National Careers Service – Free, impartial careers advice available now

We understand that now is a very challenging time for many people and if your job has been affected by COVID-19 the National Careers Service can help.

The National Careers Service provides free and impartial careers information, advice and guidance to adults and young people to support their decision making about learning and work.

The service helps, encourages and inspires people at every stage of their working life, providing the right tools and advising on the right steps to take at the right time.

Through online tools, webchats and telephone appointments we help people to improve their job prospects and take control of their careers and working lives.

We help people explore career options and aspirations, understand the local job market and search and apply for jobs. We enable our customers to identify their skills and strengths and develop an action plan that will help them achieve their career goals.

The National Careers Service is available to everyone, including those currently affected by
furlough. We are able to provide tailored support for specific groups and to help those facing
redundancy or seeking advice and guidance to support return to work.

Contact Us

To book a free and impartial appointment with one of our professional careers advisers call
0800 100 900. Lines are open 7 days a week from 8am – 10pm.