This popup #NCW2019 site holds quick links to all the resources you need to get started with your Careers Week planning & activities.

Our Sponsors

Please consider visiting our sponsor pages to find out more about the generous organisations who have year after year, helped Careers Week become what it is today!

Planning, Publicity & Printables

Week Planner

A quick & easy to use planner that will allow you to plot your course through the week, as well as communicate what is going on.

Social Media Pack

Everything you need to help promote #NCW2019 in your school or workplace. We have created a wide range of graphics you can use across all your Social Media platforms provided you follow the guidance in our information pack.

Primary Stage Posters

Download the neat pack of industry sector posters for KS2-3.

Careers Key Terms & Definitions

Some cool Careers Week posters outlining key terms and definitions used in Careers.

Student Participation Certificate

Celebrate the participation of your students in the NCW 2019 activities you have put on with an official certificate.

Your #NCW2019 Pledge

A4 posters you can download, print and complete to advertise your events during NCW this year.

I Want To Be...

Download and print these frames to fill in to show the world your aspirations. Tweet with the hashtag #NCW2019

Primary Stage Graphics

Download the neat pack of graphics for primary stage education to use on your website and social media accounts.

Promotional Flyer

Download the neat pack of graphics for primary stage education to use on your website and social media accounts.

Thank You Postcard

Download and print this double-sided postcard to send to people that helped you out during Careers Week this year.

Career Path Door Signs

Print this cool door sign to show what jobs and skills you have, besides the obvious.

Portrait | Landscape

Event Posters

A4 posters you can download, print and complete to advertise your events during NCW this year.

Inspirational Quotes

Some inspirational quotes from the latest crop of RBS graduates. Some wise words of advice that make great discussion starters, or just cool wall posters.

Save The Date Poster

Need a simple poster to advertise the date, and your involvement in NCW 2019? Download this A4 printable poster in portrait format.

Activities

T-Shirt Design Competition

Download and print the template for our T-Shirt design competition. The winning design will be worn all over the country next year.

Skills Suitcase

The Skills Suitcase is a great individual or paired activity to help students recognise key skills they may not realise the importance of. Can be used in conjunction with the Student Profile. Quick to prepare for and easy to deliver to groups of all sizes.

Careers Cafe

Careers Cafes are an opportunity for young people to speak to adults who are not teachers, who work in local companies. This is a great way to help give young people an insight into working life and different careers in your local area. Use this handy set of resources to help get your Careers Café project started.

Careers Crosswords

Our sponsors have created for us some great crosswords with loads of keywords relating to their industry sector to share with pupils. Clues are provided to make it a real learning experience and each is provided with or without a word bank to support younger students.

Who Can I Help?

Who Can I help? is a discussion and drawing activity for your learners in KS2 to help explore the key skills people in the real world need every day.

NCW 2019 KS4 Assembly

Check out our pre-made assembly for NCW 2019 here. Over 5,000 downloads last year made these some of our most popular resources.

Careers Wordsearches

Our sponsors have created for us some great wordsearches with loads of keywords relating to their industry sector to share with pupils.

About Me

A quick & easy activity to get kids of all ages to start talking about what they’ve got to offer besides exam results.

Employability Skills Challenge

The Employability Skills Challenge encapsulates two time-tested team activities with a key focus on employability skills. It can be delivered to any size of group, with teams of up to six students. Everything you need besides a little stationery is included in this download.

Job Journey App Challenge

This is your big chance for your students to get involved in National Careers Week and work together to create something special. The Job Journey App Challenge, designed for students in Key Stage 2-4, allows groups of students to exhibit their creativity and design skills with the chance to win some great prizes for your school/college.

Closing Date: 15 March 2019

Details on how to submit your entries will appear in the next few days.

Student Profile

Help engage your students with key employability messages regarding the importance of punctuality, attendance, behaviour and target setting. This booklet is ideal to use during tutor time over the course of the year to ensure students focus on forming good habits that will serve them well in the future.

Key Qualities Worksheets

Download these useful worksheets to use as discussion starters on: leadership, attendance, punctuality & co-operation.

Activity Evaluation

A useful evaluation sheet that can be used to review the quality and usefulness of employer engagements during Careers Week.

NCW 2019 KS2-3 Assemblies

Check out our pre-made assemblies for NCW 2019 here. Over 5,000 downloads last year made these some of our most popular resources.

Booklets & Guides

2019 Interactive Guide To Getting Involved

Have a look at our brand new NCW 2019 pre-mag. It's interactive and everything so click away. Advance warning, it is about 20 MB so might take a minute to download.

2018 Highlights Booklet

See what people got up to last year. Great inspiration for Careers Week in 2019!

Governor's Handbook

The Governors of any school, college or academy are legally responsible for, amongst many other things, ensuring that the organisation carries out its duties with regard to delivering Careers Education, Information, Advice and Guidance (CEIAG) to all pupils from the age of 11-19. Find out more about your role here.

Case Studies

The best way to find out the best of National Careers Week, is to check out what the best of the best are doing.

Careers Ed Booklet

Last year our guide to successful careers education in schools was hugely popular, having been downloaded almost 2000 times. However, big changes have come since in the form of the Gatsby Benchmarks, and we are proud to publish our 2018 edition, fully updated and revised in light of the changes.

RBS School Leaver Brochure

RBS have put together a new guide to help you understand the different ways that you can start your career with us, along with some top tips on how to apply.

2018 How-to Guide

Our pre-event booklet showcases lots of interesting ways to get involved with National Careers Week. Although NCW 2018 is over, it is still a great way of finding out ways you can get involved for next year. Click on the image to download a copy.

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