National Careers Week 2022: Go Further, for you.

4th March, 2022 Read time: Two minutes

National Careers Week 2022 has arrived, and it’s the perfect time for you to discover new opportunities in work and training.

Whatever your age, National Careers Week has something for you.  

For students and teenagers, beginning to explore your career options can feel overwhelming – how do you know which path is the right one for you? The good news is, there’s more than one way to achieve your dreams, and there are more options available to you than you might have thought.  

From A-Levels and Apprenticeships to T-Levels and Traineeships, and even more in-between, we have all the tools you need to get the jump into further education and employment.  

For adults, we’re on hand to help you realise that it’s never too late to make a change. There are so many ways to learn something new and get started on a whole different career path, no matter what stage you’re at. We’re equipped to help you unlock a better future, with a way of working that suits you and your lifestyle.   

With free courses, skills bootcamps, sector-based work academy programmes and more, you’re on the right path to finding the right path for you  


Booking an appointment with Futures is easy.  


Join our expert National Careers Advisers throughout the week for tailored sessions designed to teach you all you need to know about getting into a new career or industry. Whether you’re interested in Healthcare, IT or Construction, there’s a session for you.  


Learn more about the sessions available and sign up here.  



At Futures, we believe that careers advice should be freely available to everyone, at any age or stage of their working life. Here are just some of the benefits you can gain from reaching out:  



Does the thought of being interviewed send your knees knocking? We have workshops that can help boost your confidence. You’ll be provided with top tips on how to keep calm during interviews, as well as having the opportunity to plan and prepare for the questions your interviewers might ask.  


Personal Development 

We’re firm believers that everybody is good at something. If you don’t know what it is that makes you special – we'll help you to find it. Courses and qualifications are available for you to develop your knowledge – and when you’re done, we’ll help you to create a standout CV to show off your skills.  



If you’ve been struggling to find your get-up-and-go, our services might be able to provide you with the motivation you’ve been looking for. Sometimes all it takes is a nudge in the right direction to get you started.  


Goal Setting 

The question ‘Where do you see yourself in 5 years?’ can be a daunting one. No one knows what the future might look like, but with the help of an adviser, you can learn how to set realistic goals for your future. Whatever you want to achieve, we can put a plan in place to help you get there.  



Everything you do in life counts as experience – whether you believe it or not! If you don’t think your experiences match up to your desires, we can help you to recognise the value in your transferable skills, and put you on the right path to finding the career you want.  



More articles

Futures set to support refugees across Nottingham and Nottinghamshire
Futures for You Wins New Contract Providing Support to Children, Young People and Families
Futures for You Wins New Contract Providing Support to Children, Young People and Families

Today, Futures for You, part of The Futures Group, launches a new service bringing together the services of AskUs, Iris and SEND engagement to create a new Information, Advice and Support Service across Nottingham and Nottinghamshire, known as an IASS.

Read More