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Choosing what to study can be challenging. Speak to one of our advisors to find out what your options are.

Advice & Help Centre

It can be difficult to plan the next stage of your life and there are some tough decisions to make.  The Careers and Connections Advisors are available to help talk through the options here at West Suffolk College before you start with us, and once you are on programme we are able to advise you on a whole range of other things including further College courses, University, Apprenticeships, Gap Years and getting into work.  The Careers and Connections Advisors also run the Job Shop where you can browse local voluntary and paid opportunities.

Our qualified Careers Team who are all members of the CDI, are working alongside your course curriculum teams to ensure you receive the very best advice and guidance, and labour market information for your progression into employment or further study.

Working together, the team will help you to achieve the following goals:

  • Attend 1-1 Careers Guidance session to help you plan your future
  • Understand your chosen industry landscape and the offering available locally nationally and internationally
  • Provide in-depth Careers Advice
  • Progression options
  • Course choices to help you start your journey
  • Apprenticeship information and opportunities
  • Job Shop, Employment opportunities
  • Application Support
  • CV and Interview Preparation
  • Understand and develop your character strengths and what they mean for your future
  • Gain an understanding of the Higher Education opportunities here at WSC and beyond
  • UCAS Support and University choices
  • Personal Statements
  • Student Finance – Advanced Learner Loan and Higher Education Funding

Help desk hours:

Monday to Thursday 8.30am to 5.00pm, Friday 8.30am to 3.00pm

Call us:

01284 716 354


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