These resources are available to help parents and students with the next step.
Sophie Biggs, Careers Advisor, Adviza
Eclips Careers Hub – includes a questionnaire to assess your interests if you are undecided about your choice of career and will allow you to explore an A-Z database of different careers (A password is provided for all LVS Ascot students).
Prospects Careers Resource – graduate career prospects – To find out where a possible degree can lead you, click on Careers Centre, then Options with My Subject. For information about Graduate careers, click on Job Sectors.
Morrisby Psychometric Test – all our Year 10 and 12 students sit this 2 hour online test to assess their aptitudes in different areas which then matches them to certain career areas. If you are not part of the LVS school community currently but are interested in this test, you can find out more details here – Morrisby Online At Home | Adviza
|National Careers Service careers A-Z|
|University of Kent careers test|
|Future Morph STEM – go to 16+ section and then play to try 2 quizzes, a values game and what might you be (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths)|
|Map your career on the home page of this NHS website|
|Prospects Psychometric Test|
|Are You MI5 Ready? Careers in Intelligence|
|Graduate career prospects – written for those already at University. (To find out where a possible degree can lead you, click on Careers Centre, then Options with My Subject. For information about Graduate careers, click on Job Sectors.)|
|UCAS – Vital for course search and grade requirements, but also has a vast amount of other useful information, including advice on personal statements.|
|A comprehensive guide to University – includes League tables, and Career Guides about degree subjects.|
|Degree Course Descriptions – Good subject overviews are available to read here on The Guardian.|
|Higher & Degree Apprenticeships|
|Do-It – a searchable database of voluntary opportunities.|
|Student Volunteering Network|
|Why volunteer as a student?|
|Medical student volunteers in the NHS|
|Volunteer with ICS | Charity work abroad (volunteerics.org)|
|Most towns and cities also have their own volunteer centres.|
|Gap UK Site|
|STEM Industrial Placements – Inspire young people into STEM | EDT | United Kingdom (etrust.org.uk)|