Parents & Carers

As parents and carers you play a vital part in ensuring your young person gains the best information, advice and guidance to prepare them for Adult life once they leave Activate. This page should provide you with all the information you need to help support you.

As parent and carers you are welcome to receive any Careers Education, Information, Advice and Guidance that you wish to receive.

CEIAG Entitlement Statement for Students and their Parent and Carers

All learners at Activate Independent Specialist College will:

Take part in a careers programme that helps them to:

  • Understand their education, employment, volunteering and progression opportunities
  • Access relevant information and learning from taster activities, work skills and experience of work
  • Offer feedback and ideas on how to improve the careers programme

Have access to, and support with using careers information that is:

  • Easy to find and available from the Career Advice and Transition Team including the internet
  • Clearly labelled and referenced
  • Comprehensive, giving details of all progression into Adulthood opportunities
  • Unbiased and up-to-date

Obtain careers guidance that is:

  • Impartial
  • Confidential
  • Focused on individual needs and fit for purpose
  • Supportive of equal opportunities
  • Provided by people with relevant training and expertise