Supporting your child through the process of choosing study options and a future career is not an easy task. Whilst some may have an idea of what they want to do after school or college it is quite common for them to feel anxious and unsure of what future career path they wish to take.

Is it best to go to university or to try to get a job with quality training and good prospects?
Is help needed in identifying and developing potential career ideas?

Services for Parents

As a parent, you want to support your child the best way you can, to help them towards their chosen career path. So, if you’re looking for a quality career guidance company to help your child identify and shape their career ideas, apply to university or look for employment, then Ideas4Careers is the right company for you!

Our initial career consultation will help to identify natural talents and abilities and can be supported by psychometric profiling if appropriate. We offer Morrisby testing and Thomas Personality Profiling – please ask for details.  We also offer follow up consultations based upon individual need. Your named adviser can work with you and your son or daughter on a longer-term basis if you feel you need it.

Ten ways in which Ideas4Careers advisers can help your child.

  1. Identify and develop potential career ideas.
  2. Assist with GCSE or A level or equivalent option choice.
  3. Give career advice and guidance on different career pathways and progression routes.
  4. Raise aspirations, motivation and self-belief by offering direction and focus.
  5. Explore choosing which degree and which university.
  6. Provide knowledge of the local job market and trends.
  7. Assist with applications for employment or training.
  8. Develop self-belief and self-confidence.
  9. Teach personal branding – successful self-marketing to potential employers.
  10. Ongoing career coaching at times to suit you.

Read more about the typical areas in which we can help your son or daughter…

Visit our links4careers page for some useful websites for researching careers including information for parents.

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Our prices for teenagers (aged 13 – 19)

We offer two options:

Career advice and guidance
Career advice and guidance interview with supporting Individual Career Development Plan lasting 45 mins. Access to same named adviser via email/phone for three months following interview for follow up queries: £72.00 inclusive of VAT

Career guidance with Morrisby profiling
Assessments: 1 hr 40 mins carried out online at home followed by 45 min guidance interview with Morrisby report and Career Action Plan. Access to name adviser via email/phone or Skype for three months following interview for follow-up queries (for more info on Morrisby click here). £130.00 inclusive of VAT