York College has been recognised for its outstanding careers work, having been awarded the national Quality in Careers Standard awarded under licence by Prospects.
Our careers offer is outlined in the entitlement document.
York College Careers Service is here to enable all students to plan for their future, make informed decisions and learn what’s out there in the world of education employment and training. Our service is free, confidential and supports your individual journey.
Our service is empowering, meaningful and inspiring. We encourage our students to reach their full potential and have happy successful futures.
If you'd like to know where courses lead or which course to choose for a specific career area, please visit our Career Mapper search page. Here you can search for your career, view insights into the labour market, discover the future of your chosen industry and look at live vacancies in the area.
You can also keep in touch and find out about what we offer and events we are running via our Careers Facebook page.
If you are the parent of a student, you can find our Parent Information page here where you can find general information about the college.
3rd April 2019 Parent Carer Event - Presentations
National Careers Service - The National Careers Service website provides careers advice and information on a wide range of jobs, training course resources and funding.
UCAS - Find universities and colleges using Where to study.
Job Centre Plus – Link to Job Centre Plus vacancies in York
Apprenticeship Website – Apprenticeship information, advice and vacancies
Ethnic Jobsite - Bridging the gap between employers and ethnic minorities in the UK.
Prospects - the UK’s official graduate careers website, 1,000’s of jobs and courses
Yearoutgroup - Explore your gap year options