The Yeovil College team is committed to ensuring that our learners are ready for the next steps on their career journey. We work closely with the Heart of the Southwest Careers and Enterprise Company to ensure that we are meeting the eight Gatsby benchmarks of Good Career Guidance.
Supporting Young People Next Steps Support at Yeovil College
Introduction to Careers
We are extremely excited to welcome you to the Yeovil College Careers Hub. Here you can find out about all the brilliant work we do to prepare you for the workplace. At Yeovil College we have made a significant investment into establishing a strong Careers team, who will challenge and inspire our students to make the most of the wide range of opportunities available to them. We offer a careers programme, which gives our learners the chance to engage with employers and the ‘World of Work’, supporting learners to make informed decisions about their next steps. We aim to raise learners’ aspirations and to be ambitious, as well as supporting them to maximise their potential.Learn More
Industry Placements and Work Experience
The YC Careers Hub team is a dedicated team to support learners with their placements ensuring that learners have an opportunity to try out potential careers pathways and learn skills and knowledge in the workplace environment.Learn more
Resources, Contact & Grofar
Writing your CV, writing a personal statement, creating a careers action plan, learning how to effectively search for jobs are all valuable skills in the modern world and that is where we are here to help.Learn More
Safeguarding and Prevent
Our safeguarding booklet sets out our values and processes for safeguarding our students both in college and in the workplace. You can view our booklet here.
Watch our Safeguarding induction video here.
You can also learn more about our Safeguarding and Prevent policies and processes by clicking the button below.Learn More
SEND in Careers
Our Foundation students receive regular and supported careers, information, advice and guidance, where together they will explore opportunities available to them to support their future educational or work journey.
Click here to find out more about careers support for our learners with special education needs and disabilities (SEND).
Careers Support for Adults
Whether you are taking your first steps into a new career or you’re working towards a promotion, we are committed to ensuring you’re ready for the workplace by the time you complete your course.
Students from our University Centre, professional programmes and adult education short qualifications will benefit from careers information, advice and advice delivered by our careers team. Students will also benefit from a thorough induction programme, which not only covers careers, but also offers tutorials, academic support, personal support and progression.
We provide supportive, expert advice to help you decide what your progression and development plans are and help you to get there.Learn More
Careers Sectors and Strategy
Yeovil College is fully committed to ensuring that all learners acquire the skills, knowledge and attitudes to progress their career and achieve their best. Click here to find out how we will achieve this in our Careers Strategy.
For more information about your chosen career sector, including Labour Market Information, visit our Careers Sectors page.
On this page you will find out about all the different careers sectors that you can get involved in, career pathways and progression routes available for you as well as a host of sector information.