Briefing for careers guidance workers

This briefing is for all professionals who provide careers support to young people – this includes staff working in schools, local authorities, the National Careers Service, Jobcentre Plus and local information, advice and guidance services for young people. It explains who young adult carers are, why they need specialist careers support and how careers practitioners can enable young adult carers to make informed decisions about learning and work. It also includes links to useful resources and others sources of information and support.