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This well-known resource can be used to help contextualise the world of work alongside curriculum study – and support young people in making informed decisions.
We’re excited to be able to give our key partners and stakeholders an introduction to The Careers & Enterprise Company’s latest programme – equipping Careers Leaders to embed sustainable parental engagement methods in their everyday practice.
The Gatsby Foundation has produced a series of short films that provide top tips for parents from parents about how to support children with their career decisions. Each film tells the story of the parents of some famous faces and how they supported their children with their career decisions.
An activity which builds on students’ first one-to-one meeting with the Careers Adviser, with a second meeting between the Careers Adviser, the student and their parents.
Tips and advice on planning engagement activities, how to communicate with parents, engaging with hard-to-reach parents and increasing the visibility of your careers offer.
A Q&A session with a panel of employers to encourage parents to explore careers relating to a particular subject, skill or industry area with their child.
How to collect and analyse evidence on the effectiveness of your parental engagement activities, for example, through surveys taken before and after events.
Follow four families talking to their children about next steps, helping you think about the role you can play in your own child’s decision-making.
A fun quiz to familiarise families with information about careers and education options.
Here are 11 practical recommendations to help you structure your engagement strategy and support the needs of different parent groups
A parent-friendly session where families can explore careers or education options with the school/college.
A low-pressure session where families complete the Family action plan or Pathway planner with support from school or college staff.