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Helping young people make decisions

Help your young one to choose a career.

In this section

Subject, study and training choices

Learn how you can help and support your young ones with their career decisions.

How to talk careers with your child

Some tips on good ways to talk careers with your child.

What help should schools provide with careers?

What schools are required to do with careers education, and who can help and support students.

Get involved in career events and the school

Being involved with what is happening at your child’s school can help you support your child with their career decision making.

Disagree with your child's career choice?

What to do if you disagree with the career your child has chosen.

Influences on career decisions

Parents have the biggest influence on a child's career choice. Find out who and what else can influence a young person's career decisions.

Help your child find their career

How to help your child make good, thoughtful choices about their career.

Updated 22 Jan 2016