Careers Advice for Parents
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Giving careers advice to your child is hard. Careers are constantly changing; there are thousands out there and nobody knows about them all.
Plotr is a fresh new solution. Government backed and not-for-profit, Plotr exists to help your child make the best decisions - at every stage of their journey - by providing careers advice and inspiration tailored to them.
A general overview, with key activities to help your child develop very valuable employability skills.Parents guide
Plotr has 750+ career profiles exploring salary, qualifications, useful skills, what it’s really like, videos, latest trends & more... along with 1,000s of work experience, volunteering & entry level opportunities.Explore careers
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