Here at NCC we are committed to supporting each and every student to achieve their career goals. We have a range of support and services at the College to help you prepare for your next step…

NCC+ Careers Zone

NCC+ is the College’s careers and advice service, available to all students. Thinking about what you want to do after College can be difficult, and our expert team of advisors are here to help each individual on their journey. Whether you are unsure of your options, want to know more about different careers or want support preparing for your next step, our NCC+ Careers Zone can provide you with the personalised support you need at each stage of your learner journey. You can talk to our expert team about:

• Personalised careers advice and information
• Volunteering opportunities
• Work placements and part-time jobs tailored to personal aspirations
• UCAS applications
• CV development
• Interview techniques
• Apprenticeships
• Gap year ideas
• And more!

The following document includes information on our Careers Programme and lists the main events that you may encounter during your time at Nelson and Colne College and what support is provided. NCC Careers Programme 2018-19.

NCC+ Work Experience

Work experience can help you to develop invaluable skills and experience of the industry you want to work in. It can help you build contacts and develop your CV, demonstrating to employers and universities that you have the skills they are looking for. We have a dedicated team of professionals who work with local employers and can help you to find the right placement for your future career aim. They can support with…

• Finding a placement
• Developing your CV
• Interview preparation
• Understanding behaviours in the workplace
• Getting the most out of your placement
• And more!

Contact NCC+

Careers Information, Advice and Guidance: Rachel Cox tel. 01282 440259 or email

Careers Leader: Wendy Higgin tel. 01254 354029 or email