COVID-19: Resources to support careers and enterprise activities
Somerset TalentEd Academies showcase Somerset employers working in various industry sectors through a series of broadcasts with Learn Live UK.
Each broadcast features pre-recorded videos where employers have the chance to share their experiences and give young people real world examples of the types of career that they can aspire to in each industry.
HPC Inspire Programme
A range of free and innovative activities including hands-on STEM workshops, curriculum-linked teaching resources, assemblies and events for Key Stage 2, 3 and 4 – to help young people take advantage of the huge opportunities that the construction and operation of Hinkley Point C have to offer.
Amazing Apprenticeships host a wide range of online resources, lesson plans, videos, employer and apprentice broadcasts on their website that you can access here
10 Ways to Achieve Careers Education at Home
An extensive collection of resources from The Heart of the South West Careers Hub covering topics such as exploring different job roles and the job market, educational videos and games, building skills and strengths, worksheets and online courses and lessons.
National Careers Service e-pack
A downloadable resource pack for careers teachers to support careers advice and guidance.
Resources exploring roles within the construction industry.
The WoW Show (World of Work)
Award-winning film-makers capture on camera people and workplaces with a journalistic eye changing the way the real-life world of work is presented to young people. The WOW Show is engaging and interactive and it’s free.
I’m a Scientist – Get me out of Here
I’m a Scientist is an online activity where school students connect with real scientists about real science. It’s a competition between scientists, where students are the judges.
unifrog Distance Learning Teaching Resources
We're committed to ensuring that careers guidance in schools does not suffer as a result of COVID-19. We're here to help you make sure your careers programme remains stable during these uncertain times by supporting students with distance learning via our online platform. We've created a load of fantastic resources related to distance learning and working independently so that you're prepared for all eventualities over the coming weeks.
Like to Be
Like to Be is an online network which helps introduce students to professional online networking and creates regular, employer engagements on their platform. They are looking for students, teachers and employers, who would like to continue to connect with one another over the coming months, to join their online community for free. Employers can set up a profile on the Liketobe.org platform and invite their student and school contacts as well as the larger Liketobe.org community to watch presentations, ask questions and maintain their workplace and career awareness with young people.
SpringPod Learn Lounge
Learn Lounge is a new interactive platform that lets you experience a whole new way of careers learning that is delivered virtually so you can join in from the comfort of your own home. It features inspiring career stories and guidance from experts across different fields – from technology to sport, and everything in between.
Discover! Creative Careers
Creative Careers is an initiative by the UK creative industries to make it easier for young people to find careers in the creative industries.
Grofar Student Careers Passport
Grofar are committed to ensuring students have access to the tools they need, and that careers education does not suffer because of Covid-19. To support students with distance learning, we have created a free version of our online Careers Passport along with some fantastic interactive exercises to complete, helping them to build their digital careers profile and produce a digital C.V.
Free Digital Skills Courses
FutureLearn's mission is to help you make sense of the ever-evolving digital world, and enable you to explore which new job could be the right fit for you.