Careers Education, information, Advice and Guidance For Parents

We recommend that you take time to explore the Unifrog website with your child as it holds a wealth of information on careers, colleges, university, apprenticeships and opportunities for study abroad. Please visit www.unifrog.org Your child will need to know their log in details to access the site. If for any reasons your child has difficulties please contact Mrs D Maudsley.

Useful websites and documents:

Parental Guidance: is a website written by The Careers Writers Association that gives some useful advice to parents regarding their son/daughter’s future plans and has some excellent links to other, additional resources.

Careers Information

National Careers Service

Provide information, advice and guidance to help you make decisions on learning, training and work.

https://nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk/

Post 18/Further and Higher Education

UCAS

Whatever job or course you’re aiming for, find out about the different post-16 qualifications you can take to get you there

https://www.ucas.com/further-education/post-16-qualifications

 Apprenticeship Information

 The Apprenticeship Guide

The definitive guide to apprenticeships.  Help to choose an apprenticeship by industry sector, school subject or interest.

http://www.apprenticeshipguide.co.uk/

 LMI Information

Labour Market Information (LMI) is a useful tool to help research future jobs in the local area, understand the skills needed for certain roles and the demand for future employment.

  • icouldis a careers website which uses LMI for All to provide context alongside careers videos.
  • U-Exploreprovide careers guidance solutions for schools and colleges using LMI for All in Start.