Citizens Advice – Self-Employment Checklist
A useful checklist for those considering self-employment.
Provides information and advice on understanding annuity, managing money, and writing a will.
This site has hundreds of tools to help individual manage and develop their careers. You can use many of these free of charge or you can pay for membership.
Mary Ward Centre
This is the resource website for the Mary Ward Centre for community and adult learning, a partner in the Mid-life Career Review project. The site provides links to general websites and resources, but specifically about careers in the visual arts and crafts sector.
The unionlearn website has a Supporting Learners area with dedicated pages about Supporting Midlife Development. This links to a comprehensive resource base located on the Climbing Frame website.
Workplace Learning Advocates
The WLA approach is an initiative for employees, led by employees. WLAs work in non-unionised workplaces and support colleagues to take up learning opportunities. Resources for Career Reviews are included on their website.
Higher Learning at Work
Higher Learning at Work is a Unionlearn website with information about different types of higher learning suitable for the workplace.
This is part of the NHS Careers website and outlines career possibilities for all ages. It links to the NHS Jobs website.
The Unionlearn Climbing Frame
This site includes an action planning tool and links to publications and other websites. The themes include Supporting Mid-life Development, and Personal Development and Career Planning. Registration is free, and users do not have to be union reps. It is also available as a mobile app.
This website provides access to a range of careers and job-seeking resources used by the National Careers Service in the South West during the Midlife Career Review Project. All resources can be adapted and used freely.