Careers advice sign in our Learner Resource Centre at the Peterlee Campus

Careers Advice Service

East Durham Colleges' careers guidance service is here to help you make the right course choice.

Matrix-QM-White-on-Blue.jpgEast Durham College is accredited to the Matrix Standard Award for information, advice and guidance; so you can be sure that the advice you receive in college is of a high standard.

The college careers service can help you:

  • Look at your options 
  • Choose a course or career that is right for you
  • Search for jobs
  • Prepare for employment with help creating a winning CV and mock interview training
  • Choose and apply to university

Careers Programme Calendar

We offer an extensive programme of careers guidance and support throughout the year. To view our latest calendar, please see the document below.

Careers Programme Calendar Leaflet

Drop-In Sessions

The College offers 'drop- in' sessions and appointments with our specialist careers advisor. Appointments can be booked via telephone, email or through Student Services.

Applying to Higher Education - Quick Checklist

If you are in the process of applying to study on a higher education programme, here's our quick checklist guide to help you work through the process. Please click on the PDF document below.

Applying to Higher Education - An EDC Checklist

Our Going to Uni Guide - Applying for Higher Education (HE)

For a more detailed guide on the process and timings on apply to study on an HE programme, we have created this useful booklet. Please click on the PDF document below.

EDC Going to uni guide - Applying to HE - What you need to know

Contact Us

Please call the careers advisor on 0191 518 8282 or email enquiries@eastdurham.ac.uk or find us on Facebook: