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Plan your Career

Planning your career can seem a scary process.  But it doesn’t have to be. 

Take a look at the options available to support you with your career planning journey.

Options at 16

Access information about your career options after your GCSE's. 

Options at 18

Find out the career options you have after you leave school or college.

Options for career changers

Read our 7 steps to changing career. Learn how thinking of pros and cons and brushing up on your job search skills can help.

Options after redundancy

Learn about redundancy support available in Wales including ReAct funding, and how to handle redundancy.

Options for returners to work

Find out your next steps when returning to work, including career planning, options and job preparation.

Options for graduates

Learn about your career options after passing your degree. Options include earning money straightaway, continuing your studies or taking a break.

Discover your strengths and the jobs that match them:

Job Matching Quiz

Find out what jobs might suit you based on your skills, likes and dislikes.

Buzz Quiz

Take the quiz to find out your personality type and what jobs might suit you.

Know your strengths

Get to know what you are good at, including your skills and personality traits, what motivates you, and how to sell these to employers.

Explore your career ideas:

Think about subjects, courses and training:

Prepare for a job:

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Support Finder

Search for programmes that can help you improve your skills and work opportunities by using our Support Finder tool.


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