Careers Advice and Guidance

Do you need help exploring your career options? Are you looking for advice on what to do next? Perhaps you’re torn between two career paths, aren’t sure which level you’d be best suited for, or just really don’t know what you want to do. Don’t panic – we can help!

Our careers advice is provided by a fully qualified team of dedicated advisers who offer guidance and support on all things career-related. The team can give you information on suitable courses, options for higher education and details on our routes into employment, including Apprenticeships. We can even help you discover your raw talents, explore what really interests you and pick a career that plays to your strengths – before you even join the College.

The Matrix accredited team will also be on-hand throughout your course; offering all the information and impartial guidance you need to make choices about your education, training and work prospects. They will also be happy to help you write your CV and complete application forms, as well as giving you support as you prepare for interviews or apply to higher education courses.

Sitting within the Marketing, Business Engagement & Enterprise department, the Careers team has access to the College’s excellent employer links, providing a range of employer-led opportunities and work experience options to all of our students.

At every stage of your journey at City College, we’re here for you. Visit us at Kings Road, call 01752 305300 or e-mail

For more information on your career options and the pathways that could take you there, you can take a look at the National Careers Service or Career Pilot websites.