Principal - Lesley Welsh
Principal - Lesley Welsh


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

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:

Science, technology, engineering and maths careers:

Explore career videos, take the Buzz Quiz and focus on subjects:

National online careers film and video library. Real people real jobs to help young people, students, teachers, career professionals, influencers:

Information about local employment trends/ local labour market:
Labour market in the regions of the UK: Sept 2022

Information about career sectors and advice about work and university options:

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

Apprenticeships, applying to university, studying at college and the world of work:

Information on Apprenticeships:

Helpful information about apprenticeships for parents and students:
The Apprenticeship 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

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

Offers information and advice on applying to higher education

Database of university events for schools and colleges

Calendar of dates

Guidance on applying for finance to support university life

Careers across the Curriculum