NCL Careers Service
Careers Calendar of Events
Who we are:
Our Careers team offer all of our learners the opportunity to receive confidential and impartial information, advice and guidance. We want to encourage you to identify your career goals so that you can meet your full potential. We use the latest labour market information to help you make informed decisions on your learning, training and employment.
What we can help with:
We can help our learners to
- develop a career plan
- search and apply for jobs
- write CVs, covering letters, application forms
- improve interview techniques
- gain work experience and volunteering opportunities in the local area
- meet with employers, universities and training providers
- attend careers fairs and events
We will also work with employers and curriculum managers to coordinate, provide and deliver courses to local workforces in order to meet their training needs.
If you would like to contact a member of the careers team please contact us on 0191 2774652 or email NCLCareersservice@newcastle.gov.uk
We need you!
We want you to join our learner steering group to help shape the future of our careers service. We need your ideas and feedback to ensure that we are meeting the needs of all of our learners.
For more information, or to express your interest, contact us on 0191 2774652 or email NCLCareersservice@newcastle.gov.uk
Labour Market Information
Labour Market Information (LMI) informs us of new developments and jobs within a particular geographic area. It helps us explore careers, industries and businesses that operate in that area. You may find the links below useful;
LMI for All is an online data portal, developed by the UK Commission for Employment and Skills and currently funded by the Department for Education, which brings together existing national sources of high quality labour market information that can inform people’s choices about their careers.
Nomis is a service provided by the Office for National Statistics, ONS, to give you free access to the most detailed and up-to-date UK labour market statistics from official sources, where you can get the Labour Market Profile for Newcastle upon Tyne.
National Careers Service
You can also get information from the National Careers Service and their Explore careers section to find out what a job involves and if it's right for you. Contact the National Careers Service.
The National Careers Service can help you with your career, learning and training choices, they have several excellent links providing help with creating a CV and applying for a job.
Advice on job applications
How to find job vacancies
Find a job by networking
How to write a CV
How to write a covering letter
Top 10 interview questions
Newcastle City Council vacancies