partnership
c/o Marketing and Student Recruitment
Newcastle University

Tel: 0191 208 3128