Career Advice

Making decisions about your future can be daunting.

With so many options and so much information, the process of choosing your next move can be more than a little confusing.

Perhaps you’d like to study a vocational course at college. Maybe you’d like to find out more about going on to university. You might be keen to earn while you learn and start an apprenticeship. Or perhaps you want more information on local career opportunities.

Whichever route appeals to you, it’s important you do your research first. By spending some time finding out more, you can help ensure you make a choice that’s right for you. To help you on your way, we have provided below a list of useful career pathways which cover a range of educational routes

Suffolk New College’s CEIAG (careers education, information, advice and guidance) programme is based upon the Gatsby Foundation's Good Career Guidance benchmarks.

Our Careers pyramid diagram shows how Suffolk New College students are supported with CEIAG and can be seen below.

Click above to open our Careers Pyramid

Click the above image to open our Careers Pyramid

These benchmarks are a framework of 8 guidelines illustrating what makes the best careers provision in schools and colleges. Further information can be found at

You can access our Careers Strategy here (downloadable PDF)

Careers hub "icanbea..." have created a virtual tour area of their site which gives you an idea of what it would be like to work in one of several major organisations in the area. click here to open the tour

Careers Programme 2021/22

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Contact our Careers team

Greer Hill -
Strategic Careers Lead

Land-based Careers

Career Pathways

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For further careers advice please check out the websites below by clicking on the logos below, which offer a huge amount of information, advice and guidance.