Statutory careers information, advice and guidance services in Sunderland are delivered by Connexions Sunderland on behalf of Sunderland City Council.

Connexions Sunderland offers confidential advice and support services for 13-19 year olds (and up to age 25 for young people with special needs).

Connexions Sunderland holds the matrix Standard for Information Advice and Guidance Services in Sunderland.

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Discover a bright future with NAC Group and Johnson Controls

NAC are pleased to be offering job opportunities with the global manufacturing company Johnson Controls.

Candidates will be required to commence an unpaid four-week Traineeship programme on 19th October, which includes two weeks of work experience, prior to selection.

NAC Group - Johnson Controls

Foundation of Light - Work Study Programme

The Foundation of Light in Sunderland are looking for young people to join their Work Study Programme. The course is aimed at  those aged 16-19 years who are not in education or training.

Design Your Own Future Project

Design Your Own Future Project would like to recruit 6 young people aged between 18-24 living in the Sunderland area for the 2nd stage of their Project.

Personal Advisers in your locality

Do you need some help or advice about your course, career or any other issue? Connexions Sunderland can help. We have Personal Advisers who work in each of the following locality areas who can offer one-to-one advice and support on a wide range of lifestyle and personal development issues.

Get into the Creative and Digital Media sector with Creative North

The Creative and Digital Media sector in the North East is growing. Creative North are seeking dedicated Marketing, Graphic Design, Social Media and Web Developer trainees to join their team.

Sunderland Personal Advisers

Are you at school? Do you need some help or advice about your course, career or any other issue? Connexions Sunderland can help.


Connexions Sunderland are on Facebook.

Sunderland IT Apprenticeship Hub

Working in collaboration with Dynamo, Sunderland Software City, and Sunderland Council, Baltic Training Services have created a non-for-profit IT Apprentice Hub, which assists the North East’s IT businesses in taking on apprentices, providing them with a pool of appropriately trained and qualified young adults to recruit from.

Opportunities for young people in Sunderland to have their voice heard

In Sunderland we are committed to listening to children and young people. We want to involve you at every opportunity to ensure your voice is heard. 

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