Welcome to the Career Review support and resources library, where you’ll find a range of useful materials including the research from our pilot programme. These resources are designed for providers and researchers to support your own Career Review projects.

If you have any resources, research reports or websites you'd like us to include in our library, then please get in touch via our 'contact us' page.

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NHS Choice

Offers advice and guidance to those who have a health condition or disability about the support they may need to stay in work.

 

Disability Rights UK

Disability Rights UK provides advice on working with health conditions and the support available for people with disabilities. They also provide an number of fact sheets about working with a disability.

 

Mental Toughness

One of the partners for the Mid-life Career Review project used the “mental toughness programme” as a basis for pilot activities.

 

Age Action Alliance – Employer Toolkit

The Age Action Alliance aims to bring together older people and cross sector organisations to work together to celebrate the opportunities and address the challenges of our ageing society. Their Employer Toolkit offers guidance for managers of older workers. It includes general tools as well as resources targeted at six specific sectors: retail, transport, care, higher education, health and finance.

 

Employing Older Workers

A guide by the Department for Work and Pensions to help employers recruit older workers.

 

Working Families

Helps working parents/carers and their employers find a better balance between responsibilities at home and work.

 

Money Saving Expert

Martin Lewis’ free site gives information on saving money.

 

The Money Advice Service

The Money Advice Service provides information and guidance on managing money and finances. It has a number of tools and calculators to help people work through their finances.

 

Government: State Pension Information

Government information on the state pension

 

Worksmart

Worksmart is a TUC website with a range of helpful information about employment rights, including dealing with age discrimination and negotiating flexible working arrangements, and has links to other relevant parts of the TUC website