When you enrol with us you will receive the support of our careers guidance team within our Help Hub and you’ll be able to access Career Coach.
This is an easy to use, web-based tool that is designed to help
you gain a better understanding of careers choices. By providing
the most current local data on wages, employment trends, job
postings and associated education and training, it will help you to
gain greater insight into career options.
To access Career Coach please click here.
Guidance officer in college
The Careers and Pastoral team (CAPS) in college offer impartial
advice and guidance through group work as well as 1:1 meetings to
all students to help them explore the full range of post-16 options
available. Your Careers Guidance Officers will support you to make
informed decisions about your future.
We can help you in a range of areas
- CV and Job applications
- Specialist careers information and exploring your pathways
- Applying for Apprenticeships
- Job search
- Making speculative applications
- UCAS applications
- Personal Statements
- Interview skills
- LMI (Labour Market Information)
Your Careers Advisors in college:
Sara Morgan-Evans - Head of Careers and Pastoral Support.
Kirkley HallTel: 01670 841200 ext. 535
Laura Graham - Careers Guidance officer. Kirkley Hall
(Mon/Tues) Ashington (Wed/Thurs/Fr)
Tel: 01670 841200 ext 807/457
How to Contact a Careers Advisor:
If you would like some support contact your tutor or
email, call or text the CAPS service or just drop in to see us in
our office or ask for an appointment when we see you in a tutorial
Come and see us on our Open Evenings!
Northumberland College will be offering an impartial careers
advice service available for current and potential students during
Open Evenings. This service will be on offer at opening evenings
between 4pm-7pm in the Help Hub in Ashington Campus from November.
It will be delivered by Laura Graham, one of the Careers Guidance
Officers at the college. The service will be offered at Kirkley
Hall Open Evenings from February 2017.
15-minute time slots will be available for individuals to access
this service on a first come first served basis. Bookings are to be
made by email or phone call to the Careers Guidance Officer
Contact our Help Hub for course information, advice and
guidance by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org