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Resources for parents and guardians

The below resources have been tailored for parents, guardians and carers to help them support young people in making informed career choices.

May 2024 parent pack

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The pack starts with a look at careers in Early Years and Education and two routes into this fantastic sector – apprenticeships and T Levels. Also featured in this pack are two different organisations offering apprenticeships in sustainable roles.

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April 2024 parent pack

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In this month’s edition we hear from two young people in the technical education world – Isha, an architect apprentice, and Harrison, who is doing an HTQ course in Cybersecurity.

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March 2024 parent pack

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This pack includes insights from Alex, who finished a Design, Surveying, and Planning for Construction TLevel and is currently an apprentice pursuing a Civil Engineering degree. Plus, you'll learn about apprenticeships available at Arnold Clark.

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February 2024 parent pack

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The February issue of the Parents and Carers’ Pack is always an exciting one because we can bring you some of the highlights of National Apprenticeship Week, the biggest week in the apprenticeship calendar!

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January 2024 parent pack

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In this edition, we take a closer look at the T Level in Agriculture, Land Management and Production and the possible careers it could lead on to, as well as share information about Higher Technical Qualifications.

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December 2023 parent pack

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If your child is interested in the prospect of working with others in a fast-paced and varied role, our article on page 7 explores a selection of the apprenticeship opportunities that are available in the UK’s thriving events industry.

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November 2023 parent pack

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Welcome to the November 2023 Parents and Carers’ Pack. This 50th edition is, as always, full of useful information to help you support your child as they explore their post-16 options.

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October 2023 parent pack

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In this edition, we are lucky enough to hear from several current apprentices via some fantastic case studies across two different industries: Law and Early Years.

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September 2023 parent pack

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As we are start a new school year, we look forward to continuing to share information with you on the different options available to your children as they navigate further education and employment pathways.

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July 2023 parent pack

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In this edition we find out how best to support your child in searching for an apprenticeship and who to follow on social media to support them in their journey.

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June 2023 parent pack

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In this edition, you will find a guide on what to look out for and consider when looking for an LGBTQ+ inclusive apprentice employer, as we celebrate Pride month and remember that the apprenticeship programmes support everyone, something I am very proud of.

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May 2023 parent pack

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The May edition includes information about apprenticeship opportunities at the Royal Opera House, gives insight into apprenticeships in nursing and shares guidance on flexibilities around apprenticeship end point assessments.

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April 2023 parent pack

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The April edition includes highlights from national apprenticeship week 2023, gives insight into what life is like as an apprentice and shares guidance on career starter apprenticeships.

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March 2023 parent pack

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The March edition includes highlights from national apprenticeship week 2023, takes a look at degree apprenticeships and shares guidance on career starter apprenticeships.

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Parent handbook (Arabic)

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A guide to apprenticeships for parents and guardians which has been translated to Arabic.

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Parent handbook (Latvian)

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201KB

A guide to apprenticeships for parents and guardians which has been translated to Latvian.

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Parent handbook (Pashto)

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271KB

A guide to apprenticeships for parents and guardians which has been translated to Pashto.

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Parent handbook (Romanian)

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A guide to apprenticeships for parents and guardians which has been translated to Romanian.

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Parent handbook (Urdu)

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A guide to apprenticeships for parents and guardians which has been translated to Urdu.

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Parent handbook (Polish)

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A guide to apprenticeships for parents and guardians which has been translated to Polish.

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Parent handbook (Dari)

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A guide to apprenticeships for parents and guardians which has been translated to Dari.

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