Information, advice & guidance on creative careers

Having access to creative careers advice can open new doors for future progression.

The university offers a range of career activities delivered in schools including; career talks, individual support, small group sessions, targeted support and assemblies. Discovering more about creative careers, ‘have a go’ sessions, advice on higher and further education options and application advice are all covered.

If you would like one of our specialist staff to come and visit then please contact us.

Contact Widening Participation

Tel: 01202 363209 Email:

Please see examples below of the types of activities we deliver to schools:

Weymouth College Careers Week

Case Study – Published 12th Sep 14

Last term the Widening Participation team was invited to take part in Weymouth College’s Careers Week. Each year students in years nine and ten from various schools across the central, south and west Dorset area are invited to the college to take part in practical activities designed to give a taster of various employment sectors.

Some of these schools encompass a large number of students from disadvantaged groups with multiple barriers to accessing higher education. There was a diverse range of Further education providers and employers in attendance, all offering taster sessions in their area of expertise designed to give students some insight into the realities of what they did.

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