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Leaving school

If you’re at the start of your career, get advice from Young Scot

A day in the life of a modern apprentice. How to balance studies and a part time job. Ways to turn a holiday job into a permanent job. Young Scot have got advice on lots of topics related to working.

Young Scot advice on working.

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Care experienced

Leaving school, leaving care

If you’re care-experienced, your school must start to help you plan what you might do after you leave school at least a year before. They should get in touch with people who could support you after you leave – like college staff and social workers. Check out our leaving school section for more info. 

If you’re leaving the care system, here’s some advice from Scotland’s Children and Young People’s Commissioner.

Leaving care - Know your rights

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Leaving school

Advice about further learning if you’re disabled


Lead Scotland help young disabled people continue to learn after they leave school.

Read how they helped Amy apply and prepare for college.

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Leaving school

My world of work – the help you need to make decisions about your future

Find out about jobs, volunteering, modern apprenticeships, college and uni courses, and what you’re best suited to. Get tips on CVs, applications and interviews, and watch films about what different jobs are like.

My world of work - the help you need for the future you want.