Here are some useful resources and links to help support career discussions with your child:


Career Education Standard

The standard recognises the journeys children and young people make as they learn about the world of work from the early years to the senior phase.

Access this resource here.


The National Parent Forum of Scotland Career Education

This guide gives you important information about the exciting new programme of career education which started during the 2015/16 school year.

Access this resource here.

Find out about upcoming apprenticeship vacancies here.



My World of Work

As your child moves through secondary school, they have lots of exciting decisions to make about the route you want to take.

They might be navigating through their subject choices, or deciding what they want to do when they leave school. Either way, your future is in their hands. 

My World of Work is here to support them as they find their path – whatever stage they're at in your journey.

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