Case Studies

From redundancy to promotion within five months, thanks to the National Careers Service

"This experience has massively improved my confidence, so much so I was promoted in my new job in just five months."

29 August 2017|Number of views (49)

Mark was an experienced, bi-lingual software developer working in the gaming industry in London. However, following a shock redundancy he was presented with the opportunity to re-evaluate his career goals and make the best use of his unique language skills.


Jane didn't know what a CV was, but thanks to the National Careers Service she now believes she can do anything

"Before I came to the National Careers Service I had no self-confidence, yet now I have, and I really believe I can do anything I put my mind to."

29 August 2017|Number of views (48)

51 year old Jane hadn’t been in work for over 20 years, and had no idea what a CV was before she received support and guidance from the National Careers Service.


National Careers Service helps one man realise his dream of becoming a social worker

"I have a bright future to look forward to and an exciting and challenging career in social work."

29 August 2017|Number of views (48)

After seven years of failed attempts to get accepted on to his dream university course, 41 year old *Aaron from Enfield succeeded first time with tailored help from the National Careers Service.


Prospects are giving people the confidence to work

08 August 2017|Number of views (186)

Before I contacted Prospects I had been out of work since 2012 and was supporting myself and my family on benefits, now I have overcome the mental and financial barriers I faced and own my own Raku Pottery store.”


Michael* has broadened his horizons

“I now know I can still achieve things.”

06 December 2016|Number of views (616)
Michael* was referred to the National Careers Service after his claim for Employment and Support Allowance was reassessed and he was transferred to JobSeekers Allowance.

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