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Nottingham Girls' Academy

Information for Parents

Here you can find information to help you support your daughter with her career choices for the future. Please contact the careers lead, Jenny Saunders, if you would like to discuss anything specifically or require information about something that is not covered here.

Careers lead: Jenny Saunders 


Telephone: 0115 748 3410


Switch Up Programme

Switch Up has created a free programme for people aged 14-24 in Nottingham that is aimed to improve the employability and lives of young people in the city.

The programme involves key aspects such as;

📝CV Writing
🎓Training & Further education opportunities
🥊Fun Boxing Fitness Classes
💵Help with funding for tools & travel
😃Networking with local businesses & sporting organisations

⬇️You can apply on behalf of your child by clicking on the link below.

Online form


Pathways to Property

To find out about Pathways to Property, please visit our website at

Pathways to Property are still accepting applications for its annual Summer School, providing students in Year 12 a great chance to develop your understanding of careers in property whilst gaining experience of University life and developing some key skills great for any UCAS or job application. Full details of the Summer School can be found here


Amazing Apprenticeships 

This link contains links to podcasts informing parents about supporting their children with careers choices as well as information about finance options when going to university or looking at apprenticeships.