Information for Parents

Information for Parents

Parent's and Carers' Pack - Apprenticeship Information

HEPP Sessions for Parents

How can I support my child through their Higher Education application?

Thursday 7th October 2021 – 17.00 – 17.30 

Join HEPP for a 30 minute information session where you’ll hear how and where students apply for HE courses, and how you can support them as a parent or carer.

Benefits of Higher Education and how can I support my child to get there?

Thursday 13th January 2022 – 17.00 – 17.30 

Join HEPP for a 30 minute information session where you’ll hear about the different routes into Higher Education and its social, academic and employment benefits.

Understanding student finance as a parent/carer

Thursday 28th  April 2022 – 17.00 – 17.30 

Join HEPP for a 30 minute information session where they’ll explain how student finance works for Higher Education.

Open days and clearing – why they are important for your child

Thursday 7th July 2022 – 17.00 – 17.30 

Join HEPP for a 30 minute information session where you’ll find out why open days are important, what to expect at one and how your child can make the most of them.

The Parent Perspective: Careers Podcast

Episode 1 of the Parent Perspective podcast is out now! In this opening episode we’ll hear from special guest speakers on the topic of ‘How to support your child with their options this summer’, including…

Nicola Hall – Director of Education, Careers and Enterprise Company
George Anderson – Wellbeing Coach, Gen. Healthy Minds

In this episode we hear from Nicola Hall, Director of Education at the Careers and Enterprise Company, talking about the current careers landscape and her 5 top tips on how to support your child when exploring options. We’ll also hear from George Anderson, a health and wellbeing coach, addressing the anxieties parents have right now and the practical solutions to help. We are also joined by a brilliant panel of parents and carers, who will be asking questions and discussing our speaker topics throughout the episode.

The Parent Perspective: Careers Podcast