C+K Chat

Chat provides support, advice and guidance for young people in Calderdale and Kirklees.

C+K careers advisers are based in most schools and colleges in Calderdale and Kirklees. They also work with young people who are not in employment, education or training. Young people and their parents/carers can either contact their careers adviser at their school or college or talk to a C+K adviser via our Chat service.

Advisers can help with:

  • Choosing subjects in Year 8 or Year 9
  • Exploring post-16 or post-18 options
  • Applications to sixth form or college and for jobs and apprenticeships
  • Writing a CV 
  • Information about different courses, careers and qualifications.

There are lots of ways to contact our Chat service:

Ring: 01484 213856
Email: chat@ckcareers.org.uk
Or use our Facebook messenger service:  www.facebook.com/CKCareers

Chat is open Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm.

How to get advice

If you are a young person, or the parent or carer of a young person, living in Calderdale or Kirklees, you can contact C+K for careers information, advice and guidance. 

If you live outside Calderdale and Kirklees and want careers advice, please contact the National Careers Service.

If you are from a school, college or local authority and would like your students to access MyDirections, please click on the button below for more information.