Connexions

Connexions Bury-The information, advice, guidance and support service for young people in Bury.

Connexions Bury is the independent and impartial information, advice, guidance and support service for 14-18 year olds or up to the age of 25 if you have special education needs and/or disabilities (SEND). Connexions services are delivered by qualified professionals called Personal Advisers who will support you to develop realistic and sustainable plans that are related to your aspirations. Connexions Bury holds the Matrix, a recognized national award, which means, that it has been externally assessed as an organisation that meets the criteria of providing high quality information, advice and guidance.

Connexions is able to help you if:

In year 11, you are identified and referred by your school, because you need support with your post 16 plans.

You have left school and have no plans in place.

You have left college, employment or training prematurely and you have no plans in place.

You are attending college, employment, or training and you are thinking of leaving with no next steps in place.

They offer information, advice, guidance and support on:

  • Apprenticeships and Traineeships.
  • Jobs and Training
  • College courses
  • Careers.
  • Personal development opportunities.
  • CVs and application forms
  • Job searching and interview techniques
  • Money matters
  • Housing
  • Health
  • Teenage pregnancy and parenting

What to do next if you would like further information or help?

At school in year 11:

You need to contact your form tutor, careers teacher or support worker outside school to request an appointment, where the school has not referred you yet. Usually, your interview will take place in school.

Completed year 11:

You need to call into the Connexions Centre (no need to make an appointment) at 3 Knowsley Place, Duke Street, Bury BL9 0EJ. Opening hours are Monday-Friday 1-4pm.

Phone lines are open Monday-Friday 9am-5pm 0161-2537733

Email: connexions@bury.gov.uk

Website: www.bury.gov.uk/Connexions

Connexions Bury-The information, advice, guidance and support service for young people in Bury.

Connexions Bury is the independent and impartial information, advice, guidance and support service for 14-18 year olds or up to the age of 25 if you have special education needs and/or disabilities (SEND). Connexions services are delivered by qualified professionals called Personal Advisers who will support you to develop realistic and sustainable plans that are related to your aspirations. Connexions Bury holds the Matrix, a recognized national award, which means, that it has been externally assessed as an organisation that meets the criteria of providing high quality information, advice and guidance.

Connexions is able to help you if:

In year 11, you are identified and referred by your school, because you need support with your post 16 plans.

You have left school and have no plans in place.

You have left college, employment or training prematurely and you have no plans in place.

You are attending college, employment, or training and you are thinking of leaving with no next steps in place.

They offer information, advice, guidance and support on:

  • Apprenticeships and Traineeships.
  • Jobs and Training
  • College courses
  • Careers.
  • Personal development opportunities.
  • CVs and application forms
  • Job searching and interview techniques
  • Money matters
  • Housing
  • Health
  • Teenage pregnancy and parenting

What to do next if you would like further information or help?

At school in year 11:

You need to contact your form tutor, careers teacher or support worker outside school to request an appointment, where the school has not referred you yet. Usually, your interview will take place in school.

Completed year 11:

You need to call into the Connexions Centre (no need to make an appointment) at 3 Knowsley Place, Duke Street, Bury BL9 0EJ. Opening hours are Monday-Friday 1-4pm.

Phone lines are open Monday-Friday 9am-5pm 0161-2537733

Email: connexions@bury.gov.uk

Website: www.bury.gov.uk/Connexions

  • Parents and Carers Questionnaire

    Connexions Bury-The information, advice, guidance and support service for young people in Bury.
    Connexions Bury is the independent and impartial information, advice, guidance and support service for 15-18 year olds or up to the
    age of 25 if they have special education needs and/or disabilities (SEND). Connexions services are delivered by qualified
    professionals called Personal Advisers who will support them to develop realistic and sustainable plans that are related to their
    aspirations. Connexions Bury holds the Matrix, a recognized national award, which means, that it has been externally assessed as an
    organisation that meets the criteria of providing high quality

    Connexions Bury-The information, advice, guidance and support service for young people in Bury.
    Connexions Bury is the independent and impartial information, advice, guidance and support service for 15-18 year olds or up to the
    age of 25 if they have special education needs and/or disabilities (SEND). Connexions services are delivered by qualified
    professionals called Personal Advisers who will support them to develop realistic and sustainable plans that are related to their
    aspirations. Connexions Bury holds the Matrix, a recognized national award, which means, that it has been externally assessed as an
    organisation that meets the criteria of providing high quality information, advice and guidance.
    Connexions Bury is keen to find out how you felt about your daughter's or son's recent experience by you answering the following 23
    questions; it should only take 10 minutes to complete. Your comments will help us to improve our interviews and the service we
    provide.

    Complete Form
  • Young People Questionnaire

    Connexions Bury-The information, advice, guidance and support service for young people in Bury.
    Connexions Bury is the independent and impartial information, advice, guidance and support service for 15-18 year olds or up to    the age of 25 if you have special education needs and/or disabilities (SEND). Connexions services are delivered by qualified professionals called Personal Advisers who will support you to develop realistic and sustainable plans that are related to your aspirations. Connexions Bury holds the Matrix, a recognized national award, which means, that it has been externally assessed as an organisation that meets the criteria of providing high

    Connexions Bury-The information, advice, guidance and support service for young people in Bury.
    Connexions Bury is the independent and impartial information, advice, guidance and support service for 15-18 year olds or up to    the age of 25 if you have special education needs and/or disabilities (SEND). Connexions services are delivered by qualified professionals called Personal Advisers who will support you to develop realistic and sustainable plans that are related to your aspirations. Connexions Bury holds the Matrix, a recognized national award, which means, that it has been externally assessed as an organisation that meets the criteria of providing high quality information, advice and guidance.
    Connexions Bury is keen to find out how you really felt about your Connexions interview.
    Please help us by answering the following 23 questions, it should only take 10 minutes to complete.  Your comments will help us   to improve our interviews and the service we provide

    Complete Form