Harrow Virtual School for Post-16 students

Careers Advice for Care Leavers & Young People with a Social Worker

Below you'll find names of organisations which can guide you in your career.

Harrow Youth Stop

Here you'll find details of local vacancies, training, support with interview preparation and CV writing: Harrow Youth Stop


Propel provides care leavers and professionals with information on the kind of support available to them at colleges and universities across the UK. Propel is brought to you by Become, the charity for children in care and young care leavers: Propel.org.uk

National Network for the Education of Care Leavers (NNECL)

The NNECL works in partnership. They help young people in-care, or leaving-care, into and through their higher and further education. The NNECL provides advice, guidance and support and other services. You'll find further resources on the website and links for UCAS and Student Finance in addition to other useful information: www.nnecl.org

The Aspire Programme

The Aspire programme is a collection of free resources designed to help students make informed decisions about their careers, university, and further education. See the Aspire Guide, a 64-page booklet providing in-depth information on different career pathways and university.