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

This service provides details of:

  • local vacancies
  • training
  • support with interview preparation and CV writing

Harrow Youth Stop


Discover what support is available for care leavers and professionals at UK colleges and universities. 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, support, and other services. See their website for further details and links for UCAS and Student Finance. www.nnecl.org

The Aspire Programme

Free resources designed to help students make decisions about:

  • careers
  • university
  • further education

They provide a 64-page booklet providing information on different career pathways and university.

Aspire Guide