How do I find the right job opportunities for my child?

As a parent or carer, talk to your child about jobs that interest them. You can help them to research different careers or find out the skills and qualifications needed to do certain jobs using the resources below.

Once your child has some ideas about their desired career path, it's important to motivate them to conduct some research. You can assist them in finding out what qualifications or skills are necessary to pursue a specific profession.

In addition to helping them make decisions about their future career, this process will also contribute to the development of important decision-making skills that will benefit them in adulthood.

Swindon and Wiltshire – Your Futures

What does your future hold?

All young people including those with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) should be supported to achieve their optimum career outcome.

Having a job is about so much more than just earning money. It’s about feeling valued, becoming independent and personally fulfilled. Use the Swindon and Wiltshire Your Futures site today to help support your child to achieve career success in the future.