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Youth Friendly Employer Masterclass: Supporting Young Staff Working From Home

The Youth Friendly Employer Masterclasses is a weekly webinar series of live webinars with our CEO Laura-Jane Rawlings and guests […]

6 Tips on organising your day to build routine during lockdown / working from home

How can you stay motivated if you are working or studying at home? Or just spending (lots and lots of) […]

Looking for work – download the new careers booklet from Youth Employment UK

Download the free Looking for Work careers booklet from Youth Employment UK – your guide to planning, applying for and […]

Youth Employment UK Launch Parent Hub

Young people tell us that they rely on their parents and carers as one of the key sources of information […]

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Working safely during Coronavirus : webinars for businesses

The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy have launched a series of webinars for businesses to help them make […]

Youth Friendly Employer Masterclass: Supporting young staff on furlough or at risk of redundancy

The Youth Friendly Employer Masterclasses is a weekly webinar series of live webinars with our CEO Laura-Jane Rawlings and guests […]

New end-point assessment flexibility for calculated functional skills qualifications

The Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education on Friday¬†announced a new temporary flexibility that enables apprentices to take their End […]

Advice for parents – careers expert Julie Poppleton answers parent FAQs on their child’s next steps

Careers expert Julie Poppleton answers some of the top questions she gets from parents who are concerned for their child’s […]

“What key employability skills should my child be developing – and how?” Advice for parents

Employers are looking for employability skills in young people, but what are those skills and how can you help your […]

“My child wants to do an Apprenticeship and I want them to go to University. What should I do?”

Apprenticeships have come a long way, and there’s a lot to consider when choosing between Apprenticeships and University. This advice […]

“Help! I don’t think my child has made a good career choice” – Advice for parents

As a parent you know the skills and strengths of your child. Careers expert Julie Poppleton offers advice on ways […]