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My World of Work

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To make big decisions about their careers, people need to understand what’s out there, and what’s right for them. And with the world changing fast, they need the skills to adapt to new jobs, circumstances and opportunities.


The web service My World of Work provides trustworthy, expert information and advice – free to access at any time, for people at any stage in their career.


My World of Work is designed to help users to make informed, confident decisions about their future. The online service is designed around career management skills. Users can explore who they are and what jobs they’re best suited to. They can discover the opportunities they could tap into – from job profiles, vacancies and courses, to growth industries – and find out how to get there.  


My World of Work for parents:


When it comes to making career decisions, young people always turn to their parents for advice.


My World of Work is a dedicated section for parents. It shows how the site can help them spark career conversations with their child and explore the different routes and pathways that their child can take.


There’s information on:


  • Subject choices
  • Applying for courses and funding
  • Applying for jobs
  • Volunteering
  • How to help your child when they receive their exam results through our Exam Results Helpline