National Careers Service

NCS_Logo_RGB_03_HotpinkNational Careers Service is a government backed programme managed and delivered by Inspira in Cumbria and North Lancashire.

Aimed at every adult over the age of 19 in England, they can access information and advice on skills, careers and financial support

The National Careers Service provides access to independent, professional advice on careers, skills and the labour market. The service is available online, and through advisers on the telephone and face to face meetings. Through our Inspira centres, local colleges and Jobcentre Plus we deliver one to one and group workshops.

Through the service, anyone can:

  • Open a Lifelong Learning Account
  • Find suitable learning and training
  • Improve reading, writing and mathematic skills
  • Find out about funding to support learning objectives
  • Develop their CV
  • Improve interview and presentation skills
  • Progress in their current job
  • Understand the local job market


Click here to visit the National Careers Service website