The first step is all about figuring out what you really want to do. In part this is about looking inward, and figuring out what you love to do, what you are good at, what interests you. However it is also important to get information about what opportunities are out there, and find out more about the careers you are considering. The resources here will set you off on that journey.

Maisie Williams speaking on ‘Don't strive to be famous, strive to be talented’

Angela Duckworth speaking about grit and resilience for success

Amy MacLeod talks on career advice for teenagers and importance of values

Advice on navigating careers

Making career choices for young people

Understanding careers skills

Videos about career pathways – learning about jobs from people

National Careers Service – careers helpline for teenagers

Careers advice on vocational and technical careers

NHS careers

The Incomparable Malala Yousafzai