Principal - Lesley Welsh
Principal - Lesley Welsh

GEORGE PINDAR SCHOOL IS PART OF

Information for Parents/Carers

Click here for: The Parents’ Guide To website. Here you will find a range of useful information on a whole host of subjects.

Click here to see their Guide to Helping Your Child Know What’s Next

 

 

Careers Education and Guidance
Useful Links and Information
Study Options
Apprenticeship Information
Researching University Courses
Volunteering
Enterprise

The careers advice for parents website is a great starting point to help your child
explore their potential.

Understand the range of job and employment sector profiles
https://nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk/job-profiles/home

 

Science, technology, engineering and maths careers
https://www.stem.org.uk/resources/community/collection/448560/information-and-links-parents-carers-careers-stem

 

Explore career videos, take the Buzz Quiz and focus on subjects
https://icould.com/

 

National online careers film and video library. Real people real jobs to help young people, students, teachers, career professionals, influencers
https://www.careersbox.co.uk/

Information about local employment trends/ local labour market
https://www.ynylep.com/Portals/0/adam/Stories/OhqqpV3Rg0aL68WCU08pNA/Body/83388%20LEP%20Labour%20Market%20Analysis%202021%20A4_single%20pages.pdf

https://www.ons.gov.uk/employmentandlabourmarket/peopleinwork/employmentandemployeetypes/bulletins/regionallabourmarket/january2022

Information about career sectors and advice about work and university options
https://targetcareers.co.uk/

Advise for parents/carers of young people facing options post 18. Emphasis is on higher education, but does give advice on other options.
http://www.parentadviser.co.uk/

Apprenticeships, applying to university, studying at college and the world of work
https://www.allaboutschoolleavers.co.uk/

 

Information on Apprenticeships
https://www.gov.uk/apprenticeships-guide

UK’s official graduate careers website, useful to look forward at what is happening in the graduate careers world, includes careers advice, information on jobs and work experience, postgraduate study, job sectors and student life
https://www.prospects.ac.uk/

Official data for undergraduate courses on each university and college’s satisfaction scores in the National Student Survey, jobs and salaries after study and other key information for prospective students
https://unistats.ac.uk/

Offers information and advice on applying to higher education
https://university.which.co.uk/

Database of university events for schools and colleges
https://www.unitasterdays.com/

Calendar of dates
https://www.opendays.com/

Guidance on applying for finance to support university life
https://www.gov.uk/contact-student-finance-england

Careers across the Curriculum