Careers Information, Advice and Guidance



At Shipley College all learners have access to high-quality impartial careers information, advice and guidance to make decisions about the next step that is right for them and to aspire to achieve their full potential. The careers programme delivered focuses on progression to learning at the next level and to develop skills, knowledge and experiences for employment.

In particular, in line with the Government's Careers Strategy which applies to learners in further education up to and including the age of 18 and 19-25 year olds with a current Education, Health and Care (EHC) Plan in place, will receive a careers programme designed to meet the 8 Gatsby Benchmarks.


Shipley College is accredited by


The matrix Standard is a unique quality standard for organisations to assess and measure their advice and support services, which ultimately supports individuals in their choice of career, learning, work and life goals.

Careers Programme for all students

Our Careers Resources & Support

  • Online Student Careers Resources
  • Access to Qualified Careers Guidance Advisers
  • Up to date Labour Market Information
  • University Workshops, Visits and Guest Speakers
  • Apprenticeship and Job Search Workshops
  • Progression Option Talks
  • Promotion of National Careers and Apprenticeship Week
  • Course specific events and Speakers
  • Work Experience / Industrial Placements
  • Mock Interview

Job & Labour Market Information

Our Recent Careers Campaigns

Careers Contact Details

If you would like to speak to any of the following;

Head of Student Services

College Careers Adviser

Connexions Careers Adviser

Please call: 01274 327281