Local councils in Tyne and Wear provide statutory careers information, advice and guidance services to young people aged 13 to 19 (and for people up to 25 who have learning difficulties and/or disabilities) who live in the Tyne and Wear area.

If you live outside Tyne and Wear, you should contact your own local statutory careers information, advice and guidance services provider:

Redcar and Cleveland
Stockton on Tees

For more help and advice, you speak to your Personal Adviser, Careers Adviser or Participation Adviser at school or college.

National Careers Service

The National Careers Service provides confidential and impartial information, advice and guidance services. You can visit the National Careers Service website and get in touch by telephone, e-mail, web-chat, or request a call-back.

Call free on 0800 100 900 Monday-Sunday 8am-10pm or text 07766 4 13 2 19 (standard network charges apply). Lines will be closed on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day.