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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FE Careers

FE Careers is the largest job advertising site in Further Education, Work Based Learning and Employability sectors. It also has a Job Advice section, which includes practical advice, tips and videos on how to successfully get into and progress in a career in FE.


A Guide for Older Jobseekers

A resource which offers clear information and advice to older jobseekers, although it is useful for jobseekers of any age.


NHS Careers

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.


The National Careers Service

The National Careers Service is free to all adults, via a freephone telephone service 0800 100 900, by email or other web-based activities, or face to face at local offices. The website includes a Skills Health Check, a CV Builder and 750 Job Profiles. The NCS regional teams, and staff from the telephone channel, were partners in the Mid-life Career Review Project and tested a range of models.


National Careers Service Work Book 2013

A National Careers Service tool to provide you with useful information and advice as well as some practical exercises and examples to help you move forward.