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Careers Guidance

The Careers and Employability team assist students with making decisions about course choices, job applications and career planning as well as funding further study. Students have access to expert advice and guidance on career options and choices from our qualified and experienced Careers Advisers via one to one interviews as well as workshops and talks.

Students can talk to a College Careers Adviser or a National Careers Service Adviser about:

  • Progression routes

  • Courses

  • Apprenticeships

  • Job Hunting, CVs and Application Forms

  • Interview Preparation

  • Career Planning

  • Employability Skills

  • Student Finance for Higher Education

Careers Resources

Students thinking of going to University have access to advice and information about the UCAS process, student finance for HE, useful tips on writing an effective personal statement and help with completing the online application. Information about University open days and events are promoted to students providing them with a valuable opportunity to visit and research HE institutions.

We have a range of careers resources to help students with job search and employability. This includes information about creating a CV, completing application forms and interview techniques. We also have prospectuses from many of the UK Universities and colleges, and a wide range of books and literature on a whole host of careers.

Careers Software

Our electronic resources help students to research career pathways and access careers related online packages.

Opening times:

Monday 9.30am-5.00pm
Tuesday 9.30am-5.00pm
Wednesday 11.00am-5.00pm
Thursday 9.30am-5.00pm
Friday 9.30am-5.00pm

Contact Us:

Where to find us

Student Advice and Careers Centre, Ground floor (Fairfield Building).

For more information or if you are a student who would like to make a booking please contact the Careers Centre on 020 8760 5859 or email us careers@croydon.ac.uk.

Are you an employer with a job vacancy or Internship opportunity?

At Croydon College, as well as offering our Apprenticeship service to employers, we can also publicise job vacancies and internships for employers to our students for you.

Please click on the following document to see full details of our service. Vacancy Advertising Service for Employers

If you are an employer who has a job vacancy or an Internship vacancy please could you complete either the Employer Job Vacancy form or the Internship Opportunity form and our team will publicise your vacancy to students in the College.

Please use text only and include the full details of the vacancy, the company/agency contact name, address and relevant telephone number.

If you are an employer who has a vacancy for an apprentice or you would like some more information on Apprenticeships, please click here.