START in Cheshire & Warrington

Start is a free, online careers platform designed to connect 11-18 year old's with their future career potential. It combines the most comprehensive source of information with a personalised experience and career planning tools, helping our students to make more informed decisions about their future study and career options, as well as developing their employability.

Start includes:

  • A student profile: students build their profile and access personalised study and career information.
  • Modules: activities to guide students through the information on Start at the right time.
  • Up to date information: engaging content on what to study, where to learn and the world of work.
  • Locker: an online record of achievement to evidence skills for future applications and CVs.
  • Employability action plan: Students can set goals and stay in control of their career planning



Start Overview Video

You can access your Start Profile through the link below:

Start – My Profile (

This link has been tailored for our area so you can find out more about local events and the economy as well as accessing your Start profile which is now regionalised to you can find out more information about large employers in our area.