This page can help you think about what you might want to do when you leave school
This can be an exciting time but also a confusing time if you're not sure what to do next. There are lots of people that can help. And it's important that you're part of any planning that takes place.
People that can help
Parents or other family members and friends.
Teachers - if you're at school or college. Ask to speak to the special educational needs coordinator (SENCO) or the careers teacher/careers adviser.
The leader of an activity or hobby you do might have good advice.
Norfolk County Council or an independent provider.
Help From Norfolk County Council
Post 16 Guide
This guide is for parents/carers but it might help you to get started. Click on the blue box to read more Transition from secondary school
You might be able to get advice and support from SENDIASS. Click on the blue box to read more and find how to contact them.
Education, Health & Care Plan (EHCP)
You might have been talking about your plans if you have an EHCP. If you haven't got one but think you should have, you can find out more and apply by clicking on the blue box.
Learn more about yourself and what you might be good at
Have a go at some of the fun activities and further information which might help you plan for the future. Click on a picture below to find out more.
Planning ahead and ten steps to preparing for adult life
The "People Who Can Help You" section and "Ten Steps to Prepare for Adult Life" can help you think about your plans.
Preparing for Adult Life
Information about planning ahead, getting a job, leisure and community, money, travel and more.https://www.norfolk.gov.uk/children-and-families/send-local-offer/preparing-for-adult-life
SEND local offer pages for children and young people
Lots of information for young people about health, education, work, money, free time and lots more.https://www.norfolk.gov.uk/children-and-families/send-local-offer/advice-and-support/local-offer-for-children-and-young-people
Read information and watch videos about different jobs and careers. Have a go at a quiz in the "Fun Activities" section. My favourite's the Buzz Quiz, what's yours?https://www.helpyouchoose.org/information/careers-information