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Welcome to TECCareers Community

Seeking out our talents and following our dreams.”

An information tool for students, parents, teachers and local employers.

On this site, you will find useful tips and advice on how to prepare for your Post 16 journey whether that is an apprenticeship or full time education.

Click here to download our Careers Inspiration booklet for parents to support your young person and click here to download our Careers Guidance flow chart & next steps.

Watch our Virtual version of our Post-16 Parents’ Evening below (turn on sound)

Or you can download the Powerpoint Presentation here to use in your own time but make sure you download the file so you can hear the audio narration.

Resources & Labour Market Information

Click below to find useful resources that will help you to prepare for the different pathways available to you post 16. You will also find local, regional and national labour market information.

How to manage uncertainty and weather the storm

We know that many of you will feel concerned and anxious about what is going on in the world right now, first things first….breathe….now lets see how best you can approach this……….

Keep up to date with our weekly blog posts…

Resilience-How to develop it

Behaviours of resilient people Resilience means knowing how to cope in spite of setbacks, or barriers, or limited resources. Resilience is a measure of how much you want something and how much you are willing, and able, to overcome obstacles to get it. It has to do with your emotional strength google definition Non-resilient: I didn’t get in to my first choice college choice…

Which College? Making your post 16 choice

You are currently faced with which college, choice, opportunity should you choose? Improved Decision Making Although we make thousands of decisions every day it is easy for the mind to wander, particularly if it is a difficult choice. We can become caught up in the process, over thinking what needs to be done, which leads…

Who are You?

Being aware of who you are and your hidden qualities is powerful. It provides evidence of your character and skills. Are you learning things about yourself right now? Self Isolation the withdrawal from the day to day life we have become accustomed to. The go here, do this, get that, repeat. A constant movement from…

Post-16 Providers


List of careers resources to access from home from LLEP; click here to download.


For more information and advice on how you can increase your self awareness; confidence and develop a CV

TECCareers Community

What do you think of our careers provision? 

We are always striving to provide our students with opportunities to develop well-rounded individuals who are prepared for life after Thomas Estley Community College. 

We value all feedback or suggestions from students, parents, staff, governors, employers/employees and would love to hear from you.