Are your children waiting for their Exam Results? There are lots of ways in which you can support them. Below is some guidance from organisations to signpost you in the right direction and to help them make the next steps in their Learner Journey.
Skills Development Scotland (SDS) –> Exam Results Helpline
- * Over the Phone Helpline
Exam Results Helpline Number: 0808 100 8000.
8am to 8pm on Tuesday 6 and Wednesday 7 August. 9am to 5pm weekdays from Thursday 8 until Wednesday 14 August.
Advice, information and support for young people & their parents.
- * In Person
SDS careers advisers are also available in person
Find your nearest centre by clicking here 👉 https://www.myworldofwork.co.uk/centres/
- * Online
My World of Work’s dedicated exam results section on their website.
Go to 👉 myworldofwork.co.uk
Career Information and Advice, Build a personal profile and Receive helpful updates and reminders.
What Comes Next? Advice on the next stages of your child’s career 👉 https://www.myworldofwork.co.uk/examresults
Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF) –> Understanding Exam Certificates
- * Credits and Levels are included in all Scottish Qualification Certificates
Understand the Framework to help make sense of exam results.
Understand Credits to assist in making the right career choices.
- * Information page and video 👉 https://bit.ly/2SHmCGJ
- * Interactive Framework 👉 https://scqf.org.uk/interactive-framework/
- * Old Versus New Guide to comparing qualifications 👉 https://bit.ly/2y9bKI1
- * A guide for parents and carers 👉 https://bit.ly/2Mcx47P
Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA)
- * A guide to Guide to Scottish Qualifications 👉 https://bit.ly/2LGOpq3
- * SQA Dedicated Results Page 👉 https://www.sqa.org.uk/sqa/78173.html
My Kids Career
- * mykidscareer.com
Help for Parents and Carers.
Find out about the jobs in greatest demand in Scotland.
Find out how to handle important career conversations with your child when it matters the most.
- * Lots of information in the lead up to, on and after Results Day 👉 https://bit.ly/2OqspSh
- * Excellent information for after your child receives their results 👉 https://bit.ly/2OqHbIR with tailored information depending on whether they have passed, did better than expected, didn’t do as well as they had hoped, or if they have failed one of their exams.
Forth Valley College
- * Information to help you advice your child on how to make the best decision for your future
They have specific information for all circumstances after your child receives their results 👉 https://bit.ly/2MebzDz