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House of Lords social mobility survey for young people

House of Lords social mobility survey for young people

27 August 2015|Number of views (2221)
The House of Lords Social Mobility Committee has an online survey it wants completed by 14 to 24 year-olds who did not, or will not, study A-levels (or Highers in Scotland) and go on to higher education.

Helping people into work on the Isles of Scilly

Helping people into work on the Isles of Scilly

26 August 2015|Number of views (2386)
Prospects is the prime contractor for the National Careers Service in the South West, which includes the Isles of Scilly.

Gloucestershire Member of Youth Parliament Speaks Out

24 August 2015|Number of views (2135)
Last month, 31 July, members of the UK Youth Parliament (MYP) from across the British Isles descended upon the south west for the much awaited Annual Sitting, hosted at the University of Exeter. All 370 MYPs decided and debated on issues that make up their manifesto and will appear on the upcoming Make your Mark ballot.

What are you going to do for the next two years?

20 August 2015|Number of views (1898)
If you have waited all summer for your results and they are not as expected, what can you do? Whether your results are better or worse than you anticipated, you may now be thinking about changing the plans you made for your future. If you are, a great place to get help is Prospects, the education, employment and training company, working for Leicestershire County Council. Prospects offers a range of services, giving free impartial advice and support to help you take your next step.

GCSE results are in: could independent education be the next step?

20 August 2015|Number of views (1777)
After receiving their GCSE results, many young people will transfer from state funded to independent schools believing it will help them achieve greater success, but what are the benefits?