In this article, we introduce a range of useful websites for finding apprenticeship opportunities and job vacancies.

Languages/Working Abroad




Motor Vehicle

European CommissionAll About LawInstitute of the Motor Industry
Aspire InternationalLaw CareersRemit Training
Jobs Abroad BulletinCilex Law SchoolCareers at Kwik Fit
British Council: Teaching EnglishW4MP – Working for an MPIPS International
Institute of Legal Secretaries and PAs
Skills for Justice
UK Parliament

Print, Publishing, PR &

Retail, Sales & Customer

Scientific & Technical Careers



National Council for the Training of JournalistsSearch individual retail store websites plus:Science Career Pathways
Chartered Institute of Public RelationsRetail ChoiceJobs in Life Sciences
PR WeekTalent Source Network
Creative PioneersNHS Jobs
New Scientist Jobs

Travel, Tourism, Sport & Leisure

Ship Safe Training 

Local Contacts

(Merchant Navy)

Leisure JobsAviation Job SearchChatham Jobcentre Plus
TUI JobsYHA Jobs & VolunteeringCrown House The Brook Chatham ME44LQ
UK CoachingPGLTel: 0800 1690190
The Outward Bound Trust
Jobs in HotelsKent Apprenticeships
Careers at Sea
CIMSPAGovernment ‘Find a Job’ Service
Ship Safe Training Group – careers at sea
National Careers Service




Finance & Public Sector

National Apprenticeships WebsiteFinancial Careers – GeneralBusiness Administration/Public
Find an ApprenticeshipInvestment 20/20Medway Council
Register here for local and national vacanciesFinancial careers websites includingUK Government
apprenticeships, work experience andJobs Go Public
Amazing Apprenticeshipscareers information.Kent County Council
UCAS Apprenticeship JobsBanks/Building Societies
Degree and higher apprenticeshipsBarclays Jobs
Not Going to UniHSBC Careers
Covers job, training and apprenticeship opportunities
across the UKLloyds Careers
Milkround  School LeaversAccountancy/Finance
Covers school leavers’ apprenticeships, higher /Deloitte
degree apprenticeshipsKaplan
EY Careers
Student LadderKreston Reeves
Work placements and internships for 16-24 yrsBDO
All About School Leavers – School Leaver JobsKPMG
The Association of Accounting Technicians
Engineering Development Trust
Science and technology placements

Building and Construction/





Digital Technology

Construction Industry Training BoardSpringboardGames Industry
Property Needs YouJobs in HotelsTechnation
RICS – Royal Institute of Chartered SurveyorsHIT TrainingIBM
CSTTWhitbread CareersAccenture
Property JobsHilton JobsQA Apprenticeships
Just IT



Education & Training, Teaching,

Performing Arts


Youth & Social Work

Arts JobsEnglish HeritageJobs Go Public
BBC CareersNational Trust JobsCommunity Care Jobs
Channel 4 CareersMuseum JobsLocal Government Jobs
Creative and Cultural SkillsNational Museum JobsKent County Council
Screen SkillsMedway Council
Star Now
Ideas Foundation
National Association of Screen Makeup
(film & theatre make-up)

Emergency & Uniformed 

Engineering: Electrical/

Environment, Animals &


Electronic & Mechanical


ArmyTomorrows EngineersEnvironment Job
RAFEU SkillsAnimal Jobs Direct
Kent PoliceCentrica CareersGuide Dogs
Fire ServiceJTL TrainingRSPCA
Royal NavyECITBKent Wildlife Trust
NHSBT Careers
IPS International

Health/Personal Services/ 

General Local/National Job

Social Care

Search Websites

NHS JobsKent Jobs
Skills for CareJobs in Kent
Hair and Beauty JobsIndeed
Medway Community Healthcare
Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust

Company Websites/Social Media Pages

Many companies now recruit online. Enter company names into Google to find their websites and look for “jobs/careers/corporate” pages.

Also use Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn to contact companies and find possible job opportunities.


Finding a Job in a particular Industry/Business/Service

Use Yell to find companies in a particular trade or business and send them your CV.