"We may not be able to prepare for the future for our children, but we can at at least prepare out children for the future"

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Future Plans & Aspirations

Students are never too young to be considering their future plans and aspirations.  Students who have clear personal goals as well as strong career ambitions are more likely to make progress in collge, attain good examination results and secure an appropriate pathway to fulfulling their career ambitions.

Aspirations and career plans may develop and alter significantly between Year 7 and Year 11 however, having an ongoing dialogue about possible higher education and career choices can improve motivation, enthusiasm, increase aspirations and develop a goal for a lot of students.

Useful Information for Parents and Carers

The guide gives details of the key information you need from what jobs to consider, what educational routes to take after High Tunstall, what qualifactions are available and what future routes your child could follow post-16.

The Parent Pack gives a deeper insight ino apprenticeships and Technical Levels (T Levels), launched in September 2020 and fast becoming a very popular way of blending work with study.

The toolkit is primarily key information, sample documentation and helpful hints directed at students when they are ready for any kind of employment from casual work during to leaving school and preparing for the world of work.

We aim to provide our students with the most up to date, reliable and relevant careers information, advice and guidance to enable them to confidently make the right choices for themselves and help make the transition into further education and/or work as seamless as possible.

Your help and support in providing details of your own job role goes a significant way in helping us do this.  Please complete this survey so we can contact you in the future.

Useful Links

Careers Websites


Apprenticsehips and Traineeships

Faculty Links

Colleges and Training

Local Market Information