Parents

Tuesday 9/2/21 11.10am – Amazing Apprenticeships Big Assembly, register here:  http://www.bigassembly.org

Help to find an apprenticeship:  https://www.gov.uk/apply-apprenticeship

Job searches:  www.jobhelp.campaign.gov.uk

Help to find a traineeship: www.gov.uk/find-traineeship

Information on the new T Levels (a more academic form of apprenticeship): https://www.tlevels.gov.uk
T Levels | The Next Level Qualification
T Levels are a new, 2-year qualification designed to give 16 to 19 year olds a head start towards the career they want.
www.tlevels.gov.uk

These are age-appropriate video lessons on the really useful website, Career Pilot, for you to do together to help you to start guiding your child on their career journey. Just choose the correct year group to the link.

https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/information/help-and-support/start-here-by-year-group

https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/stories/y7-researching-jobs-and-careers-45-mins-online-lesson

https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/stories/y8-researching-skills-and-jobs-45-mins-online-lesson

https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/stories/y9-helping-you-prepare-for-a-future-career-45-mins-online-lesson

https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/stories/y10-getting-ready-for-your-post-16-choices-45min-online-lesson

https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/stories/y11-preparing-for-a-vocation-course-post-16-45-mins-online-lesson

https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/stories/y11-the-many-routes-to-degree-level-study-20-minute-online-presentation

https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/stories/y10-getting-ready-for-virtual-work-experience-50-mins-online-lesson

https://www.careerpilot.org.uk/information/help-and-support/careers-that-can-help-in-a-coronavirus-crisis#link-2

https://amazingapprenticeships.com/app/uploads/2021/01/Parent-Pack-Jan-2021.pdf

Register online for the latest Weymouth College virtual Open Day, Tuesday 2nd February from 5.30 pm  https://www.weymouth.ac.uk/events/open-day/

Click on the link for you to register for the “on demand” recorded Open House event from Yeovil College if you would like to virtually look around the college with your young person. https://yeoviljanopenhouse.vfairs.com/

British Army

Any students who are interested in joining the British Army, take a look at the link for Army Foundation College Harrogate, where junior entry soldiers go to train. https://apply.army.mod.uk/what-we-offer/regular-soldier/training/afcharrogate?cid=mail6573827075

Royal Air Force: https://www.raf.mod.uk/recruitment/apprenticeships

Royal Navy: https://www.royalnavy.mod.uk/careers/levels-of-entry/apprenticeships

Amazing Apprenticeships, a government-funded organisation, have many resources on their website – worth looking at with your young person, if they are considering an apprenticeship in the future.
Please following the following link to explore apprenticeships online with resources especially designed for parents https://amazingapprenticeships.com/parents/

Dorset Careers Live webinars – Jan 21st and Feb 10th 6-7pm

Following on from the NHS and JP Morgan, our successful series of Dorset Careers Live webinars is continuing into the New Year and we have two more employers lined up.

Click on the links for events for Years 10 to 13s.  See flyers attached with links attached to the Eventbrite registration pages (which will be sent invites to session in Zoom).

Feb 10th 6-7pm – STEM careers in Local Government with Dorset Council, https://www.eventbrite.com/e/dorset-careers-live-stem-careers-in-local-governmenttickets-132259300127

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