Career options

What is the Kickstart Scheme and how does it benefit my child?

The Kickstart Scheme is a new temporary employment programme designed to help young people off Universal Credit and into work. Young people will enter a work placement with an employer and the government...  

Helping your child overcome gender stereotypes in the world of work

Gender inequality at work has perhaps most starkly come to light in the form of the gender pay gap, which has been a major news story over the last few years. Gender stereotypes are also a big problem...  

Helping your child work out what career paths to pursue

There is a world of opportunity out there – but for many young people, narrowing down all the options can be a challenging task in itself. We think the key is finding that sweet spot where skills...  

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...  

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