About Us

Prospects Education Resources is based in Barrow-in-Furness and is one of the many faces of Prospects business, offering a range of services to schools, colleges, further and higher education institutions, nextstep, employers and many more engaged in the delivery of learning services.

Whatever your role in education, Prospects Education Resources can provide you with a wide range of materials and services to aid your work and enable you to make a greater impact on those you teach.

Specialising in careers education and employability resources with everything from books, posters and DVDs, to computer software, puppets and games, we liaise closely with a number of different publishers and suppliers to constantly source new, innovative products to offer alongside tried and tested favourites.

We pride ourselves on being unique in our ability to offer our customers impartial advice on which resources will best meet their needs, together with great customer service and competitive prices.

You can also view the resources at resource fairs coordinated by the team working with partners around the UK, or at the National Career Guidance Shows.

We cater to all levels, from Primary to Post-16, for all aspects of education including:

  • Careers education, information, advice and guidance (CEIAG) including NEET resources

  • Self-development

  • Personal, Social and Health Education (PSHE), including financial awareness and citizenship

  • Enterprise, including business and economic understanding

  • Teaching those with learning difficulties and disabilities (LDD)

  • Professional development resources.   

    We can also provide a review of your careers library to ensure it is up-to-date.

    You can also view the resources at resource fairs co-ordinated by the team working with partners around the UK or at the National Career Guidance Shows.

    Prospects is a leading education, employment and training company, working both nationally and internationally. We estimate we help more than one million people each year, through an extensive range of high quality services.

    We are one of the first and largest new public sector mutuals, with shares allocated to managers and staff, as an employee-owned company.

    Our services include:

  • Careers services for both adults and young people.

  • Advice and guidance for offenders.

  • The Work Programme, the governments major initiative to help long term unemployed back to work in the South West and London.

  • The largest Ofsted Early Years Inspection Services contract in the country. 

  • An extensive range of education consultancy and school improvement services.

    We are also widely recognised for expertise in event management, community regeneration and educational resources. Gabbitas, one of the most trusted names in independent education, is also part of the Prospects Group.












































































































































































































































































































































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The Prospects Quality Award in Careers Education, Information, Advice and Guidance

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01229 814 840

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