Get a job

A job allows you to earn money and gain experience in a chosen field.

If you’re under 18, you need to stay in education or training at least part-time.

Choosing the right job

There are hundreds of different careers and sectors to choose from.

You can explore job profiles to find out what a specific role involves and if it’s the right fit for you.

Deciding to get a job

If you’re not sure whether going straight into work is the right choice for you, you can speak to a careers adviser.

They can help you consider:

  • the type of work that would match your skills and interests
  • the roles that would fit into your long term plans
  • what you want to get out of a job

Help applying for jobs

If you’re sure you’d like to get a job, you may be interested in our careers advice on topics such as:

Finding job vacancies

There are several different ways of finding job vacancies. You can choose what suits you best.

Find a job


Speak to an adviser

If you need help or advice around your exam results and next steps, you can call us on 0800 100 900 (8am-8pm Monday-Friday, 10am-5pm Saturday) or use webchat.