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How to apply for UCAS and key dates: A parent’s guide

Will your child be applying to university for this year? Read on to find out about some of the things you can expect from the application process. 'Some key things for parents to know about applying...  

Supporting your child through their GCSEs

Is your child sitting their GCSEs this summer? Wondering what you can do to provide GCSE revision support as a parent or carer? Here are some of our top tips. 'How to support your child through their...  

Why do an apprenticeship?

Apprenticeships are increasingly becoming a popular option for young people considering their next steps. So why do an apprenticeship? Read on to find out. 'Is an apprenticeship right for my child?' Click...  

How to become a train driver

Train drivers do an important job, helping us travel around and get to where we need to be. Getting into this career will take a lot of dedication, but it can also be very rewarding. 'Being a train...  

Apprenticeships at IBM

IBM are one of the largest corporate organisations in the world, and are always on the hunt for fresh talent. Here, they tell us all about their apprenticeship scheme and how you can apply. 'An IBM...  

How to become a radiographer

Interested in a career in healthcare but not sure what other jobs you can do instead of becoming a doctor or a nurse? Why not find out how to become a radiographer? 'If you like helping people, radiography...  

How to become an electrician

If you are a hands-on person who likes to understand how things work, you could have a fulfilling career as an electrician. 'If you are someone who hates the idea of being stuck at a desk all day, becoming...  

What is learning style and how can it help me study?

As a student, you’ve been learning and studying for most of your life. But have you ever considered how you learn best?  'Knowing your learning style could help you to study better' Tweet...  

Internships vs graduate schemes

At uni or graduating soon? Then you’re probably starting to think about how to get your first grad job. You may have heard that there are many benefits of an internship, but graduate schemes can...  

Where can a religious studies A-level take me?

Looking at your A-level options and not sure what to study? Read on to find out how a religious studies A-level can not only be an interesting subject, but can also give you a range of transferable skills...  

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