Post - 16 Support

VIRTUAL school Support

The Virtual School has a Post 16 Education Support Officer who supports children in care to reach their potential following Year 11, up until they turn 18. The Education Support Officer provides this support in different ways, such as – proposing strategies and interventions to assist progress, leading on projects that support Post 16 CIC, delivering training to further education providers/semi independent staff and helping source the most effective provision for Post 16 CIC.


Futures can help young people who are not in education, employment or training. They can help people choose a career, get qualified or find a job. They work with individuals by providing advice, guidance and practical support that help people achieve their goals. Please click here to go the Futures for You website for further details.

Aspiration Champion

The Aspiration Champion Network is designed to offer young people an opportunity to receive bespoke 1-on-1 support regarding their education or career choices – a support service tailored specifically for them. Whether they’re looking for insight into a particular career choice, education options or wanting to undertake some practical work experience. By pairing young people up with a professional Aspiration Champions they will benefit from having access to their knowledge, experience (and their contact list!) to help them on their journey.

For further details click on link Aspiration Champion.hx


leaving care team

The Leaving Care Service offers advice, information, practical help and befriending to young people aged 16-25 years who are eligible to receive care leaver support. Personal Advisors are there to help young people prepare to live independently and to offer advice and support after they leave care. Please click here  to view Nottingham City’s Local Offer for Care Leavers.