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Useful Links for Students

PDE - Useful Links to Help Students and Parents


Staff Contact Names/Details


Curriculum Area Leader for PDE and Careers

Careers Leader

In-School Careers Adviser

Mrs Steph McCracken

Contact: 01733 263526 ext 1220


Miss Fasiha Ashiq

Contact: 01733 263526 ext 1120


Mr Richard Piper

Contact: 01733 263526 ext1142



External Links

  • Find out about all the choices at 13, 14, 16 and 18
  • Search for information on hundreds of jobs in twenty different job sectors
  • Explore routes to different qualifications

  • Browse the job profiles sections to research job titles/areas of work that you are interested in
  • It will give you information about jobs, pay, entry requirements; skills required and have links to other useful websites and labour market information
  • You can ring/chat to a National Careers Service Adviser for more help and information


  • A careers service offered through Cambridge University


  • Information about adult learning in and around Cambridgeshire


  • A national service providing careers information, advice and guidance to support decisions on learning, training and work


  • A website dedicated to young people to find employment


  • Guide to careers, education and student life


  • Shows you video clips and information on a wide variety of jobs and careers.  Shows people talking about the job they do, as well as video clips from larger companies/organisations


  • Information about options at 16
  • Search for university courses
  • Look for entry requirements/subjects required that you  may need for courses


  • General careers information


  • Click on the link below to get access to a Careerometer in which you can enter up to three Careers and compare things like salary, average hours, growth of the workplace etc


  • Information on what employers are looking for



  • Peterborough Skills Academy offer both Practical and Office apprenticeships to apply for, functional skills training and traineeships for students over 16



  • Information on becoming an apprentice, finding apprenticeships and a guide to apprenticeships
  • Includes higher and degree apprenticeships

  • Search and apply for an apprenticeship in England
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  • Potential career paths to become a finance professional: financial analyst to investment banking
  • How to start a career in finance
  • Suitable personality types alongside desired work experience and qualifications 
S1 Jobs Comprehensive resource provides practical tips for navigating career progression efficiently and effectively.