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Recommended Resources - Parents

As a Parent/Carer or someone with care responsibilities, you are likely to be one of the most trusted and important sources of information and advice to your child. The resources below are designed to give you the tools to guide and support your child with their decision-making and the application process they will go through.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Mrs Lock

Further Education

The Hundred of Hoo Sixth Form - Please see our Sixth Form tab for more information

Colleges

Pupils will have the opportunity to visit and apply for post-16 colleges of their choosing, including the two main providers in the local area:

Mid-Kent College

North-Kent College

Please be aware that there are other colleges with particular specialisms in Performing Arts, Agriculture and Animal Care.

Apprenticeships

The websites below provide information about the opportunities and benefits that apprenticeships can provide.

https://www.gov.uk/topic/further-education-skills/apprenticeships

https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeshipsearch

STEM

STEM Careers is a digital toolkit for students and parents. It supports the link between Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths subjects students study at school, college or university before moving to the world of work. 

Where can STEM take you?

Information for those with SEN

Careers Advice for Parents is a dedicated careers site, guiding parents and carers; there is a dedicated page that explains the options and opportunities available for students with SEN.

https://www.careersadviceforparents.org/p/sen.html