Free career app for 15-19 year olds learn about themselves and the world of work. Discover your unique make-up of strengths and qualities, create your digital C.V., build your confidence, grow your network, learn new skills and access work and education opportunities. Now is the time to take charge and own your future – be someone incredible!
WHAT CAN YOU FIND IN THE APP?
--- Personalised careers advice and life skills based on your needs ---
University, technical training or an apprenticeship? Need help managing your money? Want support around your mental health and wellbeing? Need advice on the future of work and how to prepare for application forms and interviews? Personalise your discovery feed and get the best and most relevant help for you.
--- Build a digital CV that brings jobs and opportunities direct to you ---
Focusing on your personality, strengths, qualities and achievements, Fledglink app lets you build an impressive digital C.V. even with little or no professional experience. It guides you on areas to focus on and then smart matches you with jobs, apprenticeships, internships, work experience and events. Whilst you are waiting for employers to come to you, you can also browse and apply for current job opportunities in one click through our interactive career portal. Job searching has NEVER been easier.
--- Find out what your friends and connections think are your best strengths ---
Learn some deep and empowering truths about what people think are your most outstanding qualities by getting profile boosts. This feedback will feed right into your digital CV, improving your presentation to potential employers and helping the app find you better opportunities – but it will also give you great insights on your strengths and weaknesses and a big confidence boost.
--- Discover the best UK events to explore and further your career ---
We carefully select events to share with our members in the app. From talks, workshops, careers fairs and more – discover the events that will help you decide what to do next.
--- Get help preparing for interviews with practice tests ---
Work through practice versions of some of the tests employers might ask you to go through during the interview process. Get prepared and build the confidence that will allow you to smash your next interview.
--- A giant network of motivated young people ---
The old saying ‘it’s not what you know, it's who you know’ has never been more true. Fledglink members connect on app and in person. Now is the time to build connections so you can reap the rewards in the future. The Fledglink app makes that fun, supportive and unintimidating. A bit like social networking but actually designed to make your life better!
All this and more in the simple app that is transforming young people’s confidence and potential to succeed. Be someone Incredible today!
WHAT TYPES OF JOB WILL I FIND ON THE APP?
We work closely with some of the UK’s most exciting businesses to connect them with bright, diverse young talent – that means you! The types of jobs that you’ll find on the app are suited for those leaving education and entering work for the first time – or still in education and building up experience. So that means you’ll find:
– Work experience opportunities
– Apprenticeships (all levels)
– Full time first jobs (no degree required)
Some of the companies currently using Fledglink to find young talent:
– Network Rail
– Lloyds Banks
– Hanbury Strategy
– London & Partners
And many more.