Information for Parents/Carers

We recognise the important role of families when it comes to helping students navigate careers choice and are keen to provide access to careers newsletters, events, labour market information and careers plans. We recommend that families regularly check the following websites for information about the local labour market and post-16 / post-18 careers choices:

Unifrog Blogs
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The Parents’ Guides to

The Parents' Guide to is exclusively for parents of 14-19 year olds, providing you with the information you need to help your teenage children make the right choices after GCSE and sixth form. We have purchased these guides to help you feel confident talking to your teen about choices for the future. The full range of guides can be downloaded and used from the sections below.


Whole School Guides

Screenshot 2024 04 22 at 14.56.04  The Parents’ Guide to… Teenage Anxiety and Stress

Screenshot 2024 04 22 at 14.57.11   The Parents’ Guide to… Helping Your Child Stand Out

Screenshot 2024 04 22 at 14.56.53  The Parents’ Guide to… Apprenticeships


KS5 Guides

Screenshot 2024 04 22 at 14.57.21  The Parents’ Guide to… University

Screenshot 2024 04 22 at 14.57.30  The Parents’ Guide to… Exam Revision (Sixth Form)

Screenshot 2024 04 22 at 14.57.38  The Parents’ Guide to… Post-18 Options


KS4 Guides

Screenshot 2024 04 22 at 14.57.48  The Parents’ Guide to… T-Levels

Screenshot 2024 04 22 at 14.57.56  The Parents’ Guide to… Post-16 Options

Screenshot 2024 04 22 at 14.58.05  The Parents’ Guide to… Exam Revision (GCSE)


The Parents’ Guide to have also written a range of support articles. These have been written with parents in mind and can be filtered by area of interest listed below:

• Options at 16

• Options at 18

• Personal Growth

• Wellbeing

There’s also a search tool to find something specific. Please click here to access these articles:

Reed Careers Guide

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Tower Hamlets Young WorkPath Resources

The following documents contain links to sites with work/apprenticeship opportunities, recommended by Tower Hamlets Young WorkPath.


Apprenticeship Sites

Apprenticeships at Companies 


East London Parent Power

On behalf of Northeastern University London, Morpeth Secondary School and The Brilliant Club, we would like to warmly welcome you to East London Parent Power. Further and higher education can help your child to their dream career. You are the most important supporter of your child in education and beyond. We want to listen to you to find out how we can work together to support your child on this journey. You will have the opportunity to speak to education experts at East London Parent Power meetings and co-design group activities that will benefit your family. Parent Power groups in other areas have taken part in activities, such as tailored visits to universities, guidance sessions on student finance, and training on homework support.  

As a member of East London Parent Power you will: 

  • Receive information, advice, and guidance on your child’s educational options beyond school. 
  • Join a supportive and empowered community of parents. 
  • Discuss the changes you want to see in the local area and work towards making them. 

If you would like to find out more about East London Parent Power, please email: