Year 7, 8 or 9
Want to be a Fashion Designer, Fitness Instructor or Firefighter?
Soldier, Salesperson or Scientist?
…or just not sure?
Being in Year 7, 8 and 9 is a great time to start to think about what you want to do in the future and explore a wide range of career options.
Suffolk Works site provides information on the local job market and local industries to help you think about the areas of work you are interested in.
The site includes:
Information on a range of industries ...So you can find out which areas of work appeal to you. Go to Job Types
Details of the industries that are big in the area where you live ...so you can find out about the range of industries and type of work available locally. Go to Local Area
The sorts of jobs people do and where the jobs will be in the future ...to help you think about the type of work you would like to do and where the opportunities will be in the future. Go to Jobs in the Future
Links to useful websites that can help you think about your career options:
National Careers Service - with information on lots of different jobs you may just find the right one for you. You can find out about the pay, the training, and how to get a first foot on the ladder
The Source - The Source provides young people in Suffolk information on a whole range of issues including career choice, choosing options and planning for your future
Choices at 13+ on the Source.