Careers Advice

We know that deciding what course to do can be a bit daunting. Our Careers Services is accredited by the matrix standard and our team of advisors are on hand to provide free information, advice and guidance to students. They can help you make the right decisions on your future career path before you come to college, whilst you are on your programme and when you are ready to leave us. Whether it’s dreams of progressing into work, an apprenticeship or higher education, the Careers Team are fully qualified to provide support for individuals from a range of backgrounds into successful future opportunities.

Careers Team Middlesbrough College

  • Tailored support on choosing a career, apprenticeship or higher education course
  • Access to a range of up-to-date online resources such as Career Coach which provides details on occupations and local labour market information 
  • Access to a range of prospectuses and printed information on progression opportunities
  • One-to-one appointments, workshops, drop-ins or phone call discussions from qualified and experienced staff

Our apprenticeship and training company, Northern Skills Group,works with over 2000 businesses in the North East and Yorkshire. Offering an extensive range apprenticeship frameworks, learners can expect to find the perfect apprenticeship thanks to our skilled team who can offer CV and job application support. Not only that, we also host weekly apprenticeship drop-ins within our on-campus Jobshop!

The decision on whether or not to apply to University isn’t something to be taken lightly. With so many options, courses and campuses available, it can be hard to know where to gather the facts.

The Careers Team are here to support with everything from information on the different options available, to the completion of a UCAS application, ensuring that the all-important choice is as stress-free as possible.

Helping young people to realise their potential within Higher Education


As a team we aim to increase the awareness of higher education opportunities and progression pathways for our young people at the College and help both them and their parents/guardians understand what higher education opportunities are available in the North East and beyond.

FutureMe is the programme of activities being offered to students. Students taking part will have access to a range of activities and events to support them in considering their future options and learning about educational pathways available to them.


We aim to allow students to: 
  • Have the opportunity to plan for their future and gain an understanding of what can support them in reaching their goals
  • Have access to high quality information and support to help them consider whether higher education is the right option for them
  • Have an increased awareness and understanding of higher education opportunities and progression pathways

Contact us

To speak to a careers advisor or to make an appointment, please contact:

Call: 01642 333477

Opening times

Monday to Thursday: 8.30am - 5.00pm

Friday: 8.30am - 4.30pm