Parental Guidance

Parental Guidance is brought to you by the Careers Writers Association and is a valuable resource for those who are thinking about their child’s career options. Whether their son or daughter is just about to leave school or college, is seeking a job or considering other avenues, Parental Guidance provides clear, concise and impartial information on the choices available – with resources including:

  • Useful careers articles
  • The latest careers news
  • Regular careers-related updates


  • Governors
  • Parents and Carers
  • Free
  • Benchmark 1
  • Further education and skills
  • Key stage 3
  • Key stage 4
  • Information booklets/sheets
Top tips
  • This resource is particularly useful for parents who are concerned about their child’s future – and the options available to them
  • Share the link to Parental Guidance with parents in your school, special school or college
  • Recommend regular visits to the site as resources and articles are added regularly