Parents

How Parents Can Help Their Teenagers Prepare for Summer Work

Encouraging your teenager to work over the summer isn’t just about helping them make money (although that does have its advantages too). Assisting them in finding a summer job is about encouraging...  

A parent's guide to A-level results day 2019

Results day may be nerve-wracking for students - but let's face it, it's pretty tense for parents as well. If you want to be a bastion of calm in an increasingly frantic household, you've come to...  

Parents: Be ready for GCSE results day

Getting ready for exam results for the first time can be scary for parents as well as students! This quick guide will keep you cool as a cucumber as you help your little darlings prepare...  

Video: Work Experience: A Parent's Guide

Parents: for a quick guide to work experience and how it can benefit your child, take a look at this video. Teachers/careers advisors: if you're looking for a quick and simple explanation of the value...  

A parent's guide to apprenticeships

You’ve almost certainly heard about apprenticeships by now. But if you think they’re second best to a university degree, you’ve been misinformed! Apprenticeships can be a pathway to a...  

Different options for your child when they leave school/college

The first years of work are a confusing place for parents trying to help their children begin a successful career which fits in with their own strengths and interests. In this guide, we break down...  

How you can help your child develop employability skills

To succeed in the world of work, employers will expect your child to have certain basic employability skills (sometimes called “key skills”). These are skills which are needed to virtually...  

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