#CareerRefresh: Get professional advice
Everyone has the potential to develop their career. However, sometimes things get in the way and hold us back. Professional advice can be helpful in overcoming the things that hold us back. National Careers Service Advisers can help you make careers decisions and plan your next steps. They can support you to review your skills and abilities then work with you to develop new goals, motivate you to implement your plan of action and enable you to make the best use of high quality career related tools available, free of charge.
These days many roles need more skills and qualifications. This means making the right decisions about learning and development are more important than ever. We’re here to help you build on your strengths and improve your weaker areas so you can find a job or career that suits you.
Our expert advisers are knowledgeable, enthusiastic and provide independent help. The National Careers Service gives you the advice you need in the method you prefer; face to face, over the telephone or through the internet. Whichever method you choose, you’ll get the same quality advice that puts your needs first. You can access our services by calling 0800 100 900 (free from a public call box or landline) or visit our website https://nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk
for more information.
Prospects is the prime contractor for the National Careers Service in three areas: London, the South West and the West Midlands. We also provide the service in South Yorkshire, as part of the Careers Yorkshire and the Humber Consortium.
#CareerRefresh is a series of articles to help you give your career a kick start for 2015. Each day we will be looking a top tip from careers professional to help you find a career that suits you or grow in the career you have. Find all the tips by following #CareerRefresh on social media and share your own too.