Careers Advice and Guidance at Fareham College

At Fareham College, our purpose is to ensure that every student succeeds to the best of their ability and can progress onto their chosen career. Whether you choose to go straight into employment, go to university or undertake an Apprenticeship after your time with us; our team of skilled and experienced Careers Centre Advisors are always available to offer guidance and support.

Choosing what to do after college is an important decision, so to help you consider your different options, we have collated a variety of resources and information for you to use. Prior to the completion of your course, all students are supported by our Careers Centre Advisors to explore their progression routes.

Employability

Are you thinking of entering employment after you leave college? Have you found your dream job, but have never written a CV or had a job interview? Are you looking for information on how to develop the skills and attributes that will enable you to gain and stay in employment and progress your career? If so, the following information and resources will help to equip you with the knowledge and skills required to enter the world of work.

Employability

Are you thinking of entering employment after you leave college? Have you found your dream job, but have never written a CV or had a job interview? Are you looking for information on how to develop the skills and attributes that will enable you to gain and stay in employment and progress your career? If so, the following information and resources will help to equip you with the knowledge and skills required to enter the world of work.

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How to find a job

CV preparation

CV writing

Strength and soft skills

CV template

Key interview questions

Telephone/Virtual interview

First face-to-face interview

Apprenticeships

Apprenticeships are an excellent option after college, especially if you already have a career in mind and would like to earn while you learn. Apprenticeships are available at different levels, so you can select the qualification most suitable for your experience and career ambitions. To embark on an Apprenticeship, the first step is to decide what industry you would like to work in. Register your interest today and a member of our Business Plus Team will contact you to guide you through the process.
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Apprenticeships

Apprenticeships are an excellent option after college, especially if you already have a career in mind and would like to earn while you learn. Apprenticeships are available at different levels, so you can select the qualification most suitable for your experience and career ambitions. To embark on an Apprenticeship, the first step is to decide what industry you would like to work in. Register your interest today and a member of our Business Plus Team will contact you to guide you through the process.
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Additional Resources

Find out how to find and apply for an Apprenticeship using this useful step-by-step flowchart. You can download the flowchart here:  https://www.fareham.ac.uk/looking-for-an-apprenticeship-flowchart/

Create an account, search for the latest jobs, apply and receive text and email alerts about your applications online. www.gov.uk/apply-apprenticeship

The Apprenticeship hub website contains lots of useful information, advice and helpful hints and tips on preparing for an Apprenticeship. https://www.apprenticeships.gov.uk/apprentice/interview

The Apprenticeship Guide contains brief summaries of every apprenticeship offered in England, plus general careers advice, real life case studies, employer advertising, a directory of training providers and much more. www.apprenticeshipguide.co.uk

Your central hub for all the latest apprenticeship information. Download the free Apprenticeship Pack, watch short films, download free posters and much more. Sign up to the newsletter so you never miss a free resource again! www.amazingapprenticeships.com

Find out more about the different types of careers available to you, receive job search advice and personalised help from careers advisers. You can also access face to face advice, speak to someone on the phone or chat online. https://nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk

Traineeships

A Traineeship is a bespoke study programme for people aged 16 – 24 who aspire to embark on an Apprenticeship, but would like some additional support to help them improve their employability skills and build their confidence first.

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Traineeships

A Traineeship is a bespoke study programme for people aged 16 – 24 who aspire to embark on an Apprenticeship, but would like some additional support to help them improve their employability skills and build their confidence first.

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CONTACT US

The Fareham College Careers Centre Team are here to support you. We are ready to answer your questions and should you wish to speak to us directly you can contact us by telephone on 01329 815200 or email at info@fareham.ac.uk.
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