The links in this section allows you to explore career ideas related to subjects you enjoy or by job category.  Use these resources to consider all your options and not just the obvious.  There are approximately 2000 different careers out there, take time to identify a number of possible career options along with the qualifications which are best for them.

Click here for Growing Ambitions

This site allows you to explore careers by subject you enjoy or by selecting careers from A-Z.  It provides information on career routes that can help you in reaching your career goal(s).  The site is intended for teachers and careers advisers, but is equally valuable to students and their parents.


Click here for iCould

This website is an excellent resource that will allow you to watch video clips of people who have experience of working in a wide range of job sectors from property management, science, marketing, PR and many more.

Click here for Careers Box

This is similar to the website and it provides short films on various careers from Medical, Science, Creative and Media to name but a few.

Click here for Total Professions

The site focuses on careers in the professions, it covers 34 different career sectors.  The site is designed to help you understand what a profession is and how you can gain professional recognition in particular career sectors.

Click here for Prospects – Job Profiles

This is a site aimed at students seeking a graduate career.  It has an A- Z list of graduate jobs, from an Academic Librarian to a Youth Worker.  Each job profile looks at; responsibility, salary, qualifications, skills and career prospects

Click here for Careers Portal 

This is a careers guidance site based in the Rep. Of Ireland.  It has a wide range of up-to-date information which can assist students in making career decisions.  It has a large self-assessment section which can help you reflect on the skills, qualities, and values you can bring to the workplace.

> Year 13 & 14 Careers Research