careers support through email and telephone – Click to view further information

Skills Builder recognises the vital role parents and carers have in helping their children to build their essential skills. The Skills Builder Universal Framework which provides a common language for building essential skills has been used to create Homezone especially for parents and carers.


The widget can be used to explore and compare key information about occupations to support the process of identifying potential careers.

The Careerometer widget provides access to a selection of headline data relating to pay, weekly hours of work and future employment prospects.

The data are organised by occupation: simply type in the title of the job you are interested in and the widget provides a series of options from which you can select the most relevant to you.

Careers scroll down to careers advice, click on browse job profiles to start your search. Click on the skills health tool. This is designed to give you information about your skills, interests and motivations in the workplace and help you think about the kind of jobs that might be of interest to you in the future. Information and advice is available on making your Option Choices. Quiz to help you work out what kind of person you are.