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Your Future Your Choices

A guide for post-16 students on making choices for their future. Packed with tips and advice about university-level study, including how to make great choices, info about university life and how to prepare for getting a dream job.

Exploring Future Choices: Beyond your GCSEs

A guide for pre-16 students to find out more about their post 16 options and beyond. Featuring information on the different qualifications available and where you can study these, differences between school and sixth form, and the next steps at 18+.

Plan your path to Higher Education

This workbook is for post-16 students and helps explore the different higher education providers and courses available as well as detailing how to research the best options!

A Toolkit For Planning Your Future

This workbook is for post 16 students and details the online education and careers tool, SACU. You may know exactly what you want to do once you finish studying level 3 qualifications, you may not have a clue or you maybe somewhere in between, either way you'll need to make some decisions about what to do next and tools such as the Career Cloud Quiz or A-level match will help with this process!

The Personal Statement - How to write your way to success

Writing your personal statement is an important part of the university application process. This workbook, for post-16 students, tells you more about the personal statement and through using the activities and tips you'll be able to write a great personal statement that can help you get the university place you really want.

GROWS Apprenticeship Guide

Thinking about applying for a higher or degree apprenticeship after you leave sixth form or further education college? This is the guide for you. You'll find lots of information including how to apply and what you can do now to increase your chances of securing a place!

Supporting future choices: A guide for parents and carers

The education system can seem confusing. It can be frustrating to not know how to best support your child through the choices on offer. This guide aims to help you; it takes you through each stage of education, clearly setting out options, key milestones, and ways you can help and encourage your child.

GROWS Finding My Future Workbook

A workbook for pre-16 students that is packed with information and tasks that will help with future planning.

Finding My Future workbook resources

Resources to support the GROWS workbook, finding my future activities

GROWS Feedback Form

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Supporting Future Choices - Recording

This video is a recording of our recent event, Supporting Future Choices. This was a virtual event for parents and carers to help them support their young person when making decisions about their options after their GCSEs.

This Is Your Time Get Ready

A guide for students which shows you how to uncover your potential and stand out from the crowd, achieve your goals and discover your passions. An explanation of the extra-curricular activities that GROWS and other organisations offer and how you can get involved in these to get ahead of the game with your future options.