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Careers – Information for parents

Helping young people with career choices

As a parent or carer, talk to your child about jobs that interest them. You can help them to research different careers or find out skills and qualifications needed to do certain jobs. You can be a positive influence on your child’s choices.

Below are a number of different tools and resources you can access to provide your child with the information and support they will need in deciding on their next steps after Millthorpe.

The Post-16 Pathways Guide for 2022-23 is now available. This is a guide for young people, parents and carers on next steps after year 11.

Click the image to download the guide.






Amazing Apprenticeships is a leading organisation in the education sector, working with schools, colleges and employers, tackling misconceptions and promoting the benefits of apprenticeships and technical education.

Click on the logo to find out more.


Click on the image for all the latest information and resources for you to help your child to search and apply for the latest apprenticeship opportunities.


Also offered by Amazing Apprenticeships is ‘The Parent Perspective’ podcast – an exciting podcast series for parents and carers, helping them to support their children with careers advice and guidance. Each episode Rachel speaks to a diverse mix of parents, bringing their burning questions to expert speakers from the careers world. Together they uncover practical solutions and informative answers, to help you and your child make informed decisions on those all important next steps.

Parents’ and carers’ Pack – to access the latest Apprenticeship pack on helping your child to search and apply for apprenticeships please click here. 

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