Results 2020


Careers Guidance and Support


The National Careers Service are running the Exam Results Helpline in August, to support 16 to 18-year olds who are receiving GCSE, A-Level and/or technical education exam results. Young people or their parents can call 0800 100 900 to speak to a professionally qualified careers adviser, for advice on their next steps during a critical decision making period. The helpline is available daily from 8am to 10pm. The Exam Results helpline will be available from 13th August until Friday 28th August. Beyond 28th August, young people will be able to access ongoing support from the National Careers service by calling
0800 100 900, visiting nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/contact-us or searching for the National Careers Service online.

Sources of support

  • Fledglink app provides digital careers advice, support and access to jobs and work opportunities for young people. Click here for a quick guide
  • Youth Employment UK have webinars to help Y11 and Y13 prepare for results day:
    1. A Level webinar 1pm 11th August
    2. GCSE webinar 1pm 18th August
  • Young Enterprise are holding webinars to support Y11 and Y13 students after results day
  • UK University Search are offering 3 webinars in the lead up to A Level Results Day covering:
    1. 10th August – Predicted Grades
    2. 11th August – Results Day Guide
    3. 12th August Clearing, Adjustment and Deferrals