P691 Teletext 691 Dec11 23:18:26       ————————————————————————————  ——— WRONG COURSE?  Dear Mike, I am 18 and have decided not to return to university after Christmas. I want to look for a job, but am not sure where to start or what career I actually want. I want to get out and start earning so I can have what my friends who got jobs last year have. What jobs are on offer for people with A-levels? Paul, St Helen's (by e-mail) ——————————————————————————————————1/5—— Write to Mike for careers info >>> A-Z OF TELETEXT p103 ITV Work Family Aber/Edin TV Guide
P691 Teletext 691 Dec11 23:12:15       ————————————————————————————  ——— WRONG COURSE?  Mike replies: You need to talk through your plans with a Connexions personal adviser so that you make some very crucial decisions for the right reasons. The Connexions service offers impartial advice and guidance to all those between the ages of 14 and 20. Book an appointment locally as soon as possible. ——————————————————————————————————2/5—— Write to Mike for careers info >>> A-Z OF TELETEXT p103 ITV Work Family Aber/Edin TV Guide
P691 Teletext 691 Dec11 23:12:24       ————————————————————————————  ——— WRONG COURSE?  Mike replies: While there are jobs, and jobs with training for those with A-levels or equivalent qualifications, you will need to demonstrate that you have interest and commitment to the type of work for which you are applying. A discussion with a personal adviser can help you find out the type of work that you are most likely to be interested in, and what vacancies are out there. ——————————————————————————————————3/5—— Write to Mike for careers info >>> A-Z OF TELETEXT p103 ITV Work Family Aber/Edin TV Guide
P691 Teletext 691 Dec11 23:11:48       ————————————————————————————  ——— WRONG COURSE?  Mike replies: The decisions you are about to make, and how you handle them, will have a significant impact on whether you are entitled to carry on full-time education in the future. Many who leave their undergraduate courses later discover an interest in a different area and wish to study again. With good advice and the appropriate action, you may be able to retain entitlement for the future. ——————————————————————————————————4/5—— Write to Mike for careers info >>> A-Z OF TELETEXT p103 ITV Work Family Aber/Edin TV Guide
P691 Teletext 691 Dec11 23:11:02       ————————————————————————————  ——— WRITE TO MIKE DRUMMOND  If you have a career query, Mike Drummond can answer your letters on these pages. Drop him a line at: Mike Drummond Teletext PO Box 32549 London W4 5TX or e-mail careers@teletext.co.uk ——————————————————————————————————5/5—— Write to Mike for careers info TELETEXT A TO Z p103 Work Family Aber/Edin TV Guide