Whether moving from primary to secondary school, or from school to a job or further education, transitions are an avoidable part of school life.

Transitions can be difficult and stressful for young people, who may worry about getting lost, dealing with the higher level of work and homework, or fitting in – the same concerns that parents/carers have for them. But, with positive support, these changes should be manageable and relatively stress-free.

Foster carers, designated teachers and social workers seeking more information on transitions can click on the following links: