Inspira's roots are firmly embedded in helping young people in Cumbria choose the right path for them. We are embedded in the local communities, improving the employability of young people, their health and well-being.
If you are between 16 and 18, and need some extra support with what you are going to do next, get in touch with Inspira as our careers advisers and progression coaches are here to help you.
Work Experience, what is it and why is it so great?
It can be hard to find the right resources when job searching, that's where podcasts come in as a more enjoyable way of gaining career advice.
Do you think Traineeships might be for you? They’re an extremely viable option for students without a specific career goal in mind and need help to explore that.
An essential guide to apprenticeships for school leavers 2021
Wondering what your options are after year 11? Need help on how to apply to college and apprenticeships?
What you need to know about GCSE results day 2021
What you need to know about A-Level Results Day 2021
Here’s why it’s important to have a Plan B!
Inspira helps young people in all sorts of different situations, click to find out Katie's story.
Listen to Claire chat to Sarah from Inspira about what it is like to be a doctor, the different specialism and how to enter the profession.
NCS is encouraging young people to Keep Doing Good and volunteer in their local communities.
Lynn Johnson from Inspira, talks about her journey with Nathan, a young man from West Cumbria, who was unsure what his purpose was in life and career.
Anna Johnson, an adviser with Inspira, talks about how Inspira can help you with careers advice, information and guidance.
Ruth Sellick talks to Deb Naylor from Inspira about the benefits of learning languages.
Jason Savage talks to Inspira about doing an apprenticeship and being chair of the BECBC shadow board.
Sophie talks to Inspira about her decision to go to university, and gives her general advice about choosing a career path.
Liz Hunter talks to Karen from Inspira about being a physiotherapist and running her own practice.
Mike talks to Inspira about his career journey and travelling the world.
Sarah from Inspira talks to Charlotte about her journey to be a CNI Designer in the nuclear industry.
From school teacher to make-up artist, Rebecca outlines her career path and what it's like being an in-demand make-up artist.