There's more than one route your child could take from school to employment. Knowing about the different pathways will help you support them on their journey to a career they will enjoy.
With fewer than 5 GCSE's grade A* to C (or equivalent) your child could consider:
- Jobs Growth Wales+ training
- Foundation Apprenticeship (Level 2)
- College or 6th form - vocational courses like BTECs
- Getting a job
With at least 5 GCSE's grade A* to C (or equivalent) in addition to the options above, your child could also consider:
We're here to help
There are lots of possible routes to a successful career. We can help you and your child explore the best one for them.
We offer face-to-face support in careers centres, libraries, schools, colleges and community locations.
We can also work with you and your child via webchat, video call or telephone.
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