Resources & Useful Links

We aim to provide links to high quality information.  We hope you find the below links to further websites and resources helpful.  FESP cannot vouch for the accuracy or currency of this material.

This page will be updated regularly, so please keep checking back for links to additional resources.


Barclays Life 

Tools, tips and learning resources giving people the skills, knowledge and confidence they need for work. Includes an Educator Hub, Young People Hub and a Business Hub.

Cumbria Careers Hub

Cumbria Careers Hub work in partnership with a range of organisations to deliver quality careers education to every young person in Cumbria.  Set up by the Careers and Enterprise Company, the national body for careers education in England, in partnership with Cumbria Local Enterprise Partnership (CLEP) to better connect business and education and provide world-class careers education in secondary schools and colleges.

Cumbria Careers Hub are working to ensure every young person receives outstanding, relevant careers education throughout their time at school and college.

Hello Future

Hello Future offer impartial advice and opportunities to young people, their parents & carers and teachers & advisors across Cumbria, helping to explore their future and progression towards higher education.


Inspira is a leading employability skills expert, providing FREE professional careers advice and guidance. Over 21,000 people from Cumbria and Lancashire access their services each year.

Inspira can help you move forward with your career. They’ll identify skills, strengths, experience, aspirations, and any areas you may wish to develop. 

The Careers & Enterprise Company

The national body for careers education in England, supporting schools and colleges to deliver modern, 21st century careers education. Set up by government in 2015, their mission is to help every young person to find their best next step.

Tees Valley Careers

Tees Valley Careers is a Careers Hub and has a dedicated careers team that works with and supports all schools and colleges to implement high-quality careers guidance, to help young people make more informed decisions around their future choices.