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Career Information Sessions for Parents and Carers

Are you a parent/carer of a young person who is thinking about their next steps in education?

Join our online career information sessions for parents and carers to explore the different educational and career pathways available to young people. With many paths to choose from, steering through the different options can be daunting. Our virtual information sessions feature a panel of curriculum experts, employers, career advisors, and students, ensuring a comprehensive view of support and opportunities. Topics span from understanding diverse education and career routes to translating them into real-world opportunities. Gain insights on A Levels, T Levels, technical courses, and apprenticeships, and discover the value of internships and work experience.

Topics covered will include:

  • Understanding the different education and career pathways available and how these translate to real jobs in a range of industries
  • Examples of journeys from college to careers
  • How to support a young person in their academic and career aspirations
  • The benefits and drawbacks of different types of pathways, such as A Levels, T Levels, technical courses, and apprenticeships
  • The importance of internships and work experience in preparing for a career

By attending these sessions, you’ll gain valuable insights into helping a young person make informed decisions about their future. Our team of experts has years of experience in education and career guidance and will be available to answer audience questions.

One of the benefits of these online sessions is that you can attend from the comfort of your own home. No need to worry about arranging childcare or taking time off work – simply log in from your computer or mobile device and join the conversation.

View our full list of events here.

Past Event Recordings

Queen's Award for Enterprise