The student's unique profile is analysed against more than 600 careers and the closest matches are highlighted for further investigation. They can be 'favourited' by the student or replaced with closer matches. Any qualification discrepancies are shown and students may change the highest level of qualification they expect. This illustrates to students how important their school qualifications are in achieving their goals and career aspirations.
Focus On Aspects of Student's Profile
Students can choose to focus on particular aspects of their career profile: aptitudes, interests, talents and personality. By changing these options the career suggestions will be updated to reflect the student's preferences.
The What-If Tool
The What-If tool encourages students to see which careers become available to them if they reach the next qualification level, or decide to complete an apprenticeship.
Based on the student's selected current qualification level, what-if scenarios for the next highest qualification level are presented. When a student tries one of these scenarios, the career suggestions will change, and highlight new careers that become available.
Students can click on and explore each career to view extensive information including entry routes, video case-studies and salary.
As with careers, subject suggestions link through to extensive background information. Information for academic and work based routes are shown.
Salary and Labour Market Information
Routes to a Career
There can be different routes to reaching a career. The career routes section demonstrates the routes to a career as well as illustrating which are the more common paths.